Bakery Manager

Department: FRYS Deli/Bakery
Position Type: Employee
Position Reports To: Store Manager
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 Bakery department. Support the day-to-day functions of the Bakery 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
  • Develop 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
  • Create an environment that enables customers to feel welcome, important and appreciated by answering questions regarding products sold within the department and throughout the store
  • Prepare bakery items per customer requests using proper bakery equipment
  • Offer product samples to help customers discover new items or products they inquire about
  • Display a positive attitude
  • Develop and implement a department business plan to achieve desired results
  • Create and execute sales promotions in partnership with store management
  • Inform and educate department associates about current, upcoming and special in-store promotions especially promotions that affect the Deli/Bakery
  • Implement the period promotional plan for the department
  • Stay current with present, future, seasonal and special ads
  • Monitor and control expenses for the department
  • Assist store management in preparing the store/department budget, profit and loss reviews, and take appropriate action on all financial reports
  • 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
  • Plan, organize and supervise the inventory process
  • Train department associates on inventory/stocking and Computer Assisted Ordering
  • Adhere to all food safety regulations and guidelines
  • Reinforce safety programs by complying with safety procedures and identify unsafe conditions and notify store management
  • Notify management of customer or employee accidents
  • Report all safety risk, 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 preferred
  • Effective communication skills
  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Ability to handle stressful situations
  • Current food handlers permit once employed
Desired Previous Job Experience
  • Management experience preferred
  • 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
Keywords: Phoenix,Mesa, tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, San Tan Valley, Maricopa, Queen Creek, Casa Grande





Full time
Chandler, Arizona 85249, US