OverviewMetcash RETAIL RELAY MANAGER Full Time in South Australia
Branch SA AU
RETAIL RELAY MANAGER
Lead and supervise staff, up skill employees through training, manage succession planning and ensure performance management processes are completed within the…
Job no: 497717
Work type: Full time
Business Unit: Supermarkets
Categories: Merchandise, Retail, Sales
Site: Kidman Park
We are a $13 billion plus business with location across Australia, New Zealand and China. Metcash proudly support independently owned retailers across our portfolio of brands including Mitre 10, IGA, Celebrations, Friendly Grocer, Campbells and The Bottle-O. At Metcash we are transforming our business and challenging the status quo of retail. We are creating a great place to work, with our 6,000 employees all passionate about achieving our purpose of Successful Independents.
About the role:
Assist retailers to develop relay plans and implement layouts, ensuring the delivery of a customer-focused service that will contribute to the overall growth of IGA & Foodland branded stores.
You will take part strategic projects as identified by the executive management team, and ensure that retailers adopt and implement strategies that will provide a consistent customer experience.
What you’ll do
Managing new and existing store floor plans and store flows in conjunction with retailers.
In conjunction with the Property team, recommend fixtures to retailers to maximise store space
Use retailer sales reports by category to determine space required for relays or new store layouts and make recommendations to the retailers.
Visit stores throughout relay or refurbishment process to ensure there are no issues and implement corrective actions if required.
Ensure store layouts comply with Food Safety and OH&S requirements.
Conduct design post mortems with retailers.
Develop relationships with colleagues, internal and external, to drive sales growth and sustainability.
Management of financial, operational and compliance risk including specifically risks arising from OH&S, Environmental and HACCP requirements.
Identifying process improvements or new opportunities and implementing agreed programs.
Lead and supervise staff, up skill employees through training, manage succession planning and ensure performance management processes are completed within the required time frames
Use effective communication techniques which encourage open and honest communications
What you’ll bring:
Retail supermarket management experience or experience undertaking relays in supermarkets
Demonstrated ability to read supermarket layout drawings
Influencing and negotiating skills
Problem solving skills
Results driven and self-motivated
Computer literacy to intermediate level in Microsoft Office Excel, Project, Word, and Outlook
Experience using computerized planogram applications.
To find out more about Metcash visit us at www.metcash.com
Applications close: 15 May 2017
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: , SA, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-21