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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Store Manager III - Multi Unit, running a school with two store locations, and five campuses throughout the state of New Mexico. Experience establishing an integrated access program with Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, including worClaire with University Provost, Faculty Senate, and General Council to develop and deploy the program. Demonstrated growth of the program from 5 sections to more than 400 sections on three campuses. Assisted and oversaw the transition from BNC integration to FHEG integration during contract transition. Critical ability to develop and maintain partnerships with University LMS Administrator, publisher representatives, and including technology vendors when appropriate, bringing Apple into the integrated access development at DACC.

  • Customer Service
  • Project Management
  • Technical support
  • Strategic Program Development
  • Tactical Project Development
  • Retail Operational Excellence
  • Large retail account management
  • Staff Management
  • Staff recruitment, retention, and development
  • Budgeting
  • Inventory Control
  • Relationship building and outreach
  • Business Development
  • Sales and marketing
  • Verbal and written communication
Work History
06/2020 to Current
Store Manager III - Multi Unit Breckenridge Grand Vacations Breckenridge, CO,
  • Assisted in transition of integrated access from BNC to FHEG in summer 2020, relied on strong relationships with LMS administrator, publisher representatives, and University Administration to ensure a smooth deployment of course materials.
  • Grew digital sales, and Follett ACCESS sales at all three campuses on the program between 2020 and 2021. Main Campus digital sales up year over year by 80%, DACC digital sales up 40%, NMSU Alamogordo campus sales up 107% year over year. Growth facilitated by Follett ACCESS and Follett Discover Shelf integration.
  • Drove sales and built the business year over year in every product category, with sales up more than $4.5 million year over year.
  • Developed, managed, and executed an iPad 1:1 program selling more than $3 million in Apple devices to NMSU and DACC campuses. Worked to deploy more than 3,000 bundles to students in August and September, tracClaire and reporting on the deployment to NMSU and DACC administration.
  • Support and troubleshooting for integrated access issues as they arise. WorClaire with students, and faculty, as they encounter any issues with Follett ACCESS. Bring in publishers, university LMS administrator, and Follett support as needed to resolve issues as timely as possible.
  • WorClaire towards full Follett ACCESS integration at DACC, including incorporating an iPad as part of the course material per credit hour model.
  • Managed a large store through transition during COVID, including transition to online only textbook sales during the first term as Follett. As well as transitioning all campus integrations from BNC to FHEG.
  • Manage a multi-unit, multi campus college bookstore serving New Mexico State University, a system of five campuses spread throughout the entire state of New Mexico
  • Manage a team of 6 full time management staff, including an Assistant Store Manager at another physical location.
07/2019 to 06/2020
General Manager Barnes & Noble Education Inc. City, STATE,
  • Developed and implemented an integrated access program "First Day" through partnerships with NMSU Provost, Faculty Senate, and University General Council.
  • Developed relationships with the five major publishers to assist in implementing the integrated access program.
  • Grew the "First Day" program from a pilot of 5 sections to a strong program generating more than $300,000 in sales per semester.
  • Oversaw the expansion of the program to two satelite campuses, DACC and NMSU Alamogordo.
  • Coordinated project and program support to ensure that students and faculty have access to the material they need. Troubleshooting, and bringing in other expertise as needed until the material worked as intended.
  • Managed an $8 million revenue college bookseller contract serving New Mexico State University; a five campus roll-up location with three physical stores spread throughout southern New Mexico
  • Oversaw a staff of twelve full time employees and up to 80 part time student employees, at three locations. Responsible for full cycle talent management of this team from recruiting through development. Invested in the success and growth of each member of the team
  • Train, supervise, and support all staff in their tasks and duties which range from school spirit apparel and gifts, to a full service cafe, to an Apple Authorized Service Center and Technology Store, as well as providing full service solutions for any course material needs
  • Promote and mentor strong campus outreach and events welcoming more than 5000 students every summer for breakfast in our cafe, activating the campus community with wonderful holiday events and book signings, and creating a true hub for Student Life at each of our three physical locations
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Bachelor of Arts: Government
New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, New Mexico,

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