Canadian Tire: Corporate District Support Manager Full Time in Ontario

Canadian Tire: Corporate

Branch ON CA

District Support Manager

Possess strong understanding of Canadian Tire store operations including logistics, retail merchandising, automotive service and horticulture….

District Support Manager – C04INO Position Summary

We are immediately looking for a dynamic and results oriented District Support Manager (DSM) to deliver results for one of the largest retail markets nationally. Based within the GTA region, the successful incumbent will bring their previous Canadian Tire leadership expertise, partner with Associate Dealers and store staff to enhance the Customer Experience through operational excellence, best practices and support of major marketing programs. The DSM will establish and manage key stakeholder relationships in understanding the competitive landscape while consulting and supporting Dealers to resolve issues resulting in continued sales growth.


•Partner with Dealers and Regional Execution Managers to assist stores in meeting objectives targeted at improving customer experience and growing top line sales expectations through regular visits and by working with dealers to execute their action plans

•Develop an in-depth knowledge for the changing national, regional and local environment to understand competitive threats, potential entrants, and be aware of key advertising campaigns of other retailers

•Identify and recommend best practices to improve productivity, customer experience and grow sales

•Deliver supported marketing programs in store within region by conducting training and workshops for Dealers and their employees

•Analyze and interpret data from various reports to assist store in identifying action plans to improve the customer experience, in stock etc.

•Conduct Operational Readiness Report in support of driving sales and enhancing our brand

•Build partnerships with Dealers and key members of store staff

•Support Grand Openings (or Grand Re-opening) and attend the events


•Minimum five (5) years progressive Canadian Tire retail experience

•Possess strong understanding of Canadian Tire store operations including logistics, retail merchandising, automotive service and horticulture

•Excellent interpersonal skills with a passion for retail and a desire to work with a variety of entrepreneurial Dealers and store staff all driving with a common goal to grow sales

•Strong business acumen and ability to analyze and interpret data

•Ability to coach and train individuals and groups

•Strong communication skills, written, verbal and an active listener

•Strong facilitation and presentation skills

•Strong attention for detail and a readiness to continually look for ways to improve productivity

•University degree and/or College diploma an asset

Canadian Tire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Ontario, CA, US
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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