Chef – Dublin north

Are you an experienced Chef looking for a better work life balance? If so, Excel Recruitment have the job for you!

Our client, an Irish retail giant, who have undergone massive changes to their fresh food offering, is seeking to recruit a chef to join their north Dublin store.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to steer away from evening hours but still stay in the hustle and bustle of a busy kitchen.

There is a competitive salary on offer plus excellent benefits including pension and 26 days holidays.

Responsibilities of this Chef position include:

  • Controlling food items in your section according to specifications
  • Keeping the kitchen area neat, clean, and sanitary
  • Labelling all food items and following HACCP procedures
  • Managing and minimising waste
  • Preparing fresh desserts and cakes
  • Preparing portions of meat, fish, and poultry
  • Upholding food safety and temperature standards

Requirements of this Chef position include:

  • Experience as a Chef in a busy kitchen environment
  • A professional, polite manner to lead by example for all staff
  • An adaptable, flexible approach to high-pressure situations
  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Production experience is desirable

If you are interested in this Chef job opportunity, then please apply to Hayley Rochford via the link below. All applications will be handled with the strictest confidence.


Store Manager

Store Manager – Meath

If you wish to join an award-winning retailer, then look no further! Excel Recruitment is currently seeking a Store Manager to join our client’s team in Meath.

Our client is one of Irelands leading retailers and is seeking an enterprising and experienced manager who is keen to take the business to the next level. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and have a passion for grocery retail this is the ideal role for you!

The ideal candidate will be a passionate Assistant Manager, looking to take the next step in their retail management career.

Salary: €30-€35k DOE

Responsibilities of a Store Manager role:

  • Take full responsibility for the day-to-day management of a busy retail store
  • Effectively manage staff and motivate them to meet and exceed KPIs
  • Analyse and understand daily, weekly, and monthly reports regarding sales, waste, and margins to ensure the growth and profitability of each store
  • Ensuring that all regulations and standards are met regarding HACCP, food safety, stock control and waste management
  • Reviewing staff performance regularly, creating staff rosters, and ensuring overall high standards of the store
  • Continuously thinking about creative ways to increase store turnover and grow store margins

Who you are:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent team leadership skills
  • Previous experience managing a team of staff
  • An ambitious individual with the capacity to drive sales and standards in store

If you are interested in this job, or any other grocery retail jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, please contact Hayley Rochford on 01 871 7648 or apply directly via the link below. All applications will be handled in the strictest of confidence.


Temporary Receptionist Meath

Temporary Receptionist Meath

Excel Recruitment is seeking a Temporary Receptionist to cover short term contracts across Co. Meath. The ideal candidate will have previous reception experience in a Hotel or Corporate environment and will be available to start straight away.


  • Answer the phone in a timely manner
  • Always remain courteous and polite
  • Deal with clients in a professional manner
  • Direct calls through the switchboard to the relevant extension
  • Relay messages when extensions are busy
  • Follow up on all email correspondence
  • Maintain the general reception area


  • Minimum of 3 years reception experience
  • Comfortable using a switchboard with multiple lines
  • Professional Appearance with great attention to detail

Should you be interested in this Temporary Reception position, please upload your CV to the link provided or call Laurence Rogers on 01 871 7605. Unfortunately, due to volume, only suitable applicants can be contacted. For more jobs, please visit the Excel Recruitment website


Convenience Store Manager

Convenience Store Manager – Meath

Are you looking for a fantastic new opportunity?

Here at Excel Recruitment, we are seeking a Convenience Store Manager for our client’s based in Co. Meath.

Our client owns a reputable convenience retail store which is embedded in the local community, and they are looking for an enthusiastic and outgoing Store Manager to join their team. This would be an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Manager to step up into a Senior Managerial role.

This Manager will be customer focused with an ability to drive sales and standards in the store, can operate in a fast-paced environment, and ability to manage 15+ staff.

Salary on offer – up to €45k DOE


  • Drive sales, service, productivity and standards throughout the store
  • Liaise regularly with your operations Manager and head office suppliers.
  • Achieving targets with the management team and staff so as to achieve maximum sales while ensuring that you do so incurring the lowest possible costs.
  • Responsible for the staffing levels in your store and ensure you achieve highest possible productivity from your team.
  • Carry out all Health & Safety, HACCP and any other legal requirements
  • Carry out regular stock takes to identify and determine where losses could occur and alongside the Audit team implement and develop procedures to reduce such loss.


  • 2-3 years retail management experience within convenience or grocery retail industry,
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven retail sales track record

If you are interested in this job opportunity or any other job opportunities on the Excel Recruitment Website then please apply via the link below or you can call me, Alan Treacy on 01-8717625 and I would be more than happy to discuss potential job opportunities with you. All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence.