A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.
Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.
All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.
The Grocery Supervisor is responsible to ensure a superior customer service experience by coaching, and developing friendly, well trained staff. The Supervisor will supervise the department and staff and act as the go to person in the absence of the Department Manager and Assistant. The Supervisor will foster customer loyalty, fulfill customer needs and actively contribute to an environment of employee and customer engagement.
Keep work area clean and presentable at all times
Remain current with weekly and in-store specials
Ensure accurate labeling of products through adherence to company pricing strategies
Foster a shopping experience that engages customers in a way that enhances loyalty, sales and profit
Run, monitor and analyze sales data reports
Monitor and ensure compliance with SOP, OH&S and other corporate initiatives
Monitor execution of company inventory control procedures
Lead department in accordance with company presentation standards
Act as the departmental "go-to" person in charge of department, when required
Recruit, train, develop, motivate and coach employees, and provide regular feedback to support the department leadership team
Schedule and monitor breaks, back-ups, and other departmental activities
Participate in the final inventory calculations
Follow store lock-up procedures, when required
Other duties as required
High School Diploma
Minimum 12 months experience
Full knowledge of department operations and skills
Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.
While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.
We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.