Best Buy Project Manager, Magnolia Custom Install - Store 140 (San Carlos) in San Carlos, California


Job Title:

Project Manager, Magnolia Custom Install - Store 140 (San Carlos)

Location Number:

925175-MAG NCA Custom Staff

Job Description:

What does a Magnolia Project Manager do?

The Project Manager enables the success of custom installation and new store opening projects by utilizing people and project management skills and knowledge of the custom installation process to ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, meet quality standards and satisfy customer expectations.

The Project Manager is responsible for achieving financial budgets for their assigned location(s) and supports the District Service Manager in achieving financial budgets and goals for the custom installation market. The Project Manager will be utilized to build tools and processes to improve the efficiency of the Custom Installation operation by improving turn-around time, lowering costs, improving customer satisfaction, etc.

As the Project Manager you will:

  • Determine scope, contract with customers, secure and assign installation and subcontractor resources, monitor/communicate progress, escalate issues, manage quality, and control budgets.

  • In partnership with Specialty Sales Manager, conducts walk-throughs with System Designers for large consultation projects and /or consultations which include installation.

  • Works with System Designer and engineering team to ensure all proper documentation needed for engineering is on time and completed, and coordinate and process any project change orders

  • Responsible for communicating project progress/changes to customer and company installation and technical staff

  • Responsible for ensuring the Custom Installation team is trained and certified on Magnolia standards for custom installation

  • Conduct project meetings with system design team, installation and technical staff

What are the Professional Requirements of a Project Manager?

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 1 year of leadership and/or supervisory experience

  • 1 year of custom installation experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or above in Business or Technical related fields

  • 1 year of project management experience

  • Industry Certification (CEDIA, ICIA)

  • Low voltage license

Req #:


Address Line 1:

1127 Industrial Road


San Carlos





Job Level:

Manager with Direct Reports

Employment Category:

Full Time



About Us:

About Magnolia

For over 50 years, Magnolia has been dedicated to one thing, 100% customer satisfaction, offering premium audio, video and home automation gear for connoisseurs who demand nothing but the best. Today, Magnolia continues to grow, opening more Design Center locations inside Best Buy stores. These Design Centers act as the hub of the areas they are in, servicing the Magnolia stores around them with brands and services that Magnolia can only offer in these select locations. The best part, no matter which Magnolia store you shop, all the products and services are at your service, because the Magnolia family, along with the Best Buy brand, all work seamlessly together to provide you with solutions to satisfy your every home entertainment need.

Best Buy Company and its Family of Brands

Best Buy is the world’s largest multi-channel consumer electronics retailer with stores in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. We are the 11th largest online retailer in the U.S. and Canada, we have the number one customer loyalty program of its kind and more than 1.6 billion visitors to our websites and stores each year. Our more than 165,000 employees are committed to helping deliver the technology solutions that provide value, enabling access to people, knowledge, ideas and fun – whether online, via mobile device or in our stores.

Additional Job Information:

What are my rewards and benefits?

Surrounded by the latest and greatest technology, a team of amazing coworkers and a work environment where anything is possible, you’ll find it easy to be your best when you work at Best Buy. While you’re making technology work for our customers, we’re making sure Best Buy works for you with our pay for performance philosophy. At Best Buy we offer top salaries for management, including both short and long term incentive plans based upon business results, as well as endless opportunities to grow in a dynamic work environment that’s part of an industry that never sleeps. From tuition reimbursement to deep employee discounts, to health, wealth and wellness benefits, we believe the success of our company depends on the passion of employees for learning, technology and people

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