Store Development Manager (Store Dev) La Palma, California

Salary: USD70000 - USD80000 per year
A Japanese based home goods retail store is currently looking for a Store Development Manager to help establish retail locations through Southern CA. Locate new locations, negotiate contracts, and manage set up of new stores.

The Store Development Manager should be organized, detail-minded and have good knowledge of our company policies, procedures and standards.

Manager will assist in search of candidate properties for retail stores, contract negotiation, budgeting, managing designers/constructors, pulling permits, managing schedules.

Duties:
- Search for locations for new stores. Research surveys on locations.
- Negotiation, with developer, broker and other related parties.
- Assist in creating and coordinating project schedules and maintaining the process for project team adherence and accountability to timelines.
- Support changes that take place and maintain the vision of the VP of Store Development
- Assist in coordination of all projects, equipment, budgeting and purchasing.
- Creating documentation of projects, timelines, budgets and all phases of construction.
- Assist in Supervision of equipment installation, obtaining equipment detail and operating instructions for all projects.
- Ensure that projects are in compliance with State and Federal building codes, including OSHA standards.
- Monitoring or coordinating disbursement/draw requests with accounting/finance staff.
- Responsible for setting the example to other associates and motivate the team.
- Responsible for maintaining a professional, harassment free workplace, and holds others accountable for doing the same.
- Open communication with all associates and is willing and ready to continue to learn and grow as a person.