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Produce Manager


We’re excited to announce that New World Mount Albert will be rejoining the community later this year!  With a brand-new store, fresh fit-out and wide offering across grocery, butchery, deli, bakery, produce and liquor, we can’t wait to open our doors again to the Mount Albert community.

Our opening date is set for early October 2024 we are seeking a Produce Manager to join the team. You’ll play a key part in our journey towards a successful store opening and continuously deliver an awesome shopping experience for our community. 

As Produce Manager, you will:

  • Have full ownership of the produce department including buying, price integrity, rostering, food safety, stock management. 
  • Ensure all produce meets the highest standards, is fresh and displayed attractively for our customers.
  • Lead, inspire and train a team of produce assistants. 
  • Listen to customers to find out what they want and need in one simple shop.
  • Search constantly for areas to improve our produce operations, productivity, and efficiency. 
  • Deliver on financial performance targets including budgets, wage percentages and sales forecasting. 

 What’s in it for you:

  • We’re in it together, we look after each other, back one another, communicate effectively, and work together as one winning team, every time.  ​ 
  • Prove yourself in a new store and within New World which is known for its people development and career opportunities. 
  • You’ll be working with the latest technology, equipment, and processes. 
  • Drive something within a flexible and creative working environment – if there’s a better way, let us know! 
  • Be part of a 100% locally owned and operated store.

 We’re looking for a proven retail leader who:

  • Has a passion for fresh produce and a good eye for quality and presentation.
  • Can strictly follow our Food Safety and Health and Safety program.  
  • Is computer literate and keen to learn and use the latest technology. 
  • Has great people skills and the ability to lead a small team. 
  • Has proven customer service experience.
  • Is reliable, self-motivated and be a good team player. 

About New World & Foodstuffs; 

You know New World, PAK’n’SAVE and Four Square right? That’s Foodstuffs! We are one of NZ’s biggest companies, you just don’t know it, because in true Kiwi style – we are humble about it (apart from right now maybe)! Join one of our stores and you open the door to endless opportunities!                                                                                                                                                                                         

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: 57999

Location: Mt Albert

Closing Date: Wednesday, 31 July 2024