About Gap Inc.
Our past is full of iconic moments — but our future is going to spark many more. Our brands — Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, INTERMIX and Hill City — have dressed people from all walks of life and all kinds of families, all over the world, for every occasion for more than 50 years.
But we’re more than the clothes that we make. We know that business can and should be a force for good, and it’s why we work hard to make product that makes people feel good, inside and out. It’s why we’re committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, come grow with us.
About the role
TheDirector, Real Estate Growth &Operations leads the strategy and vision for our Real Estate and StoreMaintenance in our Gap Inc. North America fleet. This role will independently drive operatingstandards, procedures, square footage productivity, and other operational strategieswhich impact all brands for the future. This role will effectively manage financial budgets and programs inpartnership with other functions to ensure we deliver on time and fiscallyresponsible.
The Director, Real EstateGrowth & Operations will work to achieve operational excellence, and willenable teams to understand, celebrate and sell our product through a wellmaintained, right sized fleet and leads real estate initiatives deliveringgrowth. This Director will work closely with Store Operations & FieldLeadership to identify business needs and then provide the tools and resourcesnecessary to act upon them. Theywill inspire others and foster a culture of continuous growth and evolution.They will help us evolve from running stores to creating a Gap Inc. experiencethat’s an integrated part of our customer’s lives, setting us apart fromcompetitors and helping us drive results
Manages & Follows Up
on initiatives designed to drive external and internalcustomer satisfaction and business efficiencies.
Develops and manages budgetsesources
for Real Estate supplies, initiatives,remodels, and projects and travel.
Acts as a trusted advisor
to senior directors, keeping the Brandcompetitive while understanding the impact of initiatives on customerexperience, store workload, employee engagement, and compliance.
Analyzes opportunities, drives results
and measures the success of initiatives
inthe store environment.
Maintains working global knowledge
of competitor practices;provides benchmarking and key insights.
Partners with Store Operations Leadership Team
to define, prioritize, andimplement strategic initiatives in support of divisional strategies anddivisional financial goals.
with Field and HQ teams to determine opportunities for processimprovement.
Preserves Brand image and priorities
in stores, with customer asthe primary focus.
; provides thoughtful and timely feedback.
Who you are
Retail Store Strategy Development
-experience in developing and executingprofitable, holistic strategies and plans in global retail organizations withcustomer as the primary focus.
-hasexecuted unique and creative ideas that have successfully influenced storeproductivity.
-has demonstrated ability to find solutions todifficult or complex issues; can anticipate consequences.
-has navigated large, global, complexorganizations; can demonstrate driving results.
Planning, Coordination, Execution
-has integrated a largevolume of information into effective, productive, streamlined plans.
-has successfully led large teams of direct andmatrixed individuals.
-demonstrated executive presence, presentation,influencing, and collaboration with a senior leadership team.
-experience leading through significant changeand transformation to move an organization forward.
-proven ability of influencing at all levels andmaking decisions cross-functionally in a matrix environment where speed iscrucial.
-proven track record of assessing, attractingand developing best-in-industry leaders and teams.
Benefits at Gap Inc.
- Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta for all employees.
- One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
- Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
- Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
- Employee stock purchase plan.*
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
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*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. In 2016, Gap Inc. was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign for the thirteeth consecutive year and was the sole winner of the Catalyst award for equality in the workplace in 2016.