General Manager (Food Retail / Restaurant Management)

Wawa, Inc
Crownsville, MD
Aug 08, 2018
Aug 22, 2018
Restaurant, Retail
Full Time
When asked what working at Wawa is like, many associates use words like "special" and say it's like a family; we agree! We're looking for experienced General Managers to help us lead our retail sales and operations teams. As a General Manager, you will be responsible for the management of the entire assigned store. Your leadership experience in a fast-paced retail food service or fuel environment will ensure your success in this dynamic management role.At Wawa, we value our people and place a high priority on their health, well-being, and personal development. That means providing our team with quality benefits, training, opportunities for advancement, and support. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your retail management career with a growing company, and you meet our qualifications, we want to talk to you!JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: As a General Manager, you will be responsible for supervising the day-to-day task assignments and performance for all management and associates while ensuring the management team executes organizational objectives and initiatives and the achievements of store and profit goals.Additional responsibilities of the General Manager include:Ensuring a pleasant shopping experience for all customers; responding to customer complaints or inquiries; soliciting customer feedback, input, and information through various communication vehiclesManaging all matters relating to associates and the store team, including recruiting, hiring, training, coaching, associate engagement, and performance managementEnsuring execution of established safety, security, quality, and store operations policies, procedures, practices, and programsAnalyzing results and trends, and preparing action plans to leverage the store's strengths; addressing areas of opportunity while ensuring the execution of all plansEnsuring future growth by executing a defined strategy to deliver the long range planPlanning and preparing work schedules and coordinating daily assignments and activities of associates to meet the needs of the businessEnsuring profitability of the retail store operationsJOB REQUIREMENTS:To qualify for the General Manager, you must be at least 18 years old and have strong interpersonal and effective communication skills while being customer-service-oriented.Additional requirements of the General Manager include:Bachelor's Degree in Business or related discipline, preferredLeadership experience in a fast-paced retail food service or fuel environmentAvailability to work all shifts, weekends, and holidays, based on business needsBENEFITS:We're looking for the best and the brightest to be part of our team! Wawa has over 750 locations in the Mid-Atlantic and Florida regions, and we continue to grow and expand. From our part-time Customer Service Associates to Store Management and Corporate positions, Wawa offers excellent benefits, growth, and advancement opportunities to all members of our team.At Wawa, we want our associates to be happy and healthy. Our generous benefits reflect our commitment to our associates, and they are designed to fit your lifestyle and help you build and plan for a great future.Here are some of the benefits offered to eligible Wawa associates:Competitive SalariesHealth Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care)Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)401(k) PlanDisability CoverageBasic Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment InsuranceSupplemental Life, Children Life, and Spousal/Domestic Partner Life InsurancePaid Time Off (PTO)

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