Nordstrom Corporate Investigator - Loss Prevention in Seattle, Washington

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A day in the life…

As a Corporate Investigator in Nordstrom's Center of Excellence...

  • Build and deliver solutions to control internal and external losses through developing, initiating and resolving a variety of investigations

  • Rely on a mixture of available data, investigative tools, loss prevention systems, experience and judgement to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

  • Achieve quality, efficiency and integrity standards for investigations

  • Communicates effectively in a variety of settings and adjusts to fit the audience. Exhibit a high level of proficiency and professionalism in your interview style including remote interviews

  • Prove a strong bottom-line orientation through ability to identify and evaluate potential loss situations and resolve cases in a timely manner

  • Prepare thorough and accurate documentation to support determinant actionEstablish and maintain effective relationships within Nordstrom and with outside partners

  • Pushes self and helps store level loss prevention and less experienced investigators achieve results, as appropriate, including training

  • Accept assignments that broaden capabilities by clarifying plans and objectives, balancing project assignments and standard duties, and ensuring timely delivery

  • Determine if an investigation interview with the subject(s) is warranted. Facilitate or conduct investigation interview, a majority conducted remote, and notify appropriate personnel

  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality

  • Assess and assist in emergency situations

You own this if you have…

  • A high school diploma, or equivalent

  • 2 years experience in Loss Prevention (LP)

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite of applications

  • A strong understanding of case management tools and exception based tools and data mining tools

  • A highly analytical mind and the ability to research questions and review facts to make accurate decisions

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • A commitment to data integrity and accuracy

  • The proven ability to communicate effectively and develop relationships with various business partners both remotely and in person

  • The ability to work a flexible schedule based on department and store needs

*We've got you covered... *

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase plan and much more depending on your role.

/We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment. /

This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.


Job: *Supply Chain

Title: Corporate Investigator - Loss Prevention

Location: Washington-Seattle

Requisition ID: 357991