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Fresh Food Specialist

  • Grocery, Retail
  • €40000 - €60000
  • Dublin, Dublin South
  • Full Time
  • Posted 17 mins ago

Senior Fresh Food Specialist South Dublin

Excel Recruitment is seeking to hire a Fresh food Specialist to join a leading Fresh food and Foodservice retailer based in South Dublin.

Our client has a thriving, locally sourced and highly profitable Fresh Food offering that sees them as the front-runners within Fresh Food Retail and food service in the region. Looking to capitalise on this success the business is now seeking to appoint a Senior Fresh Food Specialist to manage significant investment in the company’s Fresh Food offering.

This role offers a broad range of responsibilities including managing a large team, developing fresh food concepts in store, creating theatre and atmosphere in store, local sourcing and fresh food trend development.

The Senior Fresh Food Development Manager will be a committed ‘Foodie’ having built their career within Fresh Food either in retail or hospitality in a leadership role. They will hold responsibility for concepts, scope, and proposition development, ultimately driving our clients Fresh Food reputation and revenue.

What is on offer?

Great hours-Working hours are based on days only without any late nights, weekends are a minimum

Great Salary-Our client is offering a base salary of between €40k and €60k with a broad range of benefits and a competitive bonus.

Great Opportunity- You will be managing our client’s flagship business, which will lead to successful regional roles to progress into

Great Location- You will be living and working in South Dublin, in a thriving community

Responsibility of Senior Fresh Food Specialist

  • Identifying customer trends, sourcing and introducing innovative Fresh Food concepts, building our clients reputability Fresh Food offering and driving footfall and revenue.
  • All sourcing and set up of products and redundant stock management
  • Deliver all financial and food quality targets, rolling out new food offers across the business
  • Food Team management ensuring clear objectives and targets.
  • Responsibility for strategic food category plans to drive the food offering forward using customer insights.

Requirements of Senior Fresh Food Specialist

Leadership experience in the Hospitality or retail industry with a progressive business with ideally over 5 years’ experience in management. You will have sound knowledge of the Irish food landscape and be a foodie at heart.

If you have the above skills and experience please attach a CV to apply for this Senior Fresh Food Specialist Job in South Dublin. Nikki Murran – Director of Grocery Retail is handling the recruitment for this job and will contact suitable applicants accordingly.


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