Retail District Manager in Training

Location: Corporate Center
2626 W Beryl Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021

Start date: May 01, 2019

Responsible for the oversight, leadership and achievement of results for multiple Retail Store locations. Directs all aspects of daily operations; leading the team and driving the business. Provides strategic vision, leadership and general management skills for both short- and long-term success. Key responsibilities include store operations, financial management, human resources, control of inventory and training & development. Maintains control-related standards and procedures. Builds and retains motivated, high performing teams through effective leadership of line management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Executes retail operations plan to achieve required targeted growth in daily, monthly, quarterly, and yearly goals for profit, revenue, and production for multiple Retail Store locations.
  • Spends time in the stores with retail teams and customers to understand and identify business critical issues in order to ensure the alignment of tactics and strategies.
  • Coordinates with Store Managers to define objectives and goals by constantly developing innovative and cost effective product generation; monitors product levels daily to achieve bottom line sales budget against targets.
  • Works with the Regional District Director to generate ideas about future retail activities to ensure a cutting edge strategy; maintains up-to-date knowledge of the market place, competitors and trends.
  • Partners with HR Business Partners to ensure people management goals are achieved and issues are satisfactorily resolved.
  • Serves as a Goodwill ambassador to the community.
  • Ensures that store leadership is well-trained and fulfill their duties and responsibilities.
  • Coordinates efforts among locations to allocate donations, team members, and leadership to maximize area performance.
  • Ensures the district complies with all policies and procedures relating to Security, Health and Safety; influences any changes necessary to meet statutory requirements, ensuring minimum risk to team members and the business.
Minimum Qualifications (Education, Experience, Skills):
  • 3 years’ work experience in Multi-Unit Retail Management.
  • Must have experience in development and growth of a retail store chain.
  • 3 years’ of experience with Retail Inventory POS Computer System preferred.
  • 5 years’ of supervisory experience as well as developing and managing business operations preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Valid Arizona drivers’ license and clean MVR.
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screen, where applicable for position.


You will be eligible for a comprehensive Total Rewards package, 1st of the month following 60 days of employment that includes the following:

  • 5 Medical Plans
  • Employer Funded Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • 3 Dental Plans
  • Vision Plan
  • 401K (Immediate participation upon hire)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid Time Off; Sick and Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • These are just a few highlights of our key benefit offerings!

Become a valuable part of our team and work for a company which has been named a Best Place to work by the Phoenix Business Journal 4 out of the last 5 years. Work for a company which has seen double digit growth year after year for nearly a decade. Work for a company which values diversity and is centered on success. Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona - We Put People to Work!

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