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At Office Depot, Inc., the Retail Sr. Assistant Store Manager is a valuable part of the store’s leadership team.  Through your leadership and expertise, the Sr. Assistant Store Manager owns driving total sales and services growth in our stores.  This role is accountable for achieving sales goals for various services and leading sales training in the store. The Sr. Assistant Store Manager will help lead a customer-centric environment, engage with the local community, all while fostering a positive culture aligned with the Office Depot 5C values of Customer, Commitment, Change, Caring, and Creativity. Additional responsibilities of the role include our store’s visual and merchandising standards, freight/logistics activities, and ensuring client satisfaction.  The Sr Assistant Store Manager also assists with store operations, cash handling, and resolving associate and customer concerns. The ideal Sr. Assistant Store Manager should be passionate about sales, delivering exceptional service, driving operational excellence, and developing a high-performing team.

 

The Sr Assistant Store Manager is also a “Key Carrier” and will be considered the Leader on Duty in the absence of other management which includes but not limited to, opening, and closing responsibilities and must be able to work a flexible schedule that aligns with business needs, which includes the ability to work evenings, weekends, and occasional holidays.

 

The essential functions of this position may require you to consent to periodic comprehensive background checks conducted by a third-party.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Leadership and Team Development:
    • Provide direction, guidance, and ongoing training to store associates, including Print Services associates to ensure sales and services goals are met.
    • Facilitate training sessions on the business model and the holistic service offering for clients/customers.
    • Observe, coach, and provide feedback to enhance associate proficiency and build a culture of trust and brand loyalty.
    • In partnership with the General Manager, support hiring and staffing the store location.
    • Regularly exercises independent judgment when providing input on assessing store associates’ performance, certification(s), and competencies.
    • Other responsibilities as deemed necessary
  • Sales and Service Excellence:
    • As a member of the management team, lead the team in driving memorable customer experiences and client satisfaction.
    • Through your leadership, execute the Office Depot, Inc. selling techniques and sales training across the store personnel.
    • Foster a sales-focused environment through your leadership by owning the sales and services results.
    • Act as a role model for delivering exceptional customer service and product expertise.
  • Operational Efficiency:
    • Ensure the team processes merchandise accurately and efficiently, adhering to established procedures, deadlines, and visual merchandising standards.
    • Identify areas for process improvement and implement plans to reduce waste and inefficiencies.
    • As a leader in the store, ensure regular loss prevention compliance.
    • Assist the General Manager with performance management by providing guidance and effective coaching to associates for improved performance.
    • Contribute to increasing sales and profitability through conversion, Average Order Value (AOV), and customer satisfaction improvement initiatives.
  • External Key Carrier Responsibilities:
    • Maintain the safety and security of the building and associates during the absence of other managers.
    • In partnership with all associates, ensure regular loss prevention compliance.
    • Perform opening and closing responsibilities, including activation and deactivation of the store's alarm system, cash handling, and daily store balancing.
    • Fulfill responsibilities associated with External Key Carrier designation

 

 

Education and Experience:

 

  • High School diploma or equivalent, Bachelors preferred
  • Business, Marketing, Retail Management, or another related field preferred
  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in related field
  • Minimum two years of experience in retail, including management and/or supervisory role in a sales-driven, customer-oriented company. Sales experience in a services industry is a plus.
  • Basic computer skills and the ability to use computers and technology for information, and to access information necessary to complete the job.
  • Must be able to effectively lead, coach and manage others in a professional environment.
  • Ability to positively influence, Coaches / Motivates, Conflict Management, Problem Solving.
  • Drives for Results, Directing Others, Decision Quality, Business Acumen, Collaboration / Team Spirit, Accountability, Time Management Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to plan, prioritize and execute detailed instructions in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, with the ability to work independently, as well as with others.
  • Must possess sound judgment and people management abilities.
  • Must be adaptable to a changing environment and able to consistently achieve goals despite stress and ambiguity.
  • Client focused, positive and engaging, action oriented, demonstrates a passion for the brand, products, services, and solutions. Coaches / Motivates, Conflict Management, Problem Solving,
  • Drives for Results, Leading Others, Decision Quality, Business Acumen, Collaboration, Accountable, Time Management

 


 

About The ODP Corporation: The ODP Corporation (NASDAQ:ODP) is a leading provider of products and services through an integrated business-to-business (B2B) distribution platform and omnichannel presence, which includes world-class supply chain and distribution operations, dedicated sales professionals, a B2B digital procurement solution, online presence, and a network of Office Depot and OfficeMax retail stores. Through its operating companies Office Depot, LLC; ODP Business Solutions, LLC; Veyer, LLC; and Varis, LLC, The ODP Corporation empowers every business, professional, and consumer to achieve more every day.
 
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification and are not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified. Other duties may be assigned.
 
Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule: You will be eligible to participate in the Retail Store Hourly Management Incentive - a program measured on Store-level Metrics; paid in accordance with the Incentive Plan terms and conditions. The company offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

Starting Pay Range $20-25 /hr
 
How to Apply: Click the Apply Now button and follow the instructions on each page. When you have completed the application, click the submit button.
 
Application Deadline: The job posting will remain open for a minimum of 3 days and will expire once the position has been filled.
 
Equal Employment Opportunity: 
The company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records City & County of San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 

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At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:

Physical:

  • Medical Insurance/Prescription Drugs
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flu shots

Emotional:

  • Mental Health Benefits
  • Support Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Work-Life:

  • Location Events & Activities
  • Onboarding Plan & 'Buddy'
  • Recognition & Rewards Programs
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Paid Holidays (as applicable by business unit)
  • Paid Time Off (Full-Time Associates are eligible to receive up to 128 hours on a prorated basis in their first year of employment)

Financial:

  • 401(k) and Roth Savings Plans
  • Savings Plan Employer Match
  • Commuter Benefits
  • FSA/HSA Pre-Tax Benefits
  • HSA Employer Match
  • Discount Center
  • Employee & Dependent Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Short & Long-Term Disability

Community:

  • Charitable Giving
  • Volunteering & Mentorship
  • Associate Resource Groups focused on Diversity and Inclusion

At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:

Emotional:

  • Employee Assistance Programs

Community:

  • Associate Resource Groups focused on Diversity and Inclusion

Physical:

  • Flu Shots

Work-Life:

  • Part-Time Associates are eligible to receive up to 24 hours of paid time off on a prorated basis after their first year of employment

Financial:

  • 401 (k) and Roth Savings Plans
  • Savings Plan Employer Match
  • Discount Center

As the working world continues to evolve, so are we. Shifting from an office supplies retailer to a business services platform is not a simple task, nor is it one we take lightly. It requires the diverse talents and contributions from each and every associate – all driven by our 5C culture of Customer, Commitment, Change, Caring and Creativity. We’re working together to make a difference, challenge the status quo, and be the trusted experts that help our customers manage their businesses. We’ve got 40,000+ associates to date – and we’re always looking to add great talent to our team. The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help transform our company to fuel the businesses and communities around us is knocking. Start your #LifeAtDepot and discover how you can be a part of the transformation.

  • Description

    Overview

     

    At Office Depot, Inc., the Retail Sr. Assistant Store Manager is a valuable part of the store’s leadership team.  Through your leadership and expertise, the Sr. Assistant Store Manager owns driving total sales and services growth in our stores.  This role is accountable for achieving sales goals for various services and leading sales training in the store. The Sr. Assistant Store Manager will help lead a customer-centric environment, engage with the local community, all while fostering a positive culture aligned with the Office Depot 5C values of Customer, Commitment, Change, Caring, and Creativity. Additional responsibilities of the role include our store’s visual and merchandising standards, freight/logistics activities, and ensuring client satisfaction.  The Sr Assistant Store Manager also assists with store operations, cash handling, and resolving associate and customer concerns. The ideal Sr. Assistant Store Manager should be passionate about sales, delivering exceptional service, driving operational excellence, and developing a high-performing team.

     

    The Sr Assistant Store Manager is also a “Key Carrier” and will be considered the Leader on Duty in the absence of other management which includes but not limited to, opening, and closing responsibilities and must be able to work a flexible schedule that aligns with business needs, which includes the ability to work evenings, weekends, and occasional holidays.

     

    The essential functions of this position may require you to consent to periodic comprehensive background checks conducted by a third-party.

     

    Primary Responsibilities:

     

    • Leadership and Team Development:
      • Provide direction, guidance, and ongoing training to store associates, including Print Services associates to ensure sales and services goals are met.
      • Facilitate training sessions on the business model and the holistic service offering for clients/customers.
      • Observe, coach, and provide feedback to enhance associate proficiency and build a culture of trust and brand loyalty.
      • In partnership with the General Manager, support hiring and staffing the store location.
      • Regularly exercises independent judgment when providing input on assessing store associates’ performance, certification(s), and competencies.
      • Other responsibilities as deemed necessary
    • Sales and Service Excellence:
      • As a member of the management team, lead the team in driving memorable customer experiences and client satisfaction.
      • Through your leadership, execute the Office Depot, Inc. selling techniques and sales training across the store personnel.
      • Foster a sales-focused environment through your leadership by owning the sales and services results.
      • Act as a role model for delivering exceptional customer service and product expertise.
    • Operational Efficiency:
      • Ensure the team processes merchandise accurately and efficiently, adhering to established procedures, deadlines, and visual merchandising standards.
      • Identify areas for process improvement and implement plans to reduce waste and inefficiencies.
      • As a leader in the store, ensure regular loss prevention compliance.
      • Assist the General Manager with performance management by providing guidance and effective coaching to associates for improved performance.
      • Contribute to increasing sales and profitability through conversion, Average Order Value (AOV), and customer satisfaction improvement initiatives.
    • External Key Carrier Responsibilities:
      • Maintain the safety and security of the building and associates during the absence of other managers.
      • In partnership with all associates, ensure regular loss prevention compliance.
      • Perform opening and closing responsibilities, including activation and deactivation of the store's alarm system, cash handling, and daily store balancing.
      • Fulfill responsibilities associated with External Key Carrier designation

