Sara’s Market and Bakery
Grocery Assistant Manager
Assists the Grocery Manager in the daily operation of the department. Responsibilities include inventory control, maintenance of back stock and department sales floor, training and supporting employees.
•Give every customer immediate and undivided attention. Satisfy the customers, with consistent, flavorful food.
•Achieves departmental profit and store profit contribution goals.
•Assists the Grocery Manager in planning special displays and merchandising programs.
•Assists in hiring, counselling and development of employees.
•Recommends disciplinary action, transfers, promotions, rate increases and consults with Grocery Manager on employee job dialogues.
•Trains employees in proper product handling and storage, stocking, ordering, equipment operation, building displays and product rotation.
•Assists the Grocery Manager in the analysis of sales and labor reports.
•In the absence of the Grocery Manager supervises, schedules and assigns duties to the employees.
•Conducts inventory and handles special orders.
•Enforces loss controls and strives for minimum shrink.
•Maintains safe and sanitary work conditions throughout Grocery Department in compliance with applicable Health and Safety codes.
•Demonstrates advanced product knowledge and maintains awareness of new products.
•Follow and comply with established procedures, including Weights and Measures, health and sanitation, and adhere to safe work practices.
•Operate and sanitize all equipment in a safe and proper manner.
•This job posting is intended to describe the general requirements for the performance of this job. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned by leadership.
•Have a minimum of three years retail grocery experience or the equivalent.
•Demonstrated decision-making ability and leadership skills, preferably three or more years of experience in being able to direct and supervise individuals and manage work and priorities.
•Analytical ability and proficiency in math sufficient to calculate margins, monitor profitability and manage inventory.
•Comprehensive Grocery product knowledge.
•Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to train and mentor employees.
•Available for flexible scheduling to meet the needs of the department.
•Certified purchaser experience preferred.
Essential Job Functions:
- Stand and walk for extended periods of time.
- Bend and stoop to grasp objects and climb ladders. Bend and twist neck and waist, reach above and below shoulders and squat.
- Bend and lift loads, not to exceed 50 pounds. Push and pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.
- Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling, and fine manipulation.
- Environmental exposure to extreme temperatures (coolers, ovens, freezer, outdoors, etc.)
At Sara’s Market and Bakery, we empower our employees to make their own decisions and create an environment where people are treated with respect and are highly motivated to excel.
We strive to offer honest, service, with a friendly face every time, the customer, enters our store. At Sara's Market and Bakery, we are not in business just to sell, but are in business to satisfy the needs of our customers and our surrounding community. At Sara's, we run our business with a conscience. What we serve, is what we eat.
At Sara’s Market and Bakery we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. Sara’s Market and Bakery hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.
June 27, 2016