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Company Countdown Supermarkets
Location Wellington, Wellington
Listed Tue 5 Jun, 3:13 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 249013
You’re a passionate foodie who knows your olives from your artichokes. You’d love a leadership role where you pass on your passion for food to not only your customers but your team. Your pride in driving high standards in food safety and customer service in your team will see you rewarded with a competitive salary and amazing progression opportunities.

Day to day you manage stock levels within your department to minimise waste and maximise sales. Working with raw and cooked meats, you’ll create eye-catching displays that are full, fresh and bold throughout the service case. Your energetic, positive attitude will serve you well as you engage with hundreds of customers a day!

To thrive in this role you’ll:

Have a demonstrated knowledge and passion for fresh foods having previous experience in a similar role
Have strong and clear communication skills to effectively interact with customers and team
Have strong leadership skills to train and develop your team daily to ensure food safety is always top priority
Have excellent prioritisation skills which will enable you to manage your workload across ordering, stock taking and rostering.
Be comfortable working at pace to meet tight deadlines

Countdown are NZ’s largest grocery retailer with 180+ supermarkets serving over 2.5 million Kiwis each week. We are committed to helping our team of over 16,000 realise their potential; in fact our Managing Director started as a trolley collector. Community and environmentally conscious, it’s great making Kiwis lives a little bit easier each week.

So if you're a passionate foodie ready to share your passion with others, click to apply.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.