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Assistant Manager Retail

Danish Pastry House Mississauga, ON
  • Expired: 27 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

This position is for an assistant store manager for a bakery / cafe in Square One Mall in Mississuaga. There are also positions available in Oakville and Vaughan Mills.

Reporting to the Store Manager | Direction from Regional Manager

Responsibilities include:

  • Hands-on role; a part of the sales team; willing to pitch in where needed
  • Assist the store manager in achieving store sales targets
  • Ensuring excellence in customer service at all times
  • Ensure consistent execution of company’s standards for visual presentation
  • Assists with /arranges promotion of products potential customers to encourage sales
  • Opening/closing or the retail facility during shift(s)
  • Organizing and delegating tasks for staff
  • Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and sanitation for the location
  • Maintaining a positive and professional approach with all staff
  • Exhibit strong teamwork skills & customer focused service leadership
  • Address staffing issues as they arise
  • Assist manager with scheduling of staff
  • Ensure company policies, employment standards, and general health and safety practices are followed.
  • Assist the manager with the training and development of staff
  • Ensures safety, cleanliness, and security standards are known and applied
  • Demonstrates high personal integrity, and business ethics
  • Uses conflict resolution and problem-solving skills

Skills and Experience Required:

  • 3 years - Assistant Manager/Barista role - preferred
  • Must be able to manage a fast-paced environment while keeping the customer delighted
  • Leads by example for staff in work and in presence
  • Food related sales experience
  • Working knowledge of food safety and food handling regulations
  • Working knowledge and understanding of espresso-based drinks
  • Strong leadership and teamwork skills
  • Excellent time management
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Delivering excellence in customer service
  • Shows initiative, is forward-thinking
  • Ability to follow-through on areas of responsibility
  • Strong communication skills, including strong command of the English language
  • Flexible


· Communications

· Time management

· Customer-focused

· Business awareness

· Attention to detail

· Flexibility/ adaptability

· People management

· Patience

· Team building

· Numeracy – Budgeting, profit/loss, analyzing sales reports, cash handling

· Sales leadership


  • Secondary school or equivalent preferred
  • Food Handling Certificate
  • First Aid / CPR

Job Type: Full-time


  • assistant management: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Barista: 3 years (Preferred)

Physical Demands:

· Retail store environment

· Lifting: max. 20 kgs

· Bending, twisting

· Standing for long periods

· Use of point-of sale terminal

Danish Pastry House

Why Work Here?

Rapidly growing company with opportunities for advancement; premium placed on highest quality products

The Danish Pastry House is an independent bakery and retailer specializing in Danish pastry and breads.


100 City Center Drive. Mississauga, ON
Mississauga, ON