Project Lead, Store Optimization - Northeast

Office Depot Boca Raton, FL
Responsibilities:

The focus for this role (Store Optimization Project Lead) is managing the fixture, visual, and merchandising components for all new, remodel and relocation store projects to insure all details are executed on time and on budget. This role acts as an onsite manager, but works closely with the Project Manager utilizing all tools (i.e. Critical Paths, Phase Plans, Bid Documents, 4 Blocker Updates, Project Checklists) to manage the various projects. This position directs all processes on projects and provides guidance to both internal (Office Depot) and external vendor labor resources. The position requires daily communication to Project Manager, store teams, and corporate partners. This position travels from project to project and can be needed at project sites up to 4 to 6 weeks at a time. The majority of the their work will take place overnight.

Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent education preferred and 3+ years experience

Other Information:

* General Computer Skills

* Ability to use MS Word, Excel, SharePoint and PowerPoint

* Self motivated with the ability to manage projects with little to no direct daily supervision

* Ability to work and travel remotely

* Ability to constantly travel for assigned projects

* Ability to effectively manage a setup/remodel team to hit noted deadlines and budgets

Pay, Benefits and Work Schedule:

Office Depot offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Office Depot is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, gender identify or expression, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.