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Fruit and Vegetable Manager

Kwazulu Natal , R20000 - R25000 Per Month
Sector: Food & Beverage
Posted: Friday, 5 August 2022

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A grocery market is looking for a Fruit & Vegetable Manager.


  • Managing the Fruit and Vegetable Department to maximize gross profit
  • Responsible for the smooth running of the department
  • Placing of daily orders, estimation of the amounts and frequencies of the required products
  • Responsible for leadership of the staff, the duty shift planning and personal issues
  • Organisation and controlling of stock
  • Stay in line with the companys allowed amount of shrinkage and wastage within the department
  • Weekly stocktakes
  • Responsibility for the freshness and the variety of the assortment
  • Perfect presentation of goods
  • Complying with sanitation and safety standards
  • To be constantly informed about improvements and searching for the best products
  • Passion for products


  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience. Must have worked in a Retail Environment
  • Experience from retail in vegetables and fruits essential
  • Good knowledge of fruits and vegetables
  • Must have experience in buying of fruit and veg
  • Attitude to learn product range of the specific department
  • Leadership experience ( employees)

Practical Skills:

  • Team Player
  • Hands-on character
  • High level of quality consciousness
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Good customer service skills
  • A creative side (for creating displays)