Assistant General Manager

Aug 22 2019
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time
Category: Retail
Job Description

Well-known wholesale foodservice distribution store is seeking an Assistant General Manager to oversee daily operations. The Assistant General Manager will supervise customer service, personnel, merchandising, purchasing, management and financial practices of the store. 


Qualified candidates will have at least 5 years of experience in the retail or food service industry with previous managerial responsibilities. 


Additional Responsibilities:


  • Ensure organized and smooth daily store operations 
  • Anticipate customer needs and guarantee department employees provide excellent customer service in accordance with store policies and procedures
  • Participate in the development and long-term strategic planning for labor, sales, margin goals and capital budgeting
  • Communicate relevant sales, labor, and margin goals to staff
  • Work with management team to routinely evaluate and improve store operations
  • Oversee all store department staff, including hiring, training, scheduling, and performance evaluations
  • Oversee the purchasing and merchandising departments including but not limited to product selection, pricing, inventory, supplier relationships, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as needed


Required Education and Qualifications:


  • Minimum 5 years of retail grocery or food service experience
  • Minimum 3 years of managerial responsibilities 
  • Effective leadership skills and ability to calmly and effectively handle employee disputes, operational concerns, and order/delivery discrepancies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office
  • Availability to work evening or weekend hours as needed