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Assistant Manager, Associate Store in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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Job Description

At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious? Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty? If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family!

We are looking for an Assistant Store Manager who will join our retail team at our Marysville OH Associate Store!

This position will be based at The Scotts Miracle-Gro Associate Store in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit

Our Assistant Managers oversee the day-to-day operation of the store while ensuring an exceptional customer experience. In this role you will become knowledgeable about all of the products Scotts has to offer. Other areas of focus will include, monthly reporting, inventory management and community engagement.

In this role you will:

  • Oversee the store's inventory management at three warehouse locations which will include the ordering process, physical goods receipt process, and electronic goods receipt process in SAP & Counterpoint, sales reporting, cycle & inventory counting, product & SKU maintenance, and the store re-stocking process.
  • Provide exceptional customer service by checking out customers, operating a cash register, processing customer payments, data entry, and general clean-up of the facilities.
  • Drive strong store performance through sales management.
  • Invoice management in Mark View from third party vendors.
  • Framework PO Management and Creation in SAP for external vendors.
  • Asist in product deliveries to corporate locations.
  • Order and schedule product deliveries from Distribution Facilities to include lead time, efficiency and staffing.
  • Ordering and maintained product for (Big Bag).
  • Assist with the community event for the City of Marysville.
  • Assist with Scotts Grab N Gro ordering platform.
  • Assist with internal fundraising program (Pelotonia Plant sale).
  • Complete monthly sales reports for sending to orders to cash for inventor control.
  • Complete daily deposits of cash transactions.
  • Assist with the Home delivery program for associates.
  • Assist the Store Manager with Branded Merchandise and Promotional Relationships.
  • Assist associates in ordering branded merchandise.
  • Actively interact with R&D to provide product for testing purposes.

The right person will have:

  • High school diploma with experience in lawn and garden industry (preferred).
  • Minimum of one year experience in Retail Sales (preferably in lawn care).
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in areas of responsibility.
  • Must demonstrate maturity, good character and excellent customer service orientation.
  • Familiarity with PC applications including MS Word and Excel is required.
  • Knowledge of supervisory, retail sales and standard accounting practices.
  • Forklift operations license certification will be required as part of the job orientation.

Physical requirements for this role include:

  • Ability to lift, push and pull up to 60 lbs repeatedly during the day.
  • Ability to occasionally climb an 8-12 foot ladder and reach overhead.
  • May be exposed to changes in temperature and humidity including indoor/outdoor working conditions.

What we do for our associates (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 24,000 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreen’s pharmacy and Doctor’s office.

  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef run cafe and the best crushed ice!

  • Unbelievable 401K match and discounted stock purchasing program.

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous vacation day policy.

  • Various associate engagement activities throughout the year including intramural sports leagues.


Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.