Store Management Candidate
Big Lots! - Augusta, GA

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Position Summary:

At the direction of the Store Manager or Manager On Duty (MOD), works in all functional areas of the store. Participates in off-site activities with the District Manager and completes the prescribed curriculum.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Completes curriculum activities and seeks additional resources, as needed, to complete those activities.
  • Utilizes all available resources to become familiar with local competition, industry trends, and store-level communications and reports. Participates in analyzing trends and identifying opportunities.
  • Provides customer service and adheres to company customer service standards.
  • Participates in all operational aspects of the store including hands-on activities like freight flow, merchandise presentation, and regular cleaning and maintenance.
  • Assists MOD with directing day to day operational activities.
  • Observes reconciliation of sales, cash and inventory transactions as performed by a member of management.
  • Assists with interviewing, selecting, hiring, and training new associates, as needed.
  • Completes Store Associate and Associate Manager training as prescribed by the curriculum and executes responsibilities of each position at the direction of the Store Manager or MOD.
  • Reviews the disciplinary counseling process with the Store Manager and requests examples or mock situations which reinforce an understanding of this process.
  • Participates in scheduling and payroll processes on a daily and weekly basis at the direction of the Store Manager. Complies with privacy standards for associate information and compensation.
  • Takes a proactive approach to maintaining the appearance of the store‚Äôs interior and exterior, including both shelved and backroom merchandise.
  • Works with the MOD to minimize shrink and maintain safety standards.
  • Assumes responsibility for assigned area when directed by the Store Manager or MOD.
  • Participates in off-site events such as grand opening or store promotions as directed by the District Manager.

  • Job Requirements: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Entering the final semester or quarters of a two-year or four-year degree program required -or- recent college graduate with an Associate or Bachelor degree required.
  • Ability to work full-time at the completion of the program required.
  • Previous customer service experience preferred.
  • Mobility to move freely throughout sales floor and stockroom on a continual basis throughout shift required.
  • Ability to lift, carry, push and pull a minimum of 50 pounds required.
  • Ability to bend, stoop, or kneel and to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to work a variable 40-hours per week including nights, weekends, overnights, and holidays.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, leadership, presentation and interpersonal skills required.
  • Strong decision-making and problem resolution skills required.
  • Basic PC skills required.
  • Basic English literacy and math skills required.

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    Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) is a unique, non-traditional, discount retailer operating 1,495 Big Lots stores...