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Assets Protection Director, Global Supply Chain & Logistics

Apply Now Location: 4502 Union Rd, Tifton, Georgia, United States, 31794-8543; job id: R0000184902
job family: Security & Loss Prevention
schedule: Full time

Assets Protection Director Global Supply & Logistics 


January 2022

About us:

As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers. 

Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It’s how we care, grow, and win together.  

A role within the Assets Protection team means being part of a team that deliver a safe and secure culture in every supply chain building, build a culture of awareness and actionable insights to mitigate shortage risks in order to drive sales, improve accuracy and in-stocks through theft prevention and resolution, and lead through crisis events to protect our guest, team and brand.

As an Assets Protection Director supporting Global Supply Chain & Logistics, you will be a part of a diverse team who put integrity and ethics at the heart of everything they do. You will develop and communicate AP strategies and priorities, including tactical plans and expectations, to your team, peers and leadership across multiple teams. You will be financially accountable by prioritizing and driving continuous improvement. You will experience leading a large remote team in Assets Protection through multiple layers, across multiple markets and establish a culture of accountability through hiring, setting clear expectations, talent & development strategies and performance management. Through training and validation, your team will be able to anticipate and identify shortage risks in key building processes and developing tactics to reduce shortage and drive profitable sales; lead a shortage prevention and resolution culture. 

The role of an Assets Protection Director will provide you with:

  • Lead Field Assets Protection Business Partners and Sr. Assets Protection Managers for GSCL

  • Experience creating talent strategies in multi-unit markets building skills in recruiting, selecting and talent development for exempt leaders in Assets Protection

  • Role will require enterprise collaboration across Headquarters, GSCL, and Stores partnersat the regional level

  • Skills in business financials (e.g., payroll, profit & loss) and driving shortage reduction

  • Skills in creating business and region-specific strategies by leveraging data and leading a team of Assets Protection Directors to deliver results in their markets

  • Experience managing a large remote team in Assets Protection/GSCL through multiple layers, in multi-unit markets across a region

  • Ability to influence and provide thoughtful feedback to key partners and senior leaders (e.g., Regional/Group leadership, HR, HQ) to support company strategies and Assets Protection initiatives

  • Set strategic direction enabling field teams to lead and develop tactics to reduce shortage and drive profitable sales, ensuring product is in stock and available for our guests

  • Make strategic decisions that drive operational and financial results for Target and empower teams to achieve goals

  • Sponsor talent strategies that fuel Target’s growth including leadership development, clear expectations and accountability to established goals

  • Lead a team of leaders who cultivate a safe and secure culture, and educate, drive and validate a culture of emergency preparedness and physical security

  • Attract and retain talent; lead a confident and skilled AP team remotely that enables a frictionless environment, supports GSCL teams and delivers a profitable business

  • Foster a coaching culture and teaching for all levels of AP in order to deliver on priorities

  • Cultivate an environment of ownership by empowering the team to adjust priorities and address problems openly to resolve issues efficiently and effectively

  • Demonstrate a culture of ethical conduct, safety, and compliance. Lead team to work in the same way and hold others accountable to this commitment

Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:

  • 4 year degree or equivalent experience

  • 6+ years of retail loss prevention / assets protection experience

  • Must be willing to travel 

  • Ability to lead strategic vision and drive organizational change

  • Proven success in influencing key business partners

  • Experience establishing and maintaining cross-functional working relationships

  • Experience quickly adapting to changing priorities and tasks

  • Experience working in high intensity situations with composure and ease

Ideal candidate will sit in AL, NC, SC, GA, TN

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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