Oahu Merchandising Supervisor (East)

Sep 09 2023
Category: Retail
Job Description

At HFA, our company culture is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, commitment, and partnership. We are a locally owned food distributor in business for over 20 years specializing in highly perishable foods sourced locally and from the West Coast United States. We provide staples (e.g., baked goods, fresh milk & eggs) and a variety of quality products to our customers (leading clubs, grocers, retailers) throughout Hawaii. Come Grow with us and work for one of Hawaii's Top 50 Companies! 

Applicants must currently reside in Oahu, Hawaii to be considered for this role
Early Morning start time servicing East Oahu


  • Overseeing the planning and implementation of merchandising strategies.
  • Supervise, train, and motivate a team of merchandisers including assigning schedules, setting performance expectations, and providing guidance to ensure efficient and accurate stock management.
  • Foster a positive work environment and encourage teamwork and collaboration.
  • Engage in recruitment of new team members including interviewing and selection.
  • Recommend, plan and/or implement employee training and skill development activities.
  • Follow and enforce safety policies and procedures.
  • Provide feedback on current market issues, opportunities and competitive activity.
  • Maintaining a positive working relationship with all vendors


  • Willingness to be trained and developed 
  • Proven experience in merchandising or retail management
  • Strong understanding of retail principles and merchandising techniques
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Access to reliable transportation
  • Food distribution or similar industry experience a plus


  • Competitive Pay 
  • Free Healthcare (for Team Members & partial subsidy for family members) 
  • 401(k) Plan with % matching 
  • Paid Weekly 
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Paid Volunteer Time 
  • Financial Education Programs 
  • On the Job Training  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Employee Discounts (e.g., Gym membership, Cellular service, Legal Assistance plan) 

HFA is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.