Retail Project Manager (VA or PA)

  • Cannabis Jobs
  • Manassas, VA, USA
  • 24 Mar, 2021

Job Description

***This role is ideal for someone that started on a retail floor and worked their way into retail support or retail leadership roles.*** GET TO KNOW JUSHI We identify, evaluate, and acquire U.S.-based cannabis operations within each state to vertically integrate, produce, and distribute medical-grade cannabis formulations in the United States, offering patients and customers premium cannabis and related products. THE OPPORTUNITY Jushi is looking for a Retail Project Manager to managing projects and process deployment for New Store Openings ? from initial scope and needs assessment, to develop a process plan, to change management protocol. This role is ideal for someone that started on a retail floor and worked their way into retail support or leadership roles. This role is cross-functional across multiple aspects of Jushi ? you will interact and collaborate with Construction, Marketing, Retail, HR, IT, Security, and Finance, working to create workflows to align moving parts across the company ? to open retail dispensaries around the country. Curiosity is a plus, and this role requires project management software experience, with a knack for promoting the adoption of innovative process ideas. The Retail Project Manager is a critical role in the next phase of Jushi?s business growth and requires attention to detail, creativity, and excellent writing and people management skills. This opportunity will also involve: + Leading project planning sessions + Coordinating staff and internal resources + Managing project progress and adapt work as required + Ensuring projects meet deadlines + Designing process maps for communication and implementation + Overseeing all incoming and outgoing project documentation + Optimizing and improving processes and the overall approach where necessary + Securing growth opportunities and initiating new projects + Managing large and diverse teams + Managing new store openings and deployments + Creating/writing SOP?s, plans, etc? + Serving as a liaison to cross-functional teams both at the corp. level & retail level to ensure that organizational goals are met. + Drafting schedules for implementation of long-range plans and proposals. + Monitoring project progress, drafting and distributing periodic progress reports for leadership and stakeholders. + Maintaining compliance with applicable state laws, regulations, policies, and best practices + Performing other related duties as assigned EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE + Bachelor?s degree in Management, Business, or any related field preferred but not required + 5+ years of management experience in field-based project management for a company with a multi-site presence + Project management certification (PMP) preferred but not required + Experience in strategic planning, operations, and change management + Advanced skills in Excel and experience with CRMs + Hunger for knowledge with experience working with: Airtable, Monday.com, Zen Desk, Adobe, and other project management software and are comfortable integrating new platforms, implementation, and roll-outs across companies + You are flexible, adaptive, and resilient. + The ability and flexibility to travel up to 50% + You are ambitious, proactive, a self-starter, helpful and resourceful + Ability to coordinate and facilitate initiatives and with cross-functional teams. + High level of attention to detail + Ability to work independently and be a self-starter. + Effective communicator and influencer, both presentation skills and written. + Experience in process mapping and execution + Excellent interpersonal skills know how to work well with diverse and dynamic teams across multiple functions, e.g., operations, sales, legal, marketing, technology + Strong negotiation skills, striking a balance between being flexible and driving for results with aggressive timelines OTHER DUTIES Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice Jushi is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances. We offer benefit packages that may include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short, and Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, and 401(k).