Want to belong to one of the fastest growing and most important industries?
Working in the retail industry enables you to choose many career paths and growth opportunities. Being an industry that impacts the United States economy in so many ways means that retail jobs and professional careers are available across the retail enterprise.
The NRF Foundation illustrates the many career paths available in the retail profession. From corporate level, to stores/operations, distribution/logistics, and many others – there’s a work area for almost every interest and experience level.
The National Retail Federation states “Career opportunities in retail are as diverse and creative as the industry itself, from large corporate entities with stores all over the world, to single-site entrepreneurial businesses.”
Retail work and career opportunities include a wide variety of skills and experience, from entry-level to executive-level positions, in these types of functional areas:
- Store Operations
- Loss Prevention
- Store Management
- Human Resources
- IT and eCommerce
- Sales and Sales-Related
- Distribution, Logistics, Supply Chain Management
- Merchandise Buying/Planning
Check out this video to learn more.