Produce Assistant

Peasmarsh Superstore

Main Street
Nr Rye
East Sussex
TN31 6YD

Contract: Full time

Hours: 9 hours per day over a 5 day week

Job Description:

Our busy Fresh Produce 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.

The role will include Saturday working.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Welcome each customer with a smile & friendly greeting
  • Build up a rapport with the customers through conversation and honest recommendations
  • Upsell extra items when appropriate
  • Date Check all products
  • Check Country of origin is correct on all labels and POS
  • Replenish the displays as the items are sold
  • Re package various produce ensuring labelling is again correct
  • The ability to identify and complete needed tasks without direct supervision is also an integral part of the role
  • Ensure all products are properly stored and at the appropriate temperatures
  • Ensure the entire department is constantly clean throughout the day
  • Maintain Daily Logs & HACCPS sheets throughout each shift
  • Maintain compliance with all Jempson’s company policies and procedures

Qualifications & Skills:

  • 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

Apply for this position:

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

Neil Sheppard,  Jempson’s Peasmarsh Superstore ,  Main Street ,  Peasmarsh ,  Nr Rye ,  East Sussex TN31 6YD

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