Tag: loss prevention department


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Loss Prevention & Safety Manager, Lowe’s, (NY)
Our Loss Prevention Supervisors work with the regional loss prevention team and store management to improve internal shortage controls, reduce the opportunity for store loss and ensure the safety of customers and associates. Our supervisors coordinate internal investigations and direct in-store training for all   Read More


Today’s Top LP Jobs

Today’s Top LP Jobs

Loss Prevention Department Manager, Von Maur, (IA)
The Loss Prevention Department Manager ensures a safe environment for customers and employees and identifies sources of loss to the company. Primary job responsibilities of a Loss Prevention Department Manager include the following: Identify and reduce sources of loss by internal and external theft.   Read More


Loss Prevention Duties Include Collaboration with IT

Loss Prevention Duties Include Collaboration with IT

The loss prevention department and the information technology department used to handle separate functions of the retail environment. Increasingly, however, loss prevention duties require a strong relationship with (and even a dependence on) the technology department. As retail security solutions evolve to become more sophisticated, LP and AP must find   Read More


What Does a Loss Prevention Associate Do?

What Does a Loss Prevention Associate Do?

Loss prevention—also known as asset protection—is an ever-broadening, ever-growing field that has a lot to offer an entry-level job seeker. According to the Loss Prevention Foundation, the industry’s “wide spectrum of career options and tremendous potential for professional growth” make the job a rare find in today’s labor market. And   Read More


Would a Lost-and-Found Audit Find These Problems?

Would a Lost-and-Found Audit Find These Problems?

Some 43.8 percent of loss prevention departments operate a lost and found, according to a survey of 238 executives by SDR/LPM in 2012. Any mishandling or theft of found property while under LP’s control is sure to give the department a black eye and reflect poorly on those in charge.   Read More


Can a Retail Buyer Help Reduce Shrink?

Can a Retail Buyer Help Reduce Shrink?

While the perception of shrinkage among the loss prevention industry has evolved from thinking about loss strictly in terms of theft to the consideration of all causes of inventory discrepancy, this change in approach hasn’t necessarily diffused into all of the other teams in a retail organization. Retail buyers are   Read More