Fresh Produce Assistant – Skerries, Dublin Job at SuperValu in Dublin

Job Description

Main purpose of the role:
Ensure the fresh departments operates efficiently and effectively at all times and provide our customers with excellent quality and products and services.

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Numerical skill
  • Customer focused
  • A passion for food and the ability to inspire shoppers
  • The ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, ability to multi-task under pressure
  • No previous experience necessary as training will be provided

Main duties:

  • Actively live SuperValu brand-values i.e. Genuine, Passion for Food, Vibrant, Committed, Innovative and Imaginative
  • Drive sales through ensuring SOPs and store standards are met on a daily basis
  • Merchandise and present department to the highest standard
  • Implement planograms correctly
  • Control stock rotation so that quality and freshness of goods is of the highest standard
  • Manage waste and shrink in the department
  • Ensure continuous improvement in the Fruit & Veg Department by remaining up to date with new products and initiatives
  • Enhance product knowledge by gaining information from a range of sources and share ideas, suggestions and builds
  • Engage with new initiatives and embrace new ways of working

Fruit & Veg Assistant (Senior) Opportunity at Moriarty`s Super Valu, Skerries, Co. Dublin.

The Moriarty Group is an Irish owned company involved in both the Retail Grocery and Hospitality Industries. The company`s portfolio currently comprises of three large Super Valu Supermarkets in Balbriggan and Skerries in North County Dublin and Palmerstown, Dublin 20. The company also owns two 4* Hotels, the Bracken Court Hotel, Balbriggan, North County Dublin and the Courtyard Hotel, Leixlip, Co. Kildare. The company currently employee`s approximately 550 people.

The Moriarty Group of Super Valu’s are 3 of the largest Super Valu stores in the Dublin area. We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Fruit & Veg Assistant to join the team in our Skerries Store.

If you have a minimum of 2 years` experience working within a busy fruit & veg department within a fast-paced retail grocery environment and if you share our passion and enthusiasm for fresh foods and customer care, this could be an excellent opportunity for you.

The Position:
The Senior Fruit & Veg. Assistant will work with the team in our large fruit & veg department and the store management team on ensuring the highest standards are achieved. This is a full-time position working an average of 40 hours per week, 5 days over 7 to include weekends and public holidays.

Main Duties:
Working as part ofthe stores F&V team on the day to day set up and operations of the busy department.

Department Set up/display.

Ensuring compliance with all legislation applicable to the industry

Ensuring customers experience excellent service at all times

Ensuring the department is presented in a professional manner.

Stock Ordering


HACCP duties

Must be fluent in the English Language both verbal and written

Must have a minimum of 2 years` experience in a similar role within a busy fruit & veg department/business.

Previous fruit & veg experience in a Super Valu store would be an advantage but is not essential.

Must have a strong eye for detail.

Must have strong organisational skills.

Excellent communications skills

Strong knowledge of fruit & veg/produce in general.

Must be trained in the principles of HACCP

Excellent customer service skills

Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

Must be available for early starts

Free parking

Group Health Insurance (Reduced Rates)

Excellent Training Opportunities

Staff Reward & Recognition Initiatives

About Company

Company: SuperValu

Company Location:  Dublin

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