     

     

    Education and Experience:

     

    • High School diploma or equivalent, Bachelors preferred
    • Business, Marketing, Retail Management, or another related field preferred
    • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in related field
    • Minimum two years of experience in retail, including management and/or supervisory role in a sales-driven, customer-oriented company. Sales experience in a services industry is a plus.
    • Basic computer skills and the ability to use computers and technology for information, and to access information necessary to complete the job.
    • Must be able to effectively lead, coach and manage others in a professional environment.
    • Ability to positively influence, Coaches / Motivates, Conflict Management, Problem Solving.
    • Drives for Results, Directing Others, Decision Quality, Business Acumen, Collaboration / Team Spirit, Accountability, Time Management Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Must be able to plan, prioritize and execute detailed instructions in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, with the ability to work independently, as well as with others.
    • Must possess sound judgment and people management abilities.
    • Must be adaptable to a changing environment and able to consistently achieve goals despite stress and ambiguity.
    • Client focused, positive and engaging, action oriented, demonstrates a passion for the brand, products, services, and solutions. Coaches / Motivates, Conflict Management, Problem Solving,
    • Drives for Results, Leading Others, Decision Quality, Business Acumen, Collaboration, Accountable, Time Management

     


     

    About The ODP Corporation: The ODP Corporation (NASDAQ:ODP) is a leading provider of products and services through an integrated business-to-business (B2B) distribution platform and omnichannel presence, which includes world-class supply chain and distribution operations, dedicated sales professionals, a B2B digital procurement solution, online presence, and a network of Office Depot and OfficeMax retail stores. Through its operating companies Office Depot, LLC; ODP Business Solutions, LLC; Veyer, LLC; and Varis, LLC, The ODP Corporation empowers every business, professional, and consumer to achieve more every day.
     
    Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification and are not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified. Other duties may be assigned.
     
    Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule: You will be eligible to participate in the Retail Store Hourly Management Incentive - a program measured on Store-level Metrics; paid in accordance with the Incentive Plan terms and conditions. The company offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

    Starting Pay Range $20-25 /hr
     
    How to Apply: Click the Apply Now button and follow the instructions on each page. When you have completed the application, click the submit button.
     
    Application Deadline: The job posting will remain open for a minimum of 3 days and will expire once the position has been filled.
     
    Equal Employment Opportunity: 
    The company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

     

    We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records City & County of San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 

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  • Benefits

    At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:

    Physical:

    • Medical Insurance/Prescription Drugs
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Flu shots

    Emotional:

    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Support Programs
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    Work-Life:

    • Location Events & Activities
    • Onboarding Plan & 'Buddy'
    • Recognition & Rewards Programs
    • Flexible Work Schedules
    • Paid Holidays (as applicable by business unit)
    • Paid Time Off (Full-Time Associates are eligible to receive up to 128 hours on a prorated basis in their first year of employment)

    Financial:

    • 401(k) and Roth Savings Plans
    • Savings Plan Employer Match
    • Commuter Benefits
    • FSA/HSA Pre-Tax Benefits
    • HSA Employer Match
    • Discount Center
    • Employee & Dependent Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
    • Short & Long-Term Disability

    Community:

    • Charitable Giving
    • Volunteering & Mentorship
    • Associate Resource Groups focused on Diversity and Inclusion
  • Benefits Part-Time

    At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:

    Emotional:

    • Employee Assistance Programs

    Community:

    • Associate Resource Groups focused on Diversity and Inclusion

    Physical:

    • Flu Shots

    Work-Life:

    • Part-Time Associates are eligible to receive up to 24 hours of paid time off on a prorated basis after their first year of employment

    Financial:

    • 401 (k) and Roth Savings Plans
    • Savings Plan Employer Match
    • Discount Center
  • About Us

    As the working world continues to evolve, so are we. Shifting from an office supplies retailer to a business services platform is not a simple task, nor is it one we take lightly. It requires the diverse talents and contributions from each and every associate – all driven by our 5C culture of Customer, Commitment, Change, Caring and Creativity. We’re working together to make a difference, challenge the status quo, and be the trusted experts that help our customers manage their businesses. We’ve got 40,000+ associates to date – and we’re always looking to add great talent to our team. The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help transform our company to fuel the businesses and communities around us is knocking. Start your #LifeAtDepot and discover how you can be a part of the transformation.

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