Welcome to the Orvis Job Wall, where we update you periodically on the opportunities to be a part of the Orvis team. If you read this blog regularly, you’re probably already aware of what a great place this is to work—from the beautiful office building nestled into the Green Mountains, to the onsite bass pond, to the opportunity to run into Tom Rosenbauer every day. (Of course, I get to sit right next to him.)
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Retail Fishing Manager in six Locations (Arlington, VA; Atlanta, GA; Birmingham, AL; Pittsburgh, PA; San Jose, CA; Scottsdale, AZ)
The Orvis Retail Fishing Manager is a retail professional role model in attitude and appearance who drives sales and profit growth by providing a world-class shopping experience to all Orvis customers. The Fishing Manager assists the Store Manager in all management duties of the retail store, completes assignments delegated by the Store Manager, and is responsible for the daily operations of the fly-fishing department including coaching and training other store associates to be confident in selling fishing and outdoor products.
We are looking for managers who can establish, maintain, and promote Sporting Tradition activities that enhance our reputation in the marketplace as well as introduce new customers to this lifestyle through fly-fishing schools, casting clinics, and seminars. The successful Fishing Manager has experience developing relationships with local fly-fishing organizations, conservation groups, Orvis Endorsed Operations, and other partners that can increase customer traffic and the use of Orvis products.
Merchandiser-Gift and Home
The Merchandiser will develop merchandising business strategies and seasonal assortment plans of designated category(s) to maximize sales, profits and brand positioning for the Orvis Gift/ Home division. The ideal candidate will be thoroughly familiar with and appreciate the adventure and wonder of the outdoor world, reflective of the Orvis culture and customer. In this role, the individual will identify new product and/or business opportunities for Gift/ Home categories; manage communication across functions (Design/Product Development, Inventory Management, Sourcing, Marketing and Creative) and across channels (catalog, retail, e-commerce) to ensure the process is followed and timelines are met; review and approve financial plans.