Merchandising Execution Team (MET) Supervisors lead and influence a team of Merchandising Execution
Associates (MEAs) as they execute general service guidelines throughout all departments within a store.
MET Supervisors direct the work priorities of their teams based on the directives of the District Execution
Manager (DEM), while building and maintaining strong relationships. MET Supervisors supervise the work
activities and job performance of associates within their location. MET Supervisors monitor and are
responsible for key metrics including safety, quality and productivity. MET Supervisors provide hiring
recommendations to the DEM and are responsible for coaching and training MEA associates within their
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
30% Business Planning and Execution:
Provide direction to associates to assign work and ensure completion of activities
Plan the activities of the team in his/her location and ensure execution in relation to Merchandising
Conduct walks and utilize reports to drive execution of merchandising standards safely, accurately and
Provide direction for merchandising project preparation
Monitor and identify labor needs in partnership with DEM
Communicate and interact with store leadership
30% Drives Results:
Monitor set compliance with planogram; ensure merchandise is displayed in a neat and appealing manner
Ensure that POP and signage is ordered and properly set according to planogram
Provide direction on merchandising activities in accordance with Merchandising Action Planner and other
assigned off-shelf merchandising
Ensure accuracy of assigned operational tasking including bay integrity activities are completed
Support project preparation and execution
Partner with store leadership to markdown all damaged or unsellable merchandise
Work alongside associates to complete tasks as needed
Lead and influence a team of MEAs as they execute general service guidelines and project execution
throughout the store
30% Coaching and Developing Associates:
Motivate, coach, develop and train associates
Participate in MEA interview process and make recommendations to DEM on final selections
Recommend and provide input to DEM regarding discipline, performance feedback,
rewards and recognition for MEAs. Deliver in partnership with DEM.
Manage communication to team members on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis
10% Other tasks as assigned
NATURE AND SCOPE
Position reports to District Execution Manager (DEM).
Accountable for direct supervision of the work activities of others. Planning, monitoring and reviewing work of
subordinates is required. This may include direct supervision of a shift.
Makes recommendations concerning selection, termination, performance appraisal and professional
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
4. Usually in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors causing moderate physical
discomfort from such things as dust, fumes or odors.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:
Due to forklifts and other heavy equipment traveling through the store, temporary cracks may occur in the
floor, causing an uneven walking surface.
The warehouse environment can be dusty and noisy.
Doors are frequently open, causing drafts and interior temperature changes.
Floors around work area may become slippery during wet weather conditions.
May have to handle merchandise and work with tools with sharp edges.
Passing forklifts emit gas fumes.
Tools, supplies and related merchandise may contain hazardous materials.
Standard Minimum Qualifications:
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
8. The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas
Work Experience Required: 2
Minimum Age Override: 0
Certifications & Licenses:
5. Must continuously stand or walk or regularly requires lifting/handling/carrying material or equipment of
moderate weight (8-20 pounds).
1 year supervisory experience
Experience working in retail merchandising service industry or working directly for large scale retailer
Basic computer skills with knowledge of web based applications and handheld technology
Experience working on teams, with heavy reliance on team to accomplish goals.
Experience leading teams
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
Business Acumen- knowledgeable in current and future information affecting his/her business and
Time Management- values time and can get to a broader range of activities.
Directing Others- is good at establishing clear direction and lays out work in a well- planned and organized
Managing and Measuring Work- clearly assigns responsibility for tasks and decisions; monitors process,
progress and results.
Managerial Courage- provides current, direct, complete and “actionable” positive and
corrective feedback to others.
Drives for results- steadfastly push self and others for results.
Motivating others- can motivate many kinds of direct reports and team or project members.
Building Effective Teams- creates a feeling of belonging in the team and defines success in terms of the
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