Grocery - Manager
Company: Lazy Acres
Posted on: March 14, 2023
Who Is Lazy Acres Natural Market?
At Lazy Acres Natural Market, we believe in a natural approach to optimal health and wellness. From organic and seasonal produce and products steeped in tradition, to functional supplements and body care, we are here to support you in mind, body and soul.
Our friendly, informative, and passionate team members remain committed to providing exceptional service and wellness tips with our community; and accommodating the needs of our guests. We continue to live by the closely held belief that our collective actions can and will contribute to a healthier planet.
We're committed to creating an environment that will attract the most passionate and enthusiastic people in our field. We're always on the lookout for people inspired by health, wellness, and eating clean and strive for excellent customer service. Our Leadership is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment, offering opportunities for professional growth, education, and community involvement.
Ingredients You'll Bring to the Table
You love food and have the ability to create an experience that is beyond the everyday. You have a positive attitude and work well in a team environment. You can connect with people and reach a level of hospitality that exceeds guests' expectation. You are warm, outgoing, authentically amazing and want to be inspired, challenged and proud of where you work, You embody a spirit of entrepreneurship and mutual respect. You approach every situation with a YES! attitude and seek to find a solution to all opportunities that arise.
What Will Be On Your Plate?
Job Title: Grocery Manager
Reports To: Store Director
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
This is a management position. The Grocery Manager will have the necessary confidence, commitment, and motivation to move their staff and themselves towards success. Key personality traits & skills needed to accomplish this are: patience, even tempered, humble, observant, perceptive, supportive, decisive, flexible, analytical, consistent; and an encourager and teacher. Must be self motivated; have strong leadership skills; good listening skills, extraordinary customer service skills; applied empathy; and possess a strong sense of urgency in all duties performed. Due to Bristol Farms' goals and structure, the Grocery Manager should be open to growth and expansion.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
In addition to performing all required duties of a Grocery clerk, the Grocery Manager will take full responsibility for the operation of the Grocery Department. Responsibility is defined as, but not limited to, operations, planning, directing, managing, and achieving targeted profits. In addition, the Grocery Manager is directly responsible for staff development. The Grocery Manager must cultivate a solid working relationship between himself/herself and his/her staff. Developing and instilling a positive morale is the key to success of the Grocery Department. The Grocery Manager must also cultivate a working relationship with other department managers to cross-merchandise effectively. He or she also performs the following duties (other duties may be assigned):
Manages employees in the department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with company policies and applicable laws. Other responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding employees addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Customer Service Skills
The Grocery Manager is expected to provide customer service that is extraordinary and exceeds the expectations of our customers. They are required to follow established policies and guidelines that go beyond simply smiling and greeting customers. Going above and beyond encompasses attitudes, respect, and flexibility. The Grocery Manager is expected to have a positive "can-do" attitude; to treat others with respect; and easily adjust to changes in the workplace.
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma or GED required. At least one year experience in the Grocery Department required.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, memos, special orders, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and schedules. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers, or employees of Bristol Farms.
Knowledge of English
This is a customer service driven position. The candidate must have the ability to speak, read and understand English.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide using whole numbers and fractions. Ability to calculate percents & profit margins.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to resolve conflicts in such a manner to create a win-win situation. Ability to analyze a variety of situations, think through to a solution and implement the solution.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger; handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and /or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Why You'll Love Working at Lazy Acres Natural Market
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Who Is Lazy Acres Natural Market?
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