Deerfield, Illinois

Job Summary

Responsible for providing first level management over professional individual contributors and/or skilled support staff. Acts as an advisor to a group and may have oversight into scheduling of work and resolution of problems. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and policies to determine appropriate action. Receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and the process by which to meet the goals. Has supervisory responsibility over a group of employees.

Job Responsibilities
  • Provides direct supervision/oversight to professional individual contributors and/or skill, support staff. Acts as an advisor to the group and assigns and monitors work. May be involved in the hiring, firing and performance review processes.
  • Provides oversight to employees according to established policies and procedures. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve results will cause delays in schedules.
  • Interacts and works collaboratively with peers. Establishes and maintains constructive working relationships with stakeholders. May participate collaboratively in functional and cross-functional teams to meet objectives, improve processes, and improve stakeholder satisfaction.
  • Oversees and works on issues where analysis of the situation or data requires review or relevant factors. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and policies to determine appropriate actions.
  • Accepts responsibility for delegated decision-making and reinforces and influences others to demonstrate the same support for empowered decision-making. Receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and the process by which to meet goals.
  • Provides guidance to departmental employees working within the latitude of established policies. Administers company polices that directly affect employees. Recommends changes to policies.
  • Outlines specific objectives and processes that are focused on generating innovative solutions to business problems.
  • Identifies and researches unique stakeholder opportunities, issues, and requests. Implements innovative processes or changes that support the business.
  • Develops and submits ideas which support the achievement of innovative goals.
  • Oversees the day-to day work of staff. Contributes to the hiring, firing, and performance management processes. Builds and maintains employee morale and motivation; fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans

Walgreens (www.walgreens.com) is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. As America’s most loved pharmacy, health and beauty company, Walgreens purpose is to champion the health and wellbeing of every community in America. Operating more than 9,000 retail locations across America, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health destination serving approximately 8 million customers each day. Walgreens pharmacists play a critical role in the U.S. healthcare system by providing a wide range of pharmacy and healthcare services. To best meet the needs of customers and patients, Walgreens offers a true omnichannel experience, with platforms bringing together physical and digital, supported by the latest technology to deliver high-quality products and services in local communities nationwide.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree and at least 2 years of professional experience in the public or private sector OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 4 years of professional experience in the public or private sector.
  • Willing to travel up to 15% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 1 year of cross-functional team leadership experience.

Deerfield, Illinois

Walgreens (walgreens.com), one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health, beauty and retail destination supporting communities across the country, and was named to FORTUNE* magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list.

Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens operates 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omnichannel business, Walgreens.com. Walgreens also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services and offers in-store clinics and other health care services throughout the United States, most of which are operated by our health care strategic partners.

Walgreens is the the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), and WBA is currently ranked No. 1 in the Food and Drug Industry list of Fortune's World Most Admired Companies (2019), and has been included on this list as WBA (or previously as Walgreen Co.) for the past 26 consecutive years.

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