Manager, Large Commercial Project in Vancouver, WA at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

We are looking for a Manager, Large Commercial Projects.   The Large Commercial Project Manager is responsible for identifying and managing large scale commercial projects across internal and external stakeholders to ensure that large and important accounts receive products, services and technical service within the desired timeframes, and that potential services issues and inquiries are quickly addressed.  This role will report directly to the Vice President, Sales Planning & Communication.

In this role you will:

  • Manage customer orders from time purchase order is secured through acknowledgment to final billing

  • Coordinate internal stakeholders to ensure timely assistance for projects 

  • Closely track and monitor all project actions, follow ups and overall status of tasks

  • Work with sales and sales support teams to provide quotes and sell products and services for these projects

  • Monitor all projects for profitability and customer satisfaction

  • Work with customers, vendors and internal departments to proactively resolve problems

  • Constantly monitoring and reporting on the progress of a project to all stakeholders

  • Foster and maintain positive, effective business relationships with internal and external customers

A qualified person will have:

  • Bachelor degree in science, engineering, business, or related field

  • High level of expertise in indoor growing environment facilities and layouts

  • High level understanding of Hawthorne’s comprehensive solutions for commercial growing

  • 5+ years of experience managing large, complex sales project

  • Proven track record of cross-functional leadership and collaboration

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

This is what we will bring to the table:

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage with wellness incentive program

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program

  • Generous vacation day policy

  • Growth and career advancement opportunities

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.