Work with merchandising, store operations, information systems, supply chain, other Dollar General departments and vendors to determine root causes and provide solutions to improve processes and reduce cost. Lead cross functional process improvement projects that improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Dollar General’s operations.
§ Ability to quickly identify potential drivers of emerging problems, root cause, and generate solutions
§ Ability to partner, coordinate, and delegate to all levels of management
§ Ability to prioritize projects based on solution impact, time to implement, and/or direction from leadership
§ Ability to lead multiple priorities and projects (3-5)
§ Ability to lead presentations to various levels of management
§ Design and execute appropriate analyses to size potential impact of problems or solutions
§ Strong analytical and process mapping skills
§ Ability to create and execute an implementation plan for rollout to network
§ Basic knowledge level in spreadsheet, word processing, and presentation skills
Work Experience and/or Education
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, or Industrial Engineering required, or may be substituted with equivalent professional experience. Minimum of 5 years industrial engineering, Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma, and/or Project Management experience required. Advanced degree or significant professional experience preferred.