Assistant Grocery Manager

Fry's Food Stores - Phoenix, AZ3.5

Full-time
Department: FRYS Grocery
Position Type: Employee
Position Reports To: Store Management
Position Supervises: N/A

Pay Level:
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Summary:
Create an outstanding customer experience through exceptional service. Establish and maintain a safe and clean environment that encourages our customers to return. Achieve sales and profit goals established for the department, and monitor and control all established quality assurance standards. Direct andsupervise all functions, duties and activities for the department. Support the day-to-day functions of the Grocery operations. Embrace the Customer 1 st strategy and encourage associates to deliver excellent customer service. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Promote trust and respect among associates
Communicate company, department, and job specific information to associates
Collaborate with associates and promote teamwork to help achieve company/store goals
Establish performance goals for department and empower associates to meet or exceed targets
Assist in developing adequate scheduling to manage customer volume throughout hours of operation
Train and develop associates on performance of their job and participate in the performance appraisal process
Adhere to all local, state and federal laws, and company guidelines
Gain and maintain knowledge of products sold within the department and be able to respond to questions and make suggestions about products
Display a positive attitude
Assist in developing and implementing a department business plan to achieve desired results
Inform and educate department associates about current, upcoming and special in-store promotions, especially promotions that affect the Grocery department
Implement the period promotional plan for the department
Stay current with present, future, seasonal and special ads
Monitor and control expenses for the department
Maintain an awareness of inventory/stocking conditions; note any discrepancies in inventory
Schedule daily, weekly and monthly price changes by updating shelf tags and promotional signs
Assist in planning, organizing and supervising the inventory process
Train department associates on inventory/stocking and Computer Assisted Ordering
Adhere to all food safety regulations and guidelines
Ensure proper temperatures in cases and coolers are maintained and temperature logs are maintained
Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures and identify unsafe conditions and notify store management
Practice preventive maintenance by properly inspecting equipment and notify appropriate department or store manager of any items in need of repair
Notify management of customer or employee accidents
Report all safety risks or issues, and illegal activity, including: robbery, theft or fraud
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Minimum Position Qualifications:
High school education or equivalent
Effective communication skills
Knowledge of basic math
Ability to handle stressful situations
Desired Previous Job Experience
Management experience preferred
Retail experience
Second language (speaking, reading and/or writing)

Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here.

Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Shift(s): [[mfield4]]
Regions: West

States: Arizona