Fresh Area Advisor

Food Area Advisor

If you have a strong passion for Fresh Food, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Excel Recruitment is seeking a Food Area Advisor for our client in Dublin.

Due to our clients continued success over the past year they are now looking to add to their ever-expanding team. Known for their high standards our client is looking to add a Food Area Advisor to oversee and maintain these standards across all their stores.

This role will see you driving sales, assisting in helping increase profitability across all stores as well as training, mentoring developing new and current staff members.

If you hold previous experience in a senior managerial position within the Fresh Food/Grocery Retail industry then this is the job for you!

Salary: €60k – €70k

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with retailers to set and manage budgets and help deliver on these
  • Supporting Senior Management in obtaining best possible results
  • Develop communication chains between head office and shop level to ensure the company’s vision is met
  • Ensuring that all business conduct requirements are met at all times
  • Help ensure a high-performance culture is implemented throughout the area
  • Work alongside regional and internal colleagues to help implement various project and plans

Who you are:

  • A full clean driver’s license
  • The ability to work across a multi-site and multi-functional operation
  • Experience working with both Microsoft software and retail systems
  • A thorough understanding of budget management, sales, margins, and profit

If you are interested in this Food Area Advisor job 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.

Senior Chef

Senior Chef – South Dublin

Are you a Senior Chef looking to freshen up your career? Excel Recruitment is seeking a Head Chef/ Chef Manager to join our client’s team in South Dublin.

Our client is one of the top players in the retail market and has shown no sign of slowing down. This is an exciting time to join this extremely profitable business, who are going under a country wide revamp and are seeking a professional individual to help push the growth of their brand-new fresh food department!

The ideal candidate will have previous experience leading large teams and working in a fast-paced environment.

With an excellent salary package on offer, good working hours and loads of room for progression, this is a not to be missed opportunity!

Responsibilities of this 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

Who you are:

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

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


Fresh Food Manager

Fresh Food Manager – Dublin

Are you passionate about fresh food? Do you have food retail management experience? Here at Excel Recruitment, we are looking out for a Fresh Food Manager for our client who is based in Dublin.

The client is a popular food hotspot and holds customer service as one of its key values.

Ideally, the candidate should possess fresh food management experience and have fantastic customer service skills. They should have a retail background, with a focus on reaching targets, training staff, and maintaining fresh food quality throughout prep and service.

Our client is offering an amazing Salary Package of €50k DOE

Responsibilities in this role:

  • Giving staff daily tasks to complete
  • Monitoring food quality and waste control
  • Training and developing staff
  • Preparing food and ensuring excellent customer service
  • Achieving monthly KPIs

Requirements for this role:

  • Must have fresh food management experience in retail
  • A track record of achieving and exceeding targets
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • A passion for fresh food and delivery of food service

If you are interested in this job, or any other Grocery Retail jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, get in touch with Nikki today on 01 871 7600 for more details. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.


Fresh Food Manager – North Cork

Fresh Food Manager – North Cork

Are you a passionate foodie seeking a fresh opportunity?

Excel Recruitment is currently seeking a Fresh Food Manager for our client, a well-established grocery store based in North Cork.

Salary package: €32,000 – €37,000 DOE

Our client is well-known for their innovation in the fresh food and food to go sphere. Their Fresh Food department includes a bakery, deli counter, meat and fresh produce section, and they are seeking a dynamic manager to oversee these areas.

The ideal candidate is an experienced Deli Manager or Butcher Manager with the ambition to progress their career in fresh foods. This role will also suit a Retail Manager who has experience managing multiple departments.

This is a full-time opportunity, daytime shifts and great training and progression opportunities provided.


  • Drive standards and sales across various Fresh Food departments
  • Upholding compliance with HACCP and Food Safety requirements
  • Managing a team of fresh food staff
  • Ordering and managing stock


  • Previous experience in fresh foods necessary
  • Experienced in managing large teams
  • Strong knowledge of HACCP and Food Safety protocols
  • Ideally located in North Cork

If you are interested in this job opportunity, then please apply to Grace via the link below or call 01-871 7655 with any questions about the job. All applications will be handled with the strictest confidence.


Fresh Food Manager – Dublin City Centre

Fresh Food Manager – Dublin City Centre

Are you a dynamic manager seeking a fresh opportunity?

Excel Recruitment is recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join our clients’ business as Fresh Food Manager. Our client is a newly revamped convenience store that is centrally located in Dublin City Centre.

Salary package: €32,000 – €36,000 DOE plus performance bonus

Our client’s fresh food department includes a hot deli, salad bar, grab and go counter and a fast-food concept also. As Fresh Food Manager, you will oversee the smooth running of these counters and bring the business from strength to strength!

This is a 40-hour working week with full training and recertification opportunities, plus performance bonus.

This job would suit an experienced Deli Manager or Fast Food Manager seeking better work-life balance. You will have a passion for driving standards and leading a strong fresh food team. This job would also suit a Retail Manager with fresh food experience.


  • Previous experience in deli, fast food or retail management
  • Able to train and motivate teams
  • Good knowledge of HACCP standards
  • Flexible to work 1/2 evening shifts per week (latest finish 10pm)


  • Manage a team of 10 deli and fast food staff
  • Maintain HACCP and Food Safety standards
  • Order and manage stock as needed
  • Create exciting new menu dishes


  • Performance based bonus
  • 20 paid holiday days
  • Daytime hours – typical shift 6-2pm, 8-4pm, latest finish 10pm
  • Ideally located in Dublin City Centre

If you are interested in this job opportunity, then please apply to Grace via the link below or call 01-871 7655 with any questions about the job. All applications will be handled with the strictest confidence.