Retail Store Manager

SMAART Recruitment is honored to work with a family-founded, wholesale food distributor, considered highly by many in Melbourne, and is also considered to be a Culinary institution for top-of-the-line European/Mediterranean products. Over 20 years of hard work and commitment, the Company is now in a rapid growth period, expanding its offerings nationwide across Australia. Sharing authentic handmade products, made right on-premises. 
If you have the ability to enhance the luxurious experience to all the food lovers of Melbourne, then come join our team in Murrumbeena.
About the role
In this role as a Retail Store Manager, you will be looking after the retail department of all fresh, packaged, and delicatessen products. This role requires you to ensure the smooth running of the team, supply chain, and workplace systems. Along with, ensuring the quality and presentation of the store is always at the highest standard.
Team environment and Company culture remain of top priority at all times, therefore a positive, supportive, and motivating leadership style is imperative in this role. 
Your key responsibilities will require knowledge in Stock Management, Cost Management, Sales Budgets, Financial Insight, and following Company Compliance. On top of this, you will deliver exceptional customer service & represent the company brand with integrity. 
To be successful in this role you will have:
Must have previous experience in a Retail or Store Management, Assistant Store Manager, or Supervisor position (minimum 2 years’ experience)
Bubbly, positive attitude with exceptional interpersonal skills
Motivating, collaborative, and enthusiastic leadership
Develop strategies to improve customer service and drive store sales
Manage OH&S related issues and maintain a safe working environment
Excellent stakeholder management skills
Driven & can work towards KPIs and targets
Days of work are Monday - Sunday, on a 7-day rotation with hours between 8 am - 8 pm daily. Flexibility in hours will be provided once you are fully comfortable in the role (after 3 months).
Please note this location is based in Murrumbeena & you must be fully vaccinated. 
This is an opportunity to work in a Company that started from humble beginnings and grew into a thriving enterprise for all Middle-Eastern products. The role offers stability with a full-time permanent role and is perfect if you are looking for the next step in your career. You will have access to a unique range of products and product chains from start to finish. On top of this, the company has a warm, friendly, family-like culture & wants you to feel welcomed and happy in your role.
Salary of $100K + Super + Bonuses 
Opportunity to grow in the role & business - within Melbourne or interstate
Creative Liberty to contribute and leave your own mark on the business. 
Lots of Free parking close to the venue. 
This is an excellent opportunity for those looking to take the next step in their career in the fast-paced hospitality wholesaler industry.
We are looking to get someone onboarded ASAP. So apply now, and start your new role in Australia’s first-class Middle Eastern supermarket. For any specific questions, please
Melbourne, VIC, AU