Retail Store Manager

The Epicurean Trader - San Francisco, CA

Full-time$60,000 - $66,000 a year

One of San Francisco's most highly rated specialty food markets is seeking a Retail Store Manager with a passion for wine, craft spirits, cheese and gourmet food! We pride ourselves on creating an inviting atmosphere with exceptional service.

This is the perfect position for an innovative, results-oriented professional who is a motivated leader and can guide their team to provide exceptional customer service experiences. The perfect candidate will have:

- 3+ years management experience in a retail environment, ideally specialty food or grocery

- A knowledge of wine and/or spirits is preferred

- Excellent customer service and supervisory skills

- Strong understanding of overall store operations

- Self-starter with strong leadership skills

- Excellent in-person and digital communication skills

- A demonstrated interest in learning about and sharing knowledge of the specialty products we sell


- Drive profitable operation of store, supervising a small team of full and part-time staff members

- Demonstrate exceptional customer service, engagement and approachability to build relationships and maximize repeat visits

- Manage store’s inventory through successful operation of POS system and strong communication with Warehouse Manager -Supervise the performance and development of team ensure efficient operation of department

-Communicate with and report to Head of Retail, Warehouse Manager, and Owners as required

- Develop deep knowledge of product and help coordinate in-store tastings and other education opportunities for both customers and team to improve customer service and propel product movement

- Oversee store’s opening and closing procedures to ensure the security and safety of the business and its staff

-Manage communication with outside vendors and reps as directed

- Assist with visual merchandising and overall store appearance


- Ability to walk and be on feet for 10 hours a day

- Ability to bend, climb ladders & lift 50 lbs overhead repeatedly

- Availability on days, nights and weekends


- Competitive salary, plus a 30% employee discount on all items products sold in-store (craft liquor, beer and wine included)

-Two weeks PTO

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $66,000.00 /year


  • Management: 3 years (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Store Discounts

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Employee discounts
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules

Pay frequency:

  • Every other week

Work needed:

  • Evenings
  • Weekends
  • Holidays


  • Team Lead

Shifts announced:

  • N/A - fixed schedules

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly