KY Assistant Store Manager

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Danville , KY 40423

Posted 3 months ago

General Summary:

As a Family Dollar Assistant Store Manager you will responsible for providing exceptional service to our customers. A key priority includes assisting the Store Manager in the daily operation of the store. Under the direction of the Store Manager, you will also be responsible for maintaining inventories, store appearance and completing daily paperwork.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greets and assists customers in a positive, approachable manner. Answers questions and resolves customer inquiries and concerns.

  • Maintains a presence in the store by providing excellent customer service.

  • Ensures a clean, well-stocked store for customers.

  • At the direction of the Store Manager, supervises, trains, and develops Store Team Members on Family Dollar operating practices and procedures.

  • Assists in unloading all merchandise from delivery truck, organizes merchandise, and transfers merchandise from stockroom to store.

  • Assists Store Manager in ordering merchandise and record keeping to include payroll, scheduling and cash register deposits and receipts.

  • Supports Store Manager in loss prevention efforts.

  • Assumes certain management responsibilities in absence of Store Manager.

  • Follows all Company policies and procedures.

Position Requirements:

Education: Prefer completion of high school or equivalent. Ability to read, interpret and explain to others operational directives (e.g., merchandise schematics, etc).

Experience: Prefer store management experience in retail, grocery, or drug store environments.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to regularly lift up to 40 lbs. (and occasionally, up to 55 lbs.) from floor level to above shoulder height; must be able to meet demands of frequent walking, standing, stooping, kneeling, climbing, pushing, pulling, and repetitive lifting, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Availability: Ability to work flexible, full-time schedule to include days, evenings, weekends and holidays.

Skills & Competencies: Customer Focus, Developing Potential, Results Driven, Strong Organizational Skills, Communication Skills, Problem Solving/Decision Making, Job Knowledge and Relationship Management.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
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
Store Manager In Danville KY

Dollar General Corporation

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 6/5/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-09-03T00:00 Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,400 retail locations in 44 states, 16 distribution centers and 135,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and every day. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation, diversity and teamwork, all while keeping our customers and communities at the center of everything we do! At Dollar General, employees have numerous growth and development career opportunities through award-winning training and being part of one of America's fastest-growing retailers. Apply today and let's grow together! Job Details GENERAL SUMMARY: Responsible for the management of all employees in the effective planning and implementation of all store processes, including ordering, receiving, stocking, presentation, selling, staffing and support. DUTIES and ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: * Recruit, select and retain qualified employees according to federal and state labor laws and company policies; ensure store is properly staffed. * Provide proper training for employees; conduct performance evaluations; identify gaps for appropriate solutions and/or counseling, up to and including termination. * Make recommendations regarding employee pay rate and advancement. * Communicate performance, conduct and safety expectations regularly; coordinate meetings and events to encourage safety, security and policies. * Ensure that the store is appropriately staffed and effectively opened and closed each day. Personally open the store a minimum of two times per week; personally close the store a minimum of two times per week. * Evaluate operating statements to identify business trends (including sales, profitability, and turn), expense control opportunities, potential shrink, and errors. * Order to ensure the meeting or exceeding of in-stock targets; review ordering plan, seasonal direction and inventory management issues on a weekly basis; follow up on Basic Stock Replenishment (BSR)/cycle counts. * Facilitate the efficient staging, stocking and storage of merchandise by following defined company work processes. * Ensure that all merchandise is presented according to established practices; utilize merchandise fixtures properly including presentation, product pricing and signage. * Maintain accurate inventory levels by controlling damages, markdowns, scanning, paperwork, and facility controls. * Ensure the financial integrity of the store through strict cashier accountability, key control, and adherence to stated company security practices and cash control procedures. * Provide superior customer service leadership. * Maintain a clean, well-organized store; facilitate a safe and secure working and shopping environment. * Ensure that store is adequately equipped with tools necessary to perform required tasks. * Follow company policies and procedures as outlined in the Standard Operating Procedures manual, Employee Handbook, and company communications; ensure employee compliance. * Complete all paperwork and documentation according to guidelines and deadlines. Qualifications KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS: * Ability to read and interpret documents such as diagrams, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures manuals * Ability to perform mathematical calculations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and percentages. * Knowledge of cash handling procedures including cashier accountability and deposit control. * Ability to perform IBM cash register functions to generate reports. * Knowledge of inventory management and merchandising practices. * Effective oral and written communication skills. * Effective interpersonal skills. * Knowledge of recruiting, interviewing, hiring, counseling and termination practices including legal compliance and internal processes. * Knowledge of cash, facility and safety control policies and practices (deposits, store keys, SAFE program, etc.) * Good organization skills with attention to detail. * Ability to solve problems and deal with a variety of situations where limited standardization exists. WORK EXPERIENCE and/or EDUCATION: * High school diploma or equivalent strongly preferred. * One year of management experience in a retail environment preferred. COMPETENCIES: * Aligns motives, values and beliefs with Dollar General values. * Supports ownership by tapping into the potential of others. * Acts as a liaison between the corporate office and store employees. * Fosters cooperation and collaboration. * Interacts with staff tactfully yet directly and maintains an open forum of exchange. * Demonstrates responsiveness and sensitivity to customer needs. * Applies basic principles of retail (i.e., ordering cycles, peak inventories, merchandise flow, etc.). * Provides continuous attention to development of staff. * Recruits, hires and trains qualified applicants to fulfill a store need. * Ensures store compliance to federal labor laws and company policies and procedures. WORKING CONDITIONS and PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: * Frequent walking and standing. * Frequent bending, stooping and kneeling to run check out station, stock merchandise and unload trucks. * Frequent handling of merchandise and equipment such as hand-held scanner, pricing guns, box cutters, merchandise containers, two-wheel dollies, and U-boats (six-wheel carts). * Frequent and proper lifting of up to 40 pounds; occasional lifting of up to 55 pounds. * Occasional climbing (using ladder). * Regularly driving/providing own transportation to make bank deposits and occasionally to attend management meetings and to other Dollar General stores. * Fast-paced environment; moderate noise level. * Occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. Dollar General Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. _ #CC# Dollar General Corporation Danville KY

KY Assistant Store Manager

Family Dollar Stores, Inc.