PPG Industries PPG Paint Store Manager in Lubbock, Texas

At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $15.3 billion in 2015. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visithttp://www.ppg.com/.

Do you enjoy helping customers find solutions and managing a staff? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your customer service skills in a retail management sales role? Then show your colors to the world at one of our stores!

In this dynamic sales management role, you will be responsible for providing the direction, coordination, and evaluation of operations for one of our company-owned stores. You will manage sales and profits within the store and implement strategies designed to increase market share.

Additional responsibilities:

You will interact with other team members in a fast-paced store to insure that all goals are met and will be expected to understand and build solid relationships with all customers. Solid communications to bring ideas to life, to energize them, to make them exciting and vivid. You want your information (whether a solution, an event, a product’s features and benefits) to surface and survive. This is what wins business. Color matching techniques will be learned and/or enhanced as you will strive to meet customer demands. Achieve sales and profit plan by controlling expenses, working capital, inventory, shrinkage and growing net contribution. Focus on customer service by ensuring that high service standards are maintained and customer issues are quickly and efficiently resolved. Achieve and maintain a high level of associate engagement through effective leadership. Elevate your understanding of local market operations based on selling habits and customer base. Recruit, support, train, direct, motivate, discipline and manage store staff. Ensure that the appearance of the store's exterior and interior, including merchandising displays, are maintained to required standards. Execute sales initiatives and implement sales plans designed to grow volume and market share by fully understanding the customers' needs. Develop relationships within corporate departments for continuous process and inventory improvement.

Three to five years of successful retail sales experience including demonstrated people-management strengths.

Demonstrated leadership and customer service skills. Must enjoy being physically challenged to lift 40-60 pounds routinely and up to 80 pounds infrequently.
High school diploma or GED. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and internet applications.


PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. PPG is committed to providing a fulfilling workplace for employees, creating an environment for continuous learning and embracing the ideas and diversity of others. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.

PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

PPG Industries, Inc. offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG’s affirmative action plan by emailing ppgaap@ppg.com.

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Organization: *Architectural Coatings N.A.

Title: PPG Paint Store Manager

Location: Texas-Lubbock-Lubbock - Company Paint Store

Requisition ID: 1600006225