Grocery Manager -1508

Safeway Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 months ago

Grocery Manager -1508

The Seattle Division's District 27 has an opening for Grocery Manager in Seattle, WA. This is a full time, non-union, non-exempt hourly position, and an excellent career move in preparation to move into retail management through the Retail Leadership Training (RLD) Program.

Qualifications:
The following are required or preferred unless specifically stated:

  • College degree with 6 months retail experience, and/or

  • Combination of 4 years college and retail (2 yrs college/2 yrs retail/retail management), and/or,

  • High school graduate and 4 years retail/retail management

  • Ability to work independently

  • Exemplary Customer Service experience

  • Knowledge of all positions within the store

  • Prior experience as a clerk or person-in-charge

  • Retail Management certificate through WAFC strongly preferred

Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

During the absence of the Store Director and 1st Assistant Director, the Grocery manager performs the following duties personally or supervises employees performing these duties:

  • Plans and prepares work schedules and assigns employees to specific duties

  • Coordinates sales promotion activities and prepares, or directs workers preparing merchandise displays

  • Supervises employees engaged in sales work, taking of inventories, reconciling cash with sales receipts, keeping operating records, and preparing daily record of transactions

  • Ensures compliance of employees with established retail policies and procedures, security, sales, and record keeping procedures and practices

  • Manages safety plans and merchandising plans

  • Answers customer's complaints or inquiries

  • May work in other departments of the store

  • Performs various office and accounting functions

  • Provide customer service as currently defined by the employer within the scope of the position and within company policy.

  • Responsible for appropriately handling emergencies, customer complaints, employee or customer accidents and supervising all store personnel in absence of Store Director and 1st Assistant director

  • Handles employee dissatisfactions and grievances

  • Adherence to federal and local laws, and to all company policies and procedures

  • Operate electronically scanning cash register to total customers' final bill

  • Assistant in maintaining clean and safe work environment

  • Replace stock in display areas as needed. May be responsible for counting out-of-stock product

  • Perform various paperwork including, schedule writing, employee evaluation, corrective action plans, job postings and product recalls

  • May be responsible for completing close of day function in office

  • Works in every department of store as needed, except meat and pharmacy

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