Specialized Recruiting for the Shooting Industry

HeadHunters NW, the premier executive recruiting firm focused exclusively and deliberately on talent acquisition for the shooting, hunting, and outdoor industry, is seeking to fill a unique Director of Merchandising role in the shooting sports industry, located in Arizona.

“This Director of Merchandising opportunity is perfect for the individual ready to take their purchasing, marketing, and negotiation skills to the next level,” said HeadHunters NW President Shaylene Keiner. “This important succession planning role promises to impact the industry in myriad positive ways,” she stated.

The Director of Merchandising will lead, guide, and advise an experienced team of senior and manager-level buyers. “Do people say you have amazing relationship skills?” asked Keiner. “While representing the largest and most innovative wholesale distributor of firearms in the U.S., you will refine your talent while hosting and building lifelong bonds,” she said. “If you have a big-picture mindset combined with the traditional values of excellent customer service, this is your home. Plus, you will share in guiding the sales of literally hundreds of thousands of firearms offerings, ranging from small, limited runs to expansive exclusives.”

This role is managed exclusively by Shaylene Keiner, HeadHunters NW President, due to the sensitive nature and critical fit required. “Although the title is ‘director,’ the potential is much greater. We expect conversations at the VP level for this position, and that’s one of the many things that makes this such an amazing opportunity,” Keiner commented. “We seek an individual who exhibits humility, a heart of service, and whose behaviors are not self-serving but instead focused on team and family. This trusted person will demonstrate the highest integrity—someone who lives by their word as their bond and who is decisive yet open-minded. We expect them to have years of experience in our industry and understand its cyclical trends. Loyalty matters.” she added.

This Director of Merchandising role represents a retained search by HeadHunters NW. The process offers confidentiality to individuals and a broader reach to the employer by using HeadHunters NW as a conduit. Individuals who wish to be considered will work closely with HeadHunters NW. All conversations are confidential, and no resumes are sent to the employer without prior permission.

To learn more or have a confidential discussion, please contact HeadHunters NW President Shaylene Keiner by email at Shaylene@HeadHuntersNW.com or by phone at 503-551-7114.

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About HeadHunters NW

HeadHunters NW recruits talent for Fortune 500 corporations, venture, and private equity groups, family-owned businesses, and non-profits while uncovering talent for C-suite roles, vital management positions, and more. HeadHunters NW discovers thriving candidates from various industries, functions, and regions and places them in influential roles in the shooting, hunting, and outdoor industry. People who can drive your objectives to the next level are within our reach, and we secure them for you swiftly. HeadHunters NW helps you hire the best talent for your team in your set timeframe.


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