Whole Foods Market Store Team Leader in Atlanta, Georgia

Job DescriptionManage all aspects of store operations. Lead and develop Associate Store Team Leaders, Team Leaders, and Team Members.Responsibilities

  • Ensure the highest retail standards for store execution, cleanliness and maintenance are being met or exceeded at all times.

  • Build a positive work environment of outstanding teamwork, mutual respect, and exceptional morale.

  • Use expertise to positively influence situations and effectively communicate ideas and changes to Team Members.

  • Select, train, develop, mentor, motivate and counsel Team Members in a manner that builds and sustains a high-performance team and minimizes turnover.

  • Use creative and innovative thinking to build sales and legendary customer service, effectively address problems, and successfully adapt to the market and competition.

  • Provide ideas and suggestions that contribute to the growth of the store and region.

  • Inspire Team Members, set clear expectations and develop Team Members to excellence.

  • Support Team Member growth and development by promoting a culture of training.

  • Lead in understanding, implementing, and living the company Core Values.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to prioritize and delegate tasks effectively

  • Ability to multi-task, show excellent follow-through and see the big picture

  • Excellent interpersonal, motivational, team building and leadership skills

  • Possess sound judgement and the ability to remain level headed and fair minded

  • High energy, enthusiastic, and displays an affinity for our products, core values, and company philosophy

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed

Desired Work Experiences

  • 3+ years of experience in a Store Leadership role

  • Leading Teams

  • Customer Service Focus

  • Team Building

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Employee Relations

  • Store Operations (Inventory, Labor Management, Cost Control, Regulatory Compliance)

  • Marketing (Pricing, Merchandising, Competitor Analysis)

  • Managing P&L

At Whole Foods Market we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.

Who are we? Well, we seek out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry, and have an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture. Add to that the excitement and fun we bring to shopping for groceries, and you start to get a sense of what we’re all about. Oh yeah, we’re a mission-driven company too.

Whole Foods Market attracts people who are passionate - about great food, about the communities they live in, about how we treat our planet and our fellow humans - and who want to bring their passion into the workplace and make a difference.

Learn more about careers at Whole Foods Market here!