Position: Fresh Produce Manager
Reporting to: Grocery Manager
This position requires relocation to Iqaluit, NU. Expenses WILL be covered.
Reporting to the Grocery Manager, the Produce Manager will manage all aspects of the produce section of the Fresh Department. Key accountabilities include maintaining pricing, stocking and rotation of merchandise, supervision, training and development of local staff, achieving specific financial performance targets of the department, and providing excellent customer service. A principal objective is to ensure that all the local staff are thoroughly trained in their areas of responsibility.
Duties and Responsibilities:
> Maintaining a high standard of inventory quality. This includes ensuring first-in, first-out rotation is followed at all times, and closely monitory product dates.
> Ensuring shelves, coolers, and displays are stocked, neat and clean;
> Following established procedures for trimming and preparation, washing and culling.
> Ensuring product is rotated according to store and product standards;
> Packaging fresh goods including fruit platters, veggie platters etc.
> Ensuring dated product is handled according to store policy and product standards;
> Utilizing CASM to establish and maintain store layout and Quasar to look up, order and record inventory;
> Completing inventory counts as per schedule and plan an organized system for receiving of stock;
> Conducting competitive price checks on a regular basis and review flyers for promotional and seasonal items;
> Assisting Price File Maintenance Clerk in determining accurate pricing of merchandise and use of proper price labeling.
> Overseeing the claims and product recall process;
> Adhering to all guidelines and procedures outlined in department and health and safety manuals and as set out by the General Manager.
> Providing top quality customer service by ensuring customers receive a positive, pleasant shopping/service experience;
> Ensuring the department operates in a safe, professional manner at all times and that all regulations and legislated standards are adhered to;
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent