Admin Assistant to the Nashville Regional Director – Nashville, TN

Location: Nashville, TN
Job ID: 25330BR
Department: Retail Operations
Date Posted: Jul 18, 2023

$38 - 50k


The primary responsibilities will be to provide support to the Nashville Regional Director which includes, but not limited to:

▪ perform duties including: answering incoming telephone calls, scheduling appointments, creating/typing correspondence, creating/updating reports, other duties as assigned
– locating and printing reports
– filing documents
– maintaining up-to-date information on store managers and finalists
– updating files when changing districts or stores
– gathering information requested by the Regional Director or Divisional Vice President
– faxing needed documents
– providing or coordinating technical support on various computer programs
– making copies, organizing and sending weekly mail
– preparing memos to retail associates and customers
– shredding sensitive information
– assisting in the scheduling and coordination of meetings and travel
– tracking, recording and compiling store responses to requested information
– prepare and update PowerPoint presentations as needed for meetings
– other administrative duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

• High school diploma or equivalent experience
• knowledge of retail operations and processes
• excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Publix Connection
▪ knowledge of general office practices and procedures,
▪ professional telephone etiquette,
▪ ability to work well under general supervision and handle multiple tasks and responsibilities,
▪ must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the company,
▪ excellent customer service delivery skills,
▪ retail knowledge/experience preferred,
▪ ability to work in a fast-paced environment,
▪ knowledge of office equipment and operation,
▪ handle a high volume of work accurately,
▪ good organizational skills,
▪ good interpersonal skills (the ability to work well with others and be a participating team member),
▪ obvious enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work, and
▪ commitment to Publix and our Mission.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree in Business, or equivalent experience
  • 1 year of clerical or office administration experience with MS Office experience and
  • 1 year of retail experience


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health plan (with prescription benefits)
  • Group dental plan
  • Group vision plan
  • Sick pay
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance (with accidental death & dismemberment benefits)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vacation pay
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Paycheck direct deposit
  • Credit union
  • Access to over 50 discount offers including discounts on computer, vehicle and wireless purchases
  • 6 paid holidays (associates can exchange the following holidays with their manager’s approval: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day).

Additional Information

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Please do not use your Publix email address when applying. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email.

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