Assistant Department Manager - Seafood - Kensington

Whole Foods Market London, London

About the Job

Are you hungry for better?
Here at Whole Foods Market we believe living well begins with eating well, that's why there are no artificial flavours, colours, preservatives or sweeteners in any of the food we sell. If you want to know what goes into the products you buy, our standards make it easy, because if it doesn't meet the standards, we won't sell it.

We are currently looking for an Assistant Department Manager – Seafood to help lead a team of ten in our High Street Kensington store. This is a busy, hands on role for a strong number two with a Seafood background.

The Main Responsibilities of Assistant Department Manager – Seafood Counter will be:

  • Adept at staff planning to maximise productivity
  • Familiar with regular stock takes, analyzing results and implementing any necessary action plans
  • Drive exceptional service levels
  • Best in class retail standards
  • Drive optimum stock levels
  • A solid support to the team in the daily running of the department
  • Used to recruiting and training the best team members

The Ideal Candidate for Assistant Department Manager – Seafood Counter will have:

  • Passion for team development & have a proven track record in succession planning
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to drive performance through your team
  • A firm grasp on department financials including sales & margins, stock, staffing & wastage
  • A natural coaching ability to cultivate ownership & accountability amongst the team
  • Strong operational skills & the ability to work at pace

What we offer for Assistant Department Manager – Seafood Counter:

  • Very competitive salary
  • 25% team member discount
  • We will match up to 4% of your pension contributions
  • Season ticket loan
  • Perk Box
  • Cycle to work scheme & many more

Apply today…