General Manager in Wilsonville at Rite Aid

Date Posted: 9/21/2019

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Job Description SUMMARY

The primary purpose of this position is the overall management and performance of the distribution center. The General Manager assists top supply chain management in establishing warehouse performance objectives and strategic planning. Accountable for living the Rite Aid Standards as well as achieving company objectives in regards to cost controls, budgets, productivity, quality, customer service, culture, safety and  EBITDA. Frequent independent judgments are essential. The incumbent is also required to perform all tasks in observance of Rite Aid’s brand and strategy and adhere to our core values and service attributes.


The associate is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned:

  •  Direct the activities of distribution center operations ensuring accountability for readiness to support shipping units at a high picking accuracy rate with an on-time delivery
  •  Develop customer centric goals with a strong emphasis on order accuracy. Ensure store visits are being executed as well as open communications and accessibility to resolve issues within store regions serviced by distribution center
  •  Prepare and execute annual DC operation's budget to process units inbound/outbound to the Rite Aid stores and distribution centers
  •  Collaborate with business leaders in the organization to design, develop, or implement special projects as needed
  •  Attend distribution center daily meeting and interact with management team and hourly associates on a daily basis
  •  Oversee and drive performance labor standards to ensure an efficient and productive labor force
  •  Manage corporate safety programs designed to ensure safety of all associates and work with the safety committee to correct any deficiencies identified
  •  Stay current on new technology which will improve the efficiency of the DC operations
  • Ensure store special requests for merchandise are coordinated and managed to achieve success

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position directly supervises Inbound Operations  Manager , Production Operations  Manager, Transportation Operations Manager, Human Resources Manager, Facilities Manager, Financial Analyst, and carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Rite Aid policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, training, directing, rewarding, and disciplining associates; appraising associate performance; and resolving complaints.

Experience / Requirements
  • Ten (10) years' of experience in Retail Distribution required
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Arts/Sciences (BA/BS) Supply Chain required