Assistant Grocery Manager

Position Type: Other Staff
Apply By: March 31, 2019
Posted: March 7, 2019 - 4:54 pm EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Chequamegon Food Co-op
Organization Location: Ashland, Wisconsin
Organization Website: Chequamegon Food Co-op
Contact Name: Kiersten Galazen
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 7156828251

Pay Level III

Benefits and raise after successful completion of a 90-day probationary period.

Purpose: To assist the Grocery Manager in all aspects of the department, including purchasing and merchandising designated, meeting objectives for sales, margin and inventory turns. To keep designated sections fully stocked and to provide prompt, friendly, courteous customer service, and to fill in for the Grocery Manager as needed.

Status: Reports to Grocery Manager/Operations Manager. Helps Supervise Grocery staff and buyers. Works closely with all floor staff.

Essential Qualifications

  • Self-motivated, organized, responsible, flexible
  • 3 years of supervisory experience
  • Experience training large groups a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Buying/ordering experience
  • Experience with taking and recording quarterly inventory
  • Ability to work with a team to achieve departmental goals
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible schedule with night and weekend availability

Functional Qualifications

  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office, Excel)
  • English proficiency
  • Ability to stand, bend, stoop, reach, squat and walk for extended periods of time per shift
  • 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.)
  • Ability to move or handle merchandise throughout the store generally weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with customers and co-workers from various backgrounds
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to handle multiple demands
  • Ability to assist customers with product questions in a prompt, courteous manner

Return completed application to Kiersten Galazen, Store Operations Manager. Position open until filled.