Food Lion Jobs Near Me – Assistant Store Manager

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Job Description:

Support the management and duties of store operations to meet financial and sales goals. Build associate and customer relations and promote a strong culture in support of Food Lion Strategy. Maintain solid communications with the management team, all associates in the store and throughout the organization. Ensure conditions involving security, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained at the highest levels.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with local, state and federal regulations
  • Manage performance through performance management, coaching, appraisal and disciplinary efforts
  • Ensure proper control of all store funds and company assets
  • Assist the Store Manager with the day-to-day operations of the entire store
  • Serve as a model for customer service and other vital behaviors and instill this value in all associates
  • Observe and correct all unsafe conditions that could cause associate or customer accidents
  • Interacts with associates; ensure associates understand Food Lion’s expectations and have the tools and training to be successful
  • Observe and ensure compliance with company security, safety, and food safety standards
  • Provide leadership and motivation within the store to promote a culture reflective of our Guiding Principles, Core Values, Vision and Strategy
  • Ensure store conditions, customer service and satisfaction, product quality, freshness, availability, variety and execution of all policies and procedures
  • Support the achievement of store budgeted financial and operating results
  • Manage and develop associates to ensure adherence to Standard Practices
  • Serve as Manager on Duty, perform all of the responsibilities of the Store Manager when he or she is not present
  • Responsible for hiring, training, and developing associates
  • Adhere to all company guidelines, policies and standard practices
  • Maximize sales through excellent customer service and minimize shrink through proper utilization of Standard Practices
  • Understand and use company tools such as; financial reports, average cost inventory system (ACIS), scheduling, productivity, ordering (CAO), and business information systems
  • Ensure that staffing schedules across departments meet the business needs
  • Maintain an atmosphere of enthusiastic customer awareness with primary emphasis on fast and easy customer service

Job Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to learn multiple tasks and technical requirements of the job
  • Strong understanding of store operations and total store merchandising techniques
  • Good judgment solving problems, making decisions, handling complaints, arbitrating disputes and resolving grievances
  • Must be accredited by the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals or similar accrediting organization as a “Certified Food Safety Manager” or will be required to attend company provided training and have the ability to achieve accreditation within the first 90 days of employment. Accreditation must be maintained
  • Must meet minimum age requirements to perform specific job functions
  • Ability to use hand held computers for orders, mark downs, scan outs, and inventory
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Desire and ability to lead and manage associates throughout multiple departments
  • Ability to use computers and other communication systems required to perform job functions
  • Excellent interpersonal, customer service and communication skills
  • Department Manager or equivalent experience required
  • College degree or equivalent preferred
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position, with or without reasonable accommodations
    while employed in a position requiring accreditation
  • Stand 100% of the time, frequently walking short distances

Job Details:

Company: Food Lion

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Smithville, TN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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