Fresh Food Manager

  • Job Reference: FR-RETAIL-CN-4-3
  • Date Posted: 6 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Fusion
  • Location: Cavan
  • Salary: €35,000 to €40,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Fusion Retail
  • Email: apps.retail@fusion.ie
  • Telephone: +353 1 6874888

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Fresh Food Manager to join their store in Cavan.
The Fresh Food Manager will ensure the store`s fresh food departments operate efficiently and effectively and provide our customers with the very best customer service and fresh food offering at all times. An attractive salary is on offer and will depend on experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and ensure the smooth running of the fresh departments by prioritising and delegating the workload appropriately
  • Set, monitor and achieve sales targets with the team on gross profit margin, net margin, waste and other KPIs as agreed with Store Manager
  • Control stocktaking and overheads as per fresh budget
  • Foster good working relationships among the team
  • Hold regular fresh food meetings and communicate relevant details and results to the team
  • Manage employee performance, giving regular feedback, recognition and encouragement
  • Deal with all customer queries efficiently, professionally and consistent with store policy
  • Manage employee rostering and annual leave for fresh departments
  • Ensure merchandising and presentation of the fresh department is of the highest standard at all times and in accordance with relevant store planograms and guidelines.

Requirements:

  • 2 years` experience in a Fresh Food Department
  • 1 years` experience in a Supervisor/Manager role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good delegation skills
  • An understanding of how to achieve KPIs and targets
  • Passion for fresh food

The Candidate:

  • The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of experience.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good delegation skills
  • Ability to train, develop and motivate staff. 
  • Highly driven with a strong work ethic
  • An understanding of how to achieve KPIs and targets
  • Commerciality and brand awareness
  • Passion for grocery retail
  • Thrive in a fast-paced working environment.

Please apply with your most recent C.V for further details on this role and other Fresh Food Manager roles.