Bakery, Deli, Food Court Department Manager-in-Training in Kotzebue, AK at Alaska Commercial Company

Date Posted: 9/11/2017

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Job Description

In your role as Bakery, Deli, Food Court Department Manager-in-Training, you’re responsible for the day-to-day operations of your department, including daily output and display of bakery products. You focus on reducing costs, monitoring product quality, tracking inventory, and more!

Alaska Commercial Company (ACC) is a growing company with a long history of serving rural Alaskans. For more than 140 years, we have been providing groceries and general merchandise to the people of Alaska. As was true more than 140 years ago, our stores continue to be a vital center of local community life. In 1992, the company was purchased by The North West Company (NWC) from then owner The Commercial Enterprise Development Corporation of Alaska. This acquisition by NWC made the combined companies the largest North American rural retailers and one of the largest employers in the State of Alaska. Learn more about ACC: acvaluecenter.com.

Your Role:

  • Ensure merchandise is presented to achieve maximum sales/profits and follow correct stock rotation;
  • Resolve customer concerns, inquiries, and requests, with customer service as your priority;
  • Maintain extreme cleanliness, including product prep areas, merchandise cases, tables, and shelves.
  • Ensure production, finishing, packaging, and displaying bakery products in merchandise cases, on Euro tables, bakery racks, and bulk bins is completed by staff in a timely fashion;
  • Oversee correct cost landing of all invoices and adjust retail prices to maintain gross profit margins;
  • Supervise, train, and schedule staff as required;
  • Use Daily Production Breakout Sheets and follow up on over and under production issues;
  • Ensure displays are as per marketing programs;
  • Prepare ready-to-bake bakery products according to company guidelines; and
  • Ensure company standards for safety, proper food handling practices, sanitation, and productivity are maintained.

Job Requirements

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Strong customer service skills;
  • Record of bottom line and sales results in previous roles;
  • Knowledge of food supply industry and experience with managing supply chains;
  • 3 years of management experience in retail;
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions, both verbally and written;
  • Computer knowledge of Excel and Outlook;
  • Strong knowledge of operating principles;
  • Ability to work with confidential information;
  • Highly motivated with a passion to bring our communities products and services to live better;
  • Strong analytical and leadership skills; and
  • Keen attention to detail and customer driven.

Joining ACC gives you the opportunity for growth and development throughout the company, a competitive salary and benefits package, and to be part of a dynamic and diverse culture.

A competitive salary is being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and advance throughout the organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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