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Produce Manager

Freshfields Farm Jacksonville, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $50,000 to $60,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Life Insurance, 401k

Freshfields Farm Jacksonville is currently looking for a candidate for a Produce Manager to join our team. Qualified candidates have at least 5 years of leadership experience in a high volume market working with fresh produce. If building dynamic displays of fresh produce and leading a team in a high volume department sounds like a challenge that you are interested in please read on.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain overall responsibility for the entire produce department operation and its associates.
  • Ensure a safe work environment for our employees and a safe customer experience for our customers.
  • Ensure all safety and health protocols are being followed along with all applicable local/state/federal laws.
  • Spend more than 90% of the day actively engaged on the sales floor working with your team and engaging customers to provide an outstanding customer experience.
  • Maximize sales/gross profit by embracing our display concepts and core product strategies.
  • Achieve or surpass productivity/payroll goals to maximize net profit.
  • Maintain a department schedule for all produce leaders and associates within the department.
  • Manage and maintain oversight of weekly inventory and shrink process.
  • Develop and maintain a team concept to improve associate morale, communication, and working conditions.
  • Demonstrate and support a high level of integrity. Represent Freshfields Farm in a courteous and professional manner while interacting with all vendors, customers and coworkers.
  • Manage the training and development of all produce associates. Also responsible for the proper execution of all necessary corrective action.
  • Manage others and adhere to company human resource and personnel policies as well as state and federal laws.

ā€‹Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of management experience in a produce market or produce department.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and multi-task.
  • Excellent written and communication skills with proficiency in Word and Excel.
  • Strong leadership qualities

Freshfields Farm

Why Work Here?

ā€¢ Our values: Respect, Integrity, Excellence, Generosity, & Loyalty

A little about us: We are a unique, growing retailer that sells only the freshest produce and meat. We encourage you to research what customers say about us online. You'll have the opportunity to impress customers while working alongside some of the hardest-working, most talented people in the fresh produce and meat business. Why Freshfields Farm exists: Stewardship of our God-given opportunities What we do: Offer customers the finest quality, freshest meat and produce Our values: Respect, Integrity, Excellence, Generosity, & Loyalty Successful applicants will be personable, highly organized, creative, teachable, and resilient. All applicants must have full availability to work weekends and shifts usually fall sometime between 5:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. If you feel you're a fit for this position, please apply online at http://www.freshfieldsfarm.com/company/employment-application-jacksonville. Please note that we are insistent that applicants for leadership be a fit for our company culture. If you have a less-than-tenacious work ethic, questionable integrity, and/or a big ego, working at Freshfields Farm will be an uncomfortable experience for you. If you are a personable, organized, energetic individual, you have great character, and you can lead, we are very interested in meeting you.

Address

5555 University Blvd W. Jacksonville FL, 32216
Jacksonville, FL
USA

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