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Chilled and Frozen Department Manager

To fill this position we are seeking someone who has supermarket (or similar) experience and has the proven ability to manage staff. You will also have buyer responsibilities.

Reporting to the Store Manager your key responsibility will be managing the purchasing/sell through operation of the Chilled and Frozen foods departments.

You will have Superior leadership skills and the ability to effectively communicate at all levels. Experience in the FMCG industry and SAP system knowledge will make you an attractive candidate to us.

The number one goal for our store is to continually meet the needs of our customers by providing a range of affordable quality products, and an exceptional level of service that keeps our customers coming back for more.

This is a real opportunity to showcase your food retail skills and product knowledge and the chance to work in a dynamic, high energy environment.

Daily tasks include:

  • Buyer responsibilities such as maintaining external relationships and ordering products.
  • Managing and maintaining all store standards, ensuring the chilled and frozen departments are fully stocked, fresh and of the best quality possible
  • Managing the rotation of stock
  • Managing staff rosters and on the job mentoring to keep your staff engaged while upskilling
  • Maintaining and managing the cleanliness of the departments keeping it up to the set standards
  • Managing and achieving set targets and KPI’s for the Department

We are looking for someone who is:

  •  Passionate about good quality food
  • Someone who is an experienced team leader and can develop staff to be high achievers in customer service and retailing. 
  • Computer Literacy is essential - SAP experience would be an advantage


We will appoint someone who has energy, enthusiasm, an eye for the future and true passion for the industry.

Please enquire with your CV to by 5pm August 11th 2022

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: GZAO2271450

Location: North Island, Coromandel, Whitianga

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24 August 2022