Extend Oz is looking to engage an experienced Fresh Produce Specialist in a well-established supermarket, with extensive fresh areas including a butcher shop, delicatessen, bakery, gourmet foods and remarkable fresh produce.
This is a full-time position that will involve a fast paced environment and is a team management role. The Produce department boasts a large variety of fruit and vegetables and extensive bulk and miscellaneous foods area as well. Knowledge and understanding of the retail industry and especially fresh produce, is imperative, along with knowledge of Safe Food and Health regulations.
Your key responsibilities will be
-lead, coach and develop your team
-order and monitor stock aggressively including waste, shrink and quality control, utilizing just in time ordering
-Maintain competitive pricing to rigorously address GP and create shopper synergy
-take a team approach to meeting sales targets, gross profits and rostering requirements
-inspire your team through personal example and direction
-seek out opportunities to provide innovation and bring local flavor and flair to the department
-promote and inspire high standards of presentation and customer service with outstanding fresh displays
-care passionately about providing a safe and clean work environment for our team and customers
Availability for weekend work is mandatory.
The successful candidate will enjoy entry into a highly respected independent grocery retailer with strong community ties and offering opportunities for career growth.
As a team, we are bold with ideas and operate with pace and passion; always looking for innovations to transform our stores and delight customers.
If you have the necessary qualifications, please apply now and send your resume to [email protected]
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