Directs and controls the operation of the store's produce department. Supervises department personnel. Participates in determining quality and quantities of merchandise. Orders merchandise and supplies. Receives and displays stock.
Minimum Requirements: High School Diploma/GED required Must be at least 18 years of age Minimum of 2 years of produce department experience with leadership responsibilities Minimum of 2 years of produce merchandising experience Strong organizational skills Ability to develop and mentor team members
Essential Duties: Set and achieve the highest produce standards in retail execution Provide our customers with outstanding customer service Assist in the interviewing, training, development and counseling processes of team members in a manner which builds and sustains a high performing team and minimizes turnover Establish and maintain a positive work environment, which encourages an exceptionally high level of team member morale Manage inventory and pricing to achieve required margin and labor targets Manage and provide accurate weekly, monthly and annual management reports Follow direction form supervisory staff regarding merchandising plans and advertising support Build displays, direct department resets, and merchandise product to achieve the desired sales goals Communicate in an effective and clear manner
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Produce management experience preferred Knowledge of seasonal changes and product fluctuations affecting produce
Nash Finch Company - 2 years ago