District Team Leader
Target Canada, Halifax, N.S.
The Canadian subsidiary of the US based mass merchant and operator of 133 retail locations across Canada with more than 17, 000 employees
Responsible for directing and evaluating a team of over 1, 000 employees, managing business operations and opening of 10 retail locations in largest geographic district and strategizing and executing growth initiatives. Establishing procedures to exceed standards of operations, maximizing guest experience and retention, and ensuring cost-control by managing and improving employee performance across all functional areas.
Despite corporate challenges, was able to create success regionally and earn Top District in Canada for: Sales, Payroll Management, Guest Experience, and Redcard Guest Enrollment. Exceeded sales targets and maximized revenue by fostering excellence and accountability in district team. Achieved 96 per cent on Leadership Survey as scored by reporting employees. Recognized for exceptional leadership efforts as recipient of multiple awards during tenure. Top district in volunteer hours for 2013 (1,905).