Kohl's Operations Manager Level 1 in Grain Valley, Missouri


Directly accountable for providing service to retail stores by coordinating the processing of merchandise from the vendor, through the Distribution Network. Manages the day to day execution of overall business strategies and productivity measures.


  • Manages workflow of several departments in conjunction with individual department Supervisors to meet planned units per hour, cost per unit, level of service and accuracy standards.

  • Effectively manages staffing to meet UPH and CPU goals.

  • Develops and maintains accuracy standards to ensure unit inventory integrity.

Policies and Procedures

  • Coordinates and communicates changes and updates in process and procedures.

  • Works with other departments and divisions to resolve problems and ensure efficient service.

Management of associates

  • Manages direct reports, systems and projects to achieve unit goals in accordance with Company policies and practices.

  • Prepares and analyze unit plans and reports.

  • Provides leadership by exhibiting influence and expertise, thus affecting the results of the operating area.

  • Creates an effective work environment by developing a common vision, setting clear objectives, expecting teamwork, recognizing outstanding performance and maintaining open communications.

  • Develops staff through coaching, providing performance feedback, providing effective performance assessments and establishing performance and development plans.



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  • Multiple years of related experience including direct supervision experience in Distribution, Production/Operations Management, Warehouse Management or related field.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Working knowledge of Radio Frequency and automated distribution/warehouse management systems, Windows, Microsoft Office.

  • Flexibility in hours to support multi-shift operation.

  • Bachelors or advanced degree

special requirements

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ADDENDUMS Operations Manager 1 - EFC

  • 3-5 Years related EFC experience

  • Supervises and oversees floor supervisors

  • Responsible for the prompt, efficient and accurate processing of merchandise, customer order selection and delivery through the e-Fulfillment Center, in support of 100% customer satification.

This describes general information about the position however should not be considered comprehensive. Our company reserves the right to modify job duties or descriptions at any time. This is not an employment contract.

Job Title:Operations Manager Level 1Auto req ID:67342BRPosting Location:0840:Blue Springs DC Position Focus:DC Compensation Frequency:Annual Position Type:full-time Career Area:Distribution Center Company Overview:At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire.State - Search by State only - Use Location for Zip or City and State:Missouri City:Grain ValleyZip Code:64029