TL, GM Backroom Pricing (45) - 408 W South St Sturgis, Mich 49091

Meijer Inc. | Sturgis, MI

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Posted Date 5/16/2019

Currently, Meijer is looking for a General Merchandise Backroom Pricing Team Lead (45). Plans, directs and supervises team members in the day to day operations of the Pricing and Inventory department. Delivers exceptional customer service by ensuring accurate retail pricing, inventory BOH and in-stock expectations are met or exceeded. Responsible for all price changes and promotional signage. Responsible for non-foods and non-softlines non-damaged returns. Responsible to maintain backroom organization for all of General Merchandise including Pets and HBC, excluding Softlines.

Key Deliverables:

  • Responsible for staffing selection and hiring to achieve staffing needs

  • Promotes succession planning by providing career paths, identifying development needs for the team members, and being involved with and accountable for promotion decisions

  • Documents and applies disciplinary actions and makes recommendations concerning discharge

  • Responsible for supporting achievement of sales, shrink, margin and labor plans for the departments

  • Reviews sales goals, supply costs, stock loss/shrink results and goals

  • Ensures accurate BOH in-stock conditions

  • Responsible for all ICAP adjustments in General Merchandise Area

  • Ensures all ICAP adjustments are completed in a timely manner for all areas of the store

  • Ensures that all signs and price changes for the store are completed in a timely manner

  • Ensures that an Ad Audit is performed by the pricing team on the start date of the Ad

  • Manages recalls when instructed

  • Manages all central supplies for the store

  • Responsible for building work assignments for the General Merchandise Team and Third Shift Team to stock

  • Supervises team to:

    • ensure the backroom is neat and organized

    • ensure all back stock is put away the morning after the live load is completed

    • ensure inventory preparation for GM backrooms completed in timely manner

  • Models exceptional, fast and friendly customer service

  • Ensures the Pricing and Inventory team is thoroughly trained in all aspects of their jobs and have completed all required training

  • Reviews Customer Survey and customer feedback from previous week or day

  • Communicates the Meijer Friendly Initiative in all team meetings and conversations

  • Scheduling for the Pricing and Inventory Coordinator Team

  • Promotes safe work environment

  • Reliable and consistent attendance is required

  • Other daily tasks as required


  • High school diploma or its equivalent required
  • 3-5 years of related retail experience
  • One year of management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate to team members in the organization in a way that provides clear and precise direction.
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve conflict and by addressing root cause issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze financial and statistical information and use that information to make informed decisions.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach suggestive selling.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead an organization that practices working safely at all times.
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor team members in all areas of the organization including SDITs, team members in hourly positions and team leaders.
  • Successful completion of all required certifications
Job Type
Full time

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