Gold Trainee - Service Operations Manager (Fox Valley/Green Bay)

Festival Foods Fond Du Lac , WI 54935

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

What's the GOLD Program?

The Festival Foods GOLD Program stands for Grocery Operations Leadership Development, and is an 8-month accelerated development plan for future leaders.

Upon successful completion of the program, GOLD participants will become department leaders for one of the following: Deli, Bakery, Meat, Front End, Produce, Frozen Food/Dairy, Grocery, or Wine & Spirits.

What you'll learn:

The GOLD Program will provide the practical, hands-on experience needed to successfully lead and manage a department at Festival Foods. Each participant will complete a leadership curriculum as well as a technical curriculum to ensure they know their departments, and even more importantly, how to lead.

  • Leadership Curriculum: Learn components of leadership; building a presence on the sales floor, conducting coaching and feedback conversations, and hiring procedures.

  • Store and Department Standards: Review overall store organization and standards.

  • Department Specifics: Participate in tasks for department so you'll be able to lead from within.

  • Ad Planning/Merchandising: Review display standards, ad schedules, ad production and communication plans.

  • Financial Reporting: Prepare to speak to the data for your department and store (shrink, contribution to overhead, gross profit, labor, etc). Interpret financial results, know department financials and read weekly and monthly reports to celebrate success and recognize gaps.

  • Schedules: Understand Festival's Labor optimization tool, how to write schedules, manage projections & requests off.

Qualifications:

  • Great attitude and the ability to lead and inspire others

  • 2-year or 4-year college degree

  • Supervisor, team leader, or mentor level experience preferred

  • Experience in retail, restaurant or grocery environment

  • Proven conflict management skills

  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in all situations with great interpersonal skills

  • Flexible work schedule including holidays, some nights and weekends

  • Strong cognitive skills, including problem analysis, decision making, financial and quantitative analysis

  • Ability to relocate; regionally or to any Festival Foods location throughout Wisconsin is preferred.

  • Regular, timely attendance in compliance with the work schedule, and adequate notice to find a replacement for occasional absences.

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive benefits package (Medical, Dental, Life Insurance & Disability, etc.)

  • 401(k) with Employer Match

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Tuition Assistance Plan through Dollars for Students Program

Company Overview:

Festival Foods serves guests in over 30 full-service, state-of-the-art supermarkets throughout Wisconsin. At Festival Foods, we're not simply selling groceries, we're on a mission! Every business decision we make is based on our "Boomerang Principle"--empowering our associates to make decisions and take actions that will "Bring the Customer Back". We are proud to be a family and employee-owned company.

Options


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Supervisor Operations

OHL

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-11T00:00 GEODIS is one of the world's largest leading Supply Chain Operators! At GEODIS, we create with you an infinite amount of career opportunities. As a GEODIAN, you will work hands on with products from hundreds of customers in different industries – retail, healthcare, technology, and more – all within our warehouse distribution centers located globally. No matter what position you're in – you will find yourself contributing to the development and success of your career and our customers. The points below highlight the Operations Supervisor duties: * Oversees and coordinating warehouse activities such as shipping and receiving, maintaining an open dialogue with customers * Coordinates daily activities within the distribution center * Supervises staff and directs work as they execute activities related to order fulfillment, order management, inventory management, stocking, material handling, equipment usage, and related needs * Prepares work schedules and reacts quickly and effectively regarding unexpected labor needs * Manages labor hours and payroll in electronic timekeeping system What will set you apart as GEODIAN? * Proven leadership skills to drive results * Encourage employee engagement and have FUN What projects will you work on in this role? * Employee engagement * Start-up operations * Continuous Improvement projects Requirements: * High school diploma or GED (General Education Diploma) equivalency * Minimum 3 years of leadership experience and/or training within the warehouse * Ability to occasionally life and/or move up to 25 pounds Join us as we logistic your CAREER growth! OHL Fond Du Lac WI

Gold Trainee - Service Operations Manager (Fox Valley/Green Bay)

Festival Foods