Fred Meyer Service Deli (MSD) Section Manager in Tacoma, Washington

Position Summary:

Manage and maximize the financial performance of the Service Deli department. Role model and demonstrate the Company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of self and others.

Fred Meyer also requires that all associates perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Model "Customer 1st" behavior; deliver and encourage other associates to deliver excellent customer service
  • Maintain compliance with the following:

  • divisional merchandising, general safety and food safety, fixtures/equipment usage and maintenance, and shrink control

  • corporate policies

  • labor agreements, when applicable

  • quality ordering

  • freight stocking standards

  • Sell products to customers; teach selling skills

  • Plan ads/store events
  • Implement weekly Merchandise Notes/bulletins, and memos to complete merchandising assignments
  • Maintain awareness of daily/weekly sales and goals and communicate to associates
  • Implement the period promotional plan
  • Perform price changes, audit, and correct errors
  • Promote and follow Company initiatives
  • Perform cashier functions
  • Verify completion of daily tours
  • Participate in the associate scheduling process
  • Maintain clean condition of the facilities
  • Review/analyze and take action on all financial reports
  • Respond to verbal and written customer comments
  • Complete customer incident and associate incident/accident report forms
  • Perform inventory
  • All store management work with associates to manage all common associate areas (i.e. break rooms and training areas) to make sure they are inviting inappearance and reflect "Our People Are Great"
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provide feedback to direct reports**
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation **
Minimum Position Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus six months of Fred Meyer experience and two years of related retail experience; orcombination of relevant education and experience
  • Minimum 18 years of age/19 years of age in Idaho
  • Ability to pass drug test
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work weekends on a regular basis, work any shift and work overtime as needed
  • Ability to travel independently on an occasional basis
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Accuracy/attention to detail
  • Ability to organize/prioritize tasks/projects
  • Ability to work within set time frames
  • Ability to continue education
  • Kroger Food Safety Level 1 Certification
  • Valid driver's license
  • Any licenses or certificates required by federal and/or state
Desired Previous Job Experience:
  • Knowledge of Fred Meyer policies, procedures, and organizational structure
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, and current Company email
  • Experience directing and participating on project teams

*Jobs at Fred Meyer: *Based in Portland, Oregon with over 130 stores throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho & Alaska, Fred Meyer offers one-stop shopping with store employment opportunities in apparel, home, food, pharmacy and home electronics as well as opportunities in our division office in merchandise and product development, store operations, customer communications, public affairs, food and pharmacy. We are always searching for individuals who share our passion for service, leadership, honesty and diversity. Whether you like working with people, numbers or ideas, you can find a home at Fred Meyer. And with stores and offices across the Pacific Northwest, we have opportunities for talented individuals if you prefer to be closer to the mountains, ocean, or city.

Company Overview Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly 443,000 associates who serve customers in 2,796 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia. Kroger and its subsidiaries operate an expanding ClickList offering – a personalized, order online, pick up at the store service – in addition to 2,253 pharmacies, 787 convenience stores, 324 fine jewelry stores, 1,439 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is recognized as one of America’s most generous companies for its support of more than 100 Feeding America food bank partners, breast cancer research and awareness, the military and their families, and more than 145,000 community organizations including schools. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Date: Jul 17, 2017

Location: Tacoma, WA, US, 98405

Job Segment: Service Manager, Merchandising, Pharmacy, Bank, Banking, Customer Service, Retail, Healthcare, Finance

Nearest Major Market: Tacoma

Education Level: High School Diploma/ GED Required

Required Certifications/Licenses: Driver's License

Position Type: Full-Time

Shift(s): [[mfield4]]

Regions: West

States: Washington