District 1 Assistant Store Leader at The Kroger Company in Roanoke, VA

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Company Name:Kroger Stores
Position Type:Employee
FLSA Status:Exempt

Position Summary

Responsible for assisting with the overall day-to-day operations of the store including continuous development of effective store associates to achieve desired sales and profit results. Assess daily the stores ability to meet/exceed customer expectations for ease of shopping, variety, freshness, cleanliness, food safety and regulatory compliance. Assist with coaching and development of store associates through both formal and informal interactions. Demonstrate the companys core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Supervise and coach direct reports on the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provide feedback to direct reports
  • Ensure associates and location comply with laws and regulation applicable to the company
  • Technical/Professional Knowledge, Compliance and Skills Achieve a satisfactory level of technical and professional skills or knowledge in position and/or related areas; keep up with current developments and trends
  • Assist with the management of labor and supply costs daily to meet customer service and financial targets
  • Provide timely feedback to department leaders and associates on individual and department performance
  • Reduce turnover and increase retention
  • Assist the store manager in the hiring, onboarding, development and associate relations responsibilities
  • Serve as liaison providing feedback to Store Manager, District Manager and Coordinators on the effectiveness of Division merchandising and operational plans/programs
  • Build a proactive and productive relationship with union representatives and business agents, if the store is covered by a collectively bargaining agreement
  • Promote and support strong relationships with local community organizations in the surrounding area in which the store operates
  • Utilize coordinators and other field staff to ensure store departments are achieving sales and profit goals and ensure implementation, and execution of division merchandising plans
  • Assist the store manager in the regular store-level financial performance discussions to include developing budgets and other targeted goals with store associates
  • Drive sales working with department leaders to maximize sales and profits, reduce shrink and improve each store departments contribution
  • Achieve/exceed weekly, period, and annual sales, wage budgets and profit budgets, and other targeted goals
  • Work with department leaders and associates to identify opportunities in the store, develop timely solutions and create action plans to ensure implementation of plans
  • Lead teams in the planning, implementation and execution of merchandising and operating initiatives
  • Assist store manager and associates in the achievement of a favorable customer shopping experience
  • Minimum Position Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Have successfully completed the applicable Division Management Training Program
  • Desired Previous Experience/Education

  • Any Supervisory responsibilities, retail experience, financial responsibility including budget preparation and management experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Education Level: Associates Required
    Required Travel: Up to 25%
    Required Certifications/Licenses: None
    Position Type: Full-Time
    Regions:Mid-Atlantic

    States: Virginia
    Keywords:

    Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.

    Company Overview
    Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

    Posting Notes: VA||Roanoke|| 3970 Valley Gateway Blvd ||24012 || Kroger Stores||None||Human Resources; Management; Merchandising; Retail Operations; Store Management ||Employee|| Exempt || Full-Time|| None

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