Job - COUNTRY FOODS MANAGER
20,000 ZMK ~$1,527 USD COUNTRY FOODS MANAGER
Food Retailing , Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only

To provide exceptional customer service and maximise all selling opportunities for Foods. To manage all Foods costs, drive operational excellence and lead a motivated Stores Foods team to ensure profitability.

Position Published
3 Oct 2019
Position Updated
3 Oct 2019
Applications Received
54 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
8 Shortlisted
Interviews In Progress
3 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
60% Complete
60%
3 Oct
24513
Applications Received
Search In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
Interviews In Progress
Job Offer Pending
54 Applications
8 Candidates Shortlisted
3 Candidates Interviewed
60% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Country General Manager
Supervision Of
Team
Interacts With
Management, Staff, Customers, Clients
Job Description
Ensure the delivery of a consistent customer shopping experience in line with agreed service levels.
Develop, recruit, retain and lead a competent and motivated store Foods team
Lead and develop the Foods departmental team to deliver against the operating plan, through collaboration with store management team
Coordinate the coaching role
Issuing the performance improvement note
Maximise selling opportunities within the parameters of the Foods selling plan through the effective implementation of trading notes.
Ensure shop-keeping disciplines are always adhered to
Effectively manage Foods stock inventory systems and ensure timeous replenishment of merchandise
Manage store performance against the Foods scorecard by effectively managing indicators and timeously reporting on them
Manage all Foods departmental activities and related financial costs against budgets and business plans ensuring foods sales growth is in line with agreed targets.
Ensure risk is managed within the Foods area by accurately and timeously completing risk audit documentation to ensure compliance
Minimise waste and accurately control stock to prevent shrinkage
Effectively facilitate the management of 3rd party businesses through SLA. E.g.: Fish shops, Coffee Shop, ITB
Ensure all Foods operational standards and controls are adhered to, ensuring health and safety and minimising risks in store
Candidate Specification
Experience
4 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
Commercial Diploma and Degree preferable
Software
MS Office
Equipment
Job related
Knowledge Of
Foods is essential at a functional and management level. Experience with customer service, food hygiene and operations
Skills To
Excellent articulation of reports and feedback to senior business executives verbal and written.
Ability To
Analysis of reports and effective feedback and actions; High standards of hygiene and cleanliness in all food markets
Personality
High integrity; Responsible; Accountable
Other
Strict adherence to cold chain principles and movement of foods policy; to legislation and food laws
Organisation
Industry
Food Retailing
Culture
Customer Focused, Interactive
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 30 and 50 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only
Yes
Remuneration
Between 18,000 and 20,000 ZMK
- in USD
Between $1,374 and $1,527 USD
Currency conversions are provided only for comparative purposes.
Remuneration will be paid in ZMK.
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