TJX Assistant General Manager - Worcester, MA in Massachusetts
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.
Our retail chains include T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra Trading Post, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; T.K. Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and T.K. Maxx in Australia. With over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates in 2016, TJX is an exciting place to grow your career!
Are you’re experienced in moving goodsand 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.