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Seafood Manager - New World Wigram


Are you our new fresh fish expert? Ready to take on the challenge of running your own customer eccentric department? Then this is the job for you!

We require a passionate person capable of planning, leading and developing the operations and production of our Seafood Department here at Wigram New World. We pride ourselves in our Fresh Food offer and are looking for someone to take our seafood department to the next level.

This is an outstanding opportunity for someone with a positive attitude to take sole charge of a department in an area undergoing substantial growth and change.

Are you looking to progress your career path? This is what you will need:

  • The ability to be proactive and engaging with customers and staff.
  • An excellent work ethic
  • A passion for quality customer service and food innovation/production
  • Competency on a PC
  • Presenting the department to a high standard

Key competencies required for this position are:

  • Continuously improving the range on offer to our customers
  • Ensuring the sales and financial targets of the department are met
  • Excellent Health & Safety and Food Safety Standards
  • Efficient use and management of all Seafood resources
  • Maintaining the highest standard of merchandising
  • Development and training of all department staff

We offer great working conditions, a supportive management structure, and personal development opportunities.

A weekend shift will be required for this position as this is a Tuesday to Saturday role with two later starts Friday and Saturday (10am-6.30pm) how’s that for lifestyle!

All of our roles require the delivery of fantastic ‘Customer Service’ and becoming part of our ‘One Team’ philosophy

If you believe you have the passion and energy to bring to life the New World experience and would like to be part of the new exciting retail opportunity at Wigram New World apply online now!  Please include a covering letter and full curriculum vitae.

Overseas applicants must hold New Zealand citizenship, New Zealand Permanent Residency or a Valid New Zealand Work Permit.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 8060.126

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Sunday, 22 July 2018