Food Service Manager

  • Job Reference: 102356
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2021
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: South Woodham Ferrers
  • Salary: £21,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Food Service Manager

We have an exciting opportunity for a Food Service Manager (Greggs at SPAR) who is motivated, friendly, hands-on and passionate about their store offering excellent service and standards to our customers. Reporting directly to the Store Manager, you will deliver maximum sales and profit through the continuous improvement of the store and staff.

Food Service Manager Responsibilities:
  • Use relevant processes and policies to control the security of people, stock and cash
  • Staff recruitment, planning and training
  • Develop a motivated and empowered team through a positive management style
  • Monitoring competitor activity and propose/deliver appropriate responses
  • Contribute ideas from driving the department and its team forward
  • Be fully aware of KRA’s and work to deliver and improve them
  • Deliver customer service in line with SPARkling Service standards
Food Service Manager Requirements:
  • Basic education (numeracy and literacy)
  • NVQ Level 2-3 in Retail Skills, Customer Care or similar is preferred but not essential
  • APLH (Award for Personal License Holder) is desirable
  • Previous experience in a similar role and/or industry is preferred
  • Reliably follows instructions and procedures
  • Some understanding of health and food safety and legislative responsibilities of a retail environment and the skills to assist with those
  • responsibilities
  • Ability to contribute ideas for driving the business and its team forward
  • An understanding of budgets and targets and the ability to work to deliver and improve them
  • Experience of using a Challenge 25 policy desirable
About A.F.Blakemore & Son:

A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is the 60th largest privately owned company in the UK. This forward-thinking family-owned business began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that now owns 280 SPAR Convenience Stores and employs more than 7,500 people with a turnover of £1.13 billion. As one of the largest convenience retailers in the UK, we are always looking for innovative ways to create a point of difference. Our stores offer a wide range of food-to-go options, including Food to Go and Daily Deli as well as a number of franchise partners to increase the choice available to customers such as Subway & Greggs.

What's in it for you?
  • Develop your management skills and capability in a highly supportive and multi-diverse culture
  • Outstanding Training & Development
  • Gain hands-on experience in a high volume, fast paced convenience store
  • Excellent benefits package
Location: South Woodham Ferrers, Essex
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 40 per week
Salary: £21,000 per annum, plus targeted bonus
Benefits: Company Sick Pay, Additional Holidays, Company Pension Scheme, Life Cover, Staff Discount, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Employee Volunteering opportunities

Closing date for applications: 26th September, 2021

You may have experience of the following: Restaurant Manager, Food Retail, Supervisor, Food Service Manager, Team Leader, Foodservice, Food Production, Assistant Manager, People Management, Restaurant, Retail Fresh Food Manager, etc.

Ref: 102 356