Operations Assistant Manager
Responsible for assisting with all operational tasks within the store as delegated and assigned by the Store Manager with main focus on the front-end and sales floor operations. Also assist with the hiring, training and development of store associates as delegated by the Store ManagerPrincipal Duties and Responsibilities Assist with all store functions and day-to-day store activities as directed by the Store ManagerAble to perform all opening and closing procedures in the absence of the Store ManagerAssist the Store Manager in protecting and securing all company assets, including store cashAdhere to all policies and procedures including safety guidelinesMaintain a professional and friendly environment with customers, subordinates and supervisorsMaintain all areas of the store, including the stockroom and sales floor, to company standards to include recoveryWhen the Store Manager is not on the premises, direct supervisory responsibility for all hourly AssociatesProcess all SSC Corporate directives including Pull and Hold/Destroy, Task Compliance, Key Survey informationrequests and any additional communications related to store activities as delegated by the Store ManagerAssist the Store Manager on the receipt and return of DSD merchandise.Follow the VIP and DSD Policies and ProceduresAssist the Store Manager in ensuring proper staffing coverage on a daily basisAssist the Store Manager in ensuring that the sales floor is sales effective on a daily basisAssist in the management of cashiering activities to ensure all company cash handling practices & guidelines are followed at all times by all AssociatesPromotional effectiveness of store-front fixtures and displaysAssist in the management of sales effectiveness of seasonal areas in the storeCoordinate appropriate signage utilized in the storeAssist with the receipt and return of DSD merchandiseProcess damaged merchandise on a daily basisAssist Store Manager with creation of weekly schedulesAssist in the management of store supplies and expense controlAssist with merchandising and maintaining the checkout area to maximize impulse salesEnsure coolers and store-front program racks/displays are refilled daily (balloon program, sunglasses, batteries, etc.)Assist with the management of the Drive Item programMinimum Requirements/Qualifications Prefer prior retail and management experienceStrong communication, interpersonal, and written skillsAbility to lift, bend and transport merchandise weighing up to 50lbsAbility to work in a high energy team environment This job specification should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. This is not to be considered a complete list of job duties, which appear in the job description for this position, and which may be amended from time to time at the discretion of Dollar Tree. Incumbents will follow any other instructions and perform any other related duties as may be required by their supervisor.Dollar Tree is an equal opportunity employer.