Area Fresh Food Manager Permanent Leinster 19 November 2018 This vacancy is now closed An Area Fresh Food manager is required for a retailer in the South East to oversee the deli, bakery, food to go and fresh depts. in their expanding network of convenience stores. Their responsibilities will be: Through managing product range and quality in each store, develop and drive sales and margins across fresh food depts. Oversee waste control systems to ensure it is run at its optimum (waste v out of stock missed sales) in each store. Manage the marketing and pos material, of menus, offers and product range through the latest innovative ideas and concepts. Oversee and monitor (with store managers) all food safety compliance, controls and practices in each store. Train and recruit (with store managers) all fresh food staff. Assist each store manager in some daily hands on management duties. Reporting to Area Operations Manager, Successful Candidate will be given autonomy to create a fulfilling and rewarding role for them, but must have: Min 3-5 Years Fresh food/deli management experience. Ability to identify and maximise sales opportunities across fresh food departments. Strong knowledge and qualifications of food safety and HACCP best practices. Excellent knowledge of marketing and understanding customers’ needs and expectations for the ‘wow’ instore experience. Self-starter with a hand on approach and passion for fresh food. Strong analytical and numerical skills with a knowledge and expectation of department margins. Excellent people skills and experience working with the public in a busy environment. Salary: €30-€40k DOE and company vehicle. To apply send your CV firstname.lastname@example.org, through our website www.peoplegroup.ie For further information regarding this role, please contact us on 01 6619636. Want to compare your salary in Ireland? mysalary.ie Follow and Connect with The People Group on LinkedIn and Twitter The People Group is a Recruitment consultancy, specialising in Sales, Marketing & Management, established in 1989 and is based in Dublin 2. Our experienced team works in both the contingency and search areas, and covers all industry sectors including: Digital, FMCG, B2B, B2C, ICT, IT, Financial Services, and Telco with a focus on Mid to Senior Level roles.