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Distribution Center Assistant General Manager Job
TJX | Jefferson, Georgia
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Success is always in style at TJX! Continue to explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the U.S. and worldwide. At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support you by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging the differences among our Associates, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that you bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.

 

TJX is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the world. Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria, the Netherlands and Australia and tkmaxx.com in the U.K., as well as HomeSense in the U.K. and Ireland. In 2016, we had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Are you’re experienced in moving goods and moving people – a true team leader who can motivate and inspire Associates and Managers alike to reach their maximum leadership potential? If so, TJX would like you to join our Distribution Leadership team. TJX offers tremendous growth potential in our expansive distribution network, exceptional benefits, work/life balance and an excellent relocation package for qualified candidates.

 

TJX Companies is seeking an experienced Assistant General Manager for one of our fast-paced Distribution Centers. The ideal candidate has run a large (1M+ sq. ft.) high-volume warehouse distribution center operation and has a progressive track record of driving operational efficiency and results. Exceptional interpersonal team leadership skills are essential too, as you’ll oversee a staff of 300+ hourly Associates and supervise up to three Area Operations Managers.

 

The Assistant General Manager will:

  • Support multiple set shifts at Distribution Center
  • Ensure safe, efficient warehouse facility operations by advocating safety training & accident preparedness
  • Meet or exceed volume and department productivity goals
  • Have the ability to analyze and make staffing adjustments to respond to work flow
  • Adhere to proper work methods and safety & union standards
  • Maintain & continuously improve cost-efficiency and facility performance
  • Actively coach, counsel, challenge & inspire staff to facilitate growth and development
  • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships across all levels of departments in order to implement strategic solutions
  • Foster and reinforce a positive, collaborative environment that respects and values diversity

 

The Assistant General Manager must have:

  • 7-10 years of related experience directly reporting to Sr. Managers
  • Experience overseeing large, diverse teams of 300+ hourly Associates
  • Strong reasoning, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to interpret and communicate policies & procedures clearly
  • Strong computer skills including WMS, Windows/MS Office (Word & Excel)

 

 

At TJX, we’ve built a reputation for finding ways of giving our Associates what they need. After all, they’re the reason for our success. That’s why we believe in creating a dynamic work environment where Distribution Center Associates can find themselves part of the team, fitting right in from the start. Here, your teamwork efforts will be encouraged and recognized along with your leadership abilities. You’ll also enjoy exception benefits, including a variety of training and development programs and exciting career path opportunities.



What's In It For You?



At TJX, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

Posting Notes: Jefferson  || Georgia

About TJX

The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX) is an off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the United States and worldwide. TJX operates five business segments, three in the United States and one each in Canada and Europe. All of the Company's stores, except HomeGoods and HomeSense, sell apparel for the entire family, including footwear, jewelry and accessories, and a limited offering of giftware and home fashions. The HomeGoods and HomeSense stores offer home fashions and home furnishings. During the fiscal year ended January 31, 2009 (fiscal 2009), TJX derived approximately 62% of its sales from clothing (including footwear), 25% from home fashions, and 13% from jewelry and accessories. In fiscal 2009, the Company sold Bob's Stores, a branded apparel chain. (Source: 10-K)

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