Associate Team Leader


Napa, CA

What you'll be doing

The role of associate team leader performs all functions necessary to support the daily operations of the department. Responsibilities include inventory control, maintenance of back room and floor and training and supporting of produce team members. The incumbent will set and achieve the highest standards in retail execution. Provide exceptional customer service. Assist in the interviewing, training, developing and counseling processes of all team members in a manner which builds and sustains a high performing team and minimizes turnover. Establish and maintain a positive work environment, which encourages an exceptionally high level of team member morale. Train team members in proper product handling and storage, stocking, ordering, equipment operation, building displays and product rotation. Recommend disciplinary action, transfers, promotions, rate increases and consult with team leader on team member job dialogues. Manage inventory and pricing to achieve required margin and labor targets. Develop and maintain creative store layout and product merchandising to support the region and global vision. Follow and comply with established procedures, including weights and measures, health and sanitation and adhere to safe work practices. Operate and sanitize all equipment in a safe and proper manner.

What your background should be

Minimum of 1 to 2 years of produce experience, with leadership duties preferred. Candidate must be a clear and effective communicator. Analytical ability and proficiency in math sufficient to calculate margins, monitor profitability and manage inventory. Strong ability to effectively work with others in a team setting, demonstrated ability at mentoring others, strong organizational skills, strongly demonstrated merchandising skills are expected. Certified purchaser experience preferred, and in the NE region is required.

Required Schooling / Training

No specified

Who is the client company

The client is an American foods supermarket chain specializing in organic food.
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