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Regional Director

Company: General Nutrition Centers, Inc.
Location: Schaumburg
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Job Summary
The Regional Director oversees all aspects of sales, operations and merchandising for an assigned Region. The Regional Director turns corporate strategy into successful customer experiences by having a passion for people, operations and visual merchandising. This position is responsible for communicating a clear vision of business expectations by motivating and driving a culture through District Managers and Store leaders.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee day-to-day activities of District Managers and the retail operations for multiple stores
  • Partner with merchandising, wholesale and leadership to drive business strategies
  • Strategically plan regional growth as it pertains to people development, store alignments and regional staffing needs
  • Define and drive retail growth strategies that align with GNC's financial and strategic initiatives
  • Achieve regional sales budget, financial and expense targets by setting and ensuring accountability to expectations for performance for all team members
  • Analyze business trends and key performance indicators (KPI's) to make effective business decisions
  • Partner with cross functional business partners to maximize opportunities for the market and the brand by sharing market, customer and competitor insights
  • Drive brand loyalty by creating and leading an outstanding internal and external customer experience within the store environment
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures and processes
  • Conduct in-store visits and evaluate operations to ensure efficient alignment and integration of all corporate strategic initiatives and superior quality of service
  • In conjunction with District Managers, develop and oversee the implementation of strategic action plans to capture opportunities for in-store sales growth or margin gain
  • Ensure the Region is maintaining high standards of merchandise placement, store signage, inventory, and proper display techniques
  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve performance through regular business analysis, competitor visits and soliciting feedback from store team members and customers
  • Additional duties as assigned


    • Responsible for supervising multiple teams.


      • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands or fingers to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
      • Regularly/Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
      • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
      • The noise level in the work environment is usually low/moderate.

        * Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
        Job Specifications

        • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Marketing or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key accountabilities of the job required
        • Advanced degree (MBA, Master's) preferred
        • 10+ years of retail chain sales experience required
        • 8+ years in a leadership role (direct or indirect)
        • High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
        • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills
        • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
        • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts
        • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
        • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
        • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
        • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting

          GNC Holdings is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: General Nutrition Centers, Inc., Schaumburg , Regional Director, Executive , Schaumburg, Illinois

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