Delicatessen Supervisor

Peasmarsh Superstore

Main Street
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Full time

Hours: 8.25 Hours per Day over 5 Days

Job Description:

Our Peasmarsh Superstore Deli Department is looking for a self-motivated Assistant to support our current team and improve the customers shopping experience.

During our busy periods, we expect the assistant to perform any tasks necessary to ensure a high-quality customer experience.

During our quieter periods, we expect the assistant to pitch in with all other duties as required.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communicational and customer service skills and who can also be flexible with work hours (this includes evenings, Saturdays and holidays).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Welcome each customer with a smile & friendly greeting
  • Help customers with queries by explaining the products & their ingredients
  • Build up a rapport with the customers through conversation and honest recommendations
  • Upsell extra items when appropriate
  • Add toppings to Pizza bases & package Pizzas
  • Ensure the heated self-service cabinet is fully stocked
  • Learn how to prepare, cook and handle ‘Rotisserie’ chicken
  • Replenish the displays as the items are sold
  • Portion various meats & cheeses, making sure they are correctly labelled
  • Date check / Rotate stock items
  • Ensure all food items are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Ensure the entire department is constantly deep cleaned throughout the day
  • Maintain high food safety and sanitation standards in accordance with the current laws and legislations
  • Maintain HACCPS sheets throughout each shift
  • Maintain compliance with all Jempson’s company policies and procedures

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Level 2 Hygiene Certificate is advantageous but not essential as training will be given
  • Excellent verbal communicational capabilities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Capable of interpreting customers words and showing them products that meet their needs
  • Willingness to become subject matter expert
  • Able to walk / stand for 100 per cent of each shift
  • The ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance is essential
  • Reliable transportation is required

Extra Roles & Responsibilities as Supervisor

  • Staff Rotas / Holiday
  • Staff retention
  • Staff training & Development
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Working within budgetary parameters
  • Date check / Rotate stock items
  • Ordering of stock
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Exceptional Product knowledge
  • Ensure all food items are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Quality Control
  • Ensuring all foods are wrapped, packaged & labelled correctly
  • Ensuring the Deli is always ready for an unannounced EHO visit
  • Completion of all records for the HACCPS System and ensuring that all staff are following Health & Safety Regulations
  • Also ensuring the staff dress & hygiene standards are maintained
Apply for this position:

If you would like to apply for this position please complete and return an APPLICATION FORM to:

Michael Atkins / Darren Rich,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex TN31 6YD

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