Company: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace
Location: East Meadow
Posted on: November 26, 2022
*Grocery managers at UNCLE GIUSEPPES MARKETPLACE are in charge
of the operations in the grocery department of a store & should not
be confused with a Grocery Store Manager which runs the whole
store. A grocery manager will train & lead employees, order & stock
products, manage inventory, check for expiration dates, and provide
*Additional responsibilities of Grocery managers (AGAIN not to be
confused with grocery store managers) are to handle purchasing,
staff management, financial reporting, customer service, and
stocking of the shelves for the grocery department in a grocery
So, grocery managers have plenty of roles and responsibilities!
Without them, the store would be a mess!
*Here's a list of a few essential tasks that a grocery manager must
keep up on at Uncle G's: *
*1. Managing the inventory of a grocery department*
Inventory is a huge responsibility. Grocery managers have to keep
track of what goes in and what goes out of their department.
Inventory needs to increase or decrease based on the amount sold
compared to the company's expectations for each item.
*2. Customer service*
Customers are the lifeblood of Uncle Giuseppe's. what keeps
customers loyal often comes down to their experience in the store
and the customer service they get at Uncle Giuseppe's, especially
in the grocery department!
Not only do Grocery Managers at Uncle Giuseppe's have to be
well-informed about the items in their department, but their
employees need to be educated as well. It is the Grocery Manager's
job to train his/her employees in strong customer service
*3. Training employees*
It may take weeks, sometimes even months, to understand the whole
process of a complicated grocery department. It is the Grocery
Manager's job to train the employees in the grocery department the
right way, and make a positive impact on the store.
Merchandising refers to the presentation and appearance of the
products and displays in a store. Grocery managers must train their
employees to ensure that products are pulled to the front of the
shelves and facing towards customers. This is known as facing or
fronting products. Employees also have to be trained by the Grocery
Manager not just on the physical tasks but also on the store
layout, product information, and even basic cooking tips.
*What Skills Does a Grocery Manager Need At Uncle Giuseppe's
*There are five specific skills that every grocery manager should
have at UNCLE G's Marketplace: *
- *People skills* *-* You must be good with people. Customer
service entails the fact that you're going to be interacting with
all sorts of people throughout the day. They might be mad, relaxed,
sad, and so on. In any sense, you have to be ready for them
- *Leadership Experience -* The grocery manager is an important
leadership role that trains, directs, and fixes everything that
goes on in their department.
- *Retail Sales Experience -* Even if you have a college degree,
you'll have to work your way up through the customer service
industry to land a grocery manager job. Nothing beats hands-on
experience for 2-3 years.
- *Be a Problem Solver -* Every single day a different issue will
come up. Whether it's a late arrival from a truck delivery or
employees who refuse to do their job, problems are going to need
fixing. Your job will be to solve those occurrences as they show
- *Be organized - *Organizing the back room, employees' schedules,
and product orders can all be complicated tasks. Without the right
systems in place, it's easy for those things to fall apart.
*Uncle Giuseppe's offers: *
*Supplemental Benefits, including: * Life Insurance, AD&D,
Critical Illness, Pet Insurance and more
Vacation, Personal, and Sick Time
Generous Employee Discounts on Lunch & Shopping
Travel, Clothing, Entertainment, and Other Discounts
*Note: * Benefits vary depending on FT/PT Status
Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace Uncle
Giuseppe's Marketplace attracts those who are passionate and pride
themselves in top quality food and excellent customer service. Our
company is based on values and family traditions and we are proud
to serve families for almost two decades. The Uncle Giuseppe's
Team, which consists of over 1000 team members, exemplifies these
core values and bring passion into the workforce each day.
We strive to make each of our customer's shopping experience a
pleasant and unique one. Joining our team is not only about joining
a company, but rather becoming part of Uncle Giuseppe's Family
where we believe that all families deserve nothing but the very
best. Our company supports Team Member growth and a satisfying
workplace. We believe in a balance between work and personal time.
We are committed to our communities and providing our customers
with the tastiest food that's made with traditional old-fashioned
Italian recipes, and using the highest quality ingredients
If you are passionate about quality products and high levels of
customer care, and want to grow your career, we invite you to
complete our application process and look forward to discussing
your interest and future at Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace.
Job Type: Full-time
* Dental insurance
* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 2 years
* Day shift
* Evening shift
* Morning shift
* Night shift
Weekly day range:
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability
* Supermarket Grocery: 2 years (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
Keywords: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace, New York , Grocery Manager, Executive , East Meadow, New York
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