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Assistant Grocery Manager - NEW WORLD Northwood

Business Unit:  New World Northwood
Job Type:  Full time
Job End Date:  17/12/2021

About Northwood New World


At Northwood, our mission is to be the best supermarket in New Zealand, offering customers a level of service and performance that is unrivalled. We are committed to providing our customers with a comprehensive range of quality products and services at a competitive price in a friendly and clean environment.


About You


You might currently be working in the supermarket industry as a department senior and have been waiting to take the next step. Over your career, you’ve built solid knowledge and skills in the use of SAP, lots of experience developing and implementing processes to improve the productivity and efficiency of the department and wider store, as well as helping build strong cultures and an effective team.


You’ll be both a team leader and team player who can own the role and really take responsibility, holding yourself and others accountable. You’ll be organised and efficient, while maintaining a degree of flexibility and adaptability so you can handle the fast paced, ever-changing supermarket environment (as well as all the new ideas we will throw at you). Last but not least, you’ll have a positive, can-do attitude.


What You’ll Do


In a nutshell, your role will be to effectively assist in managing the Grocery department, exhibiting leadership, and ensuring critical systems and procedures are adhered to. You’ll ensure KPIs across the department are achieved, while also developing a strong caring culture for our customers and our people. You will get stuck in, working alongside the Grocery Manager and team.


Specific tasks will include but are not limited to staff training; display planning; building an effective instore promotional program; management of critical department tasks; and planning for the future development of the department.


Instore, we offer great working conditions, a warm and friendly environment and an opportunity to learn and grow. Days of work will be Sunday to Thursday.


If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for and believe you have all the skills and attributes listed above, please apply online now following the link: https://foodstuffs.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Assistant-Grocery-Manager-NEW-WORLD-Northwood/Christchurch/40735 Don’t hesitate – applications close 17th December 2021, however should we find the right person, it may close sooner!


Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered