Mandarin or Cantonese speaking Food Store Manager

Recruiter
The Language Business
Location
London
Salary
26000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NEW JOB - Chinese speaking Food Store Manager - fantastic opportunity to join an international FMCG wholesaler and manage their London store operations.


LANGUAGES: Chinese Mandarin or Cantonese


LOCATION : London


COMPANY BACKGROUND
Our client is a specialist FMCG wholesaler, supplying buisness across the UK with excclusinve produtmcs imported from mainland China.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
As Chinese Mandarin or Cantonese speaking Food Store Manager, your role will involve the following specific duties:

  • Manage the full financial accountability of the store - ccountable for achieving sales, stock, profit and cost targets including payroll and shrinkage, to deliver bottom line contribution in line with company budgets and targets
  • Deploy and mobilise teams to maintain consistent basic store standards across the store
  • Proactively managing stock loss and delivering successful stock takes within budget
  • Establish a fit for purpose marketing strategy that meets the demands of your current customers and actively recruits new customers
  • Demonstrate that you understand your customers better than anyone else. Building one to one relationships with key customers through visits and consultations and maximising the opportunity to gain additional business, and ensuring your store delivers a professional customer service for all customers
  • Be are accountable for the safety and welfare of your customers, employees and visitors at all times
  • Recruiting, inducting and developing team members
  • Deliver a 'fit for purpose’ store structure that ensures that you have the right people in the right place, maximising customer interaction at every opportunity and delivering against store and corporate efficiencies at all levels


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Fluency in Chinese Mandarin or Cantonese (ideally both) as well as English
  • FMCG / food store retail experience required (ideally food)
  • Strong commercial Acumen
  • Excellent people Management skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Good time keeping
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Full, unrestriced right to live and work in the UK


SALARY, BENEFITS & WORKING HOURS
£26,000 -£35,000 depending on experience and store size. Pension up to 5% (after 3 mths), 10% staff discount (after 3 mths. Mon-Sun (1 out of 4 weekends off), 40 hours, 28 days holiday (incl BH)


To apply for this role as Chinese speaking Food Store Manager, please select the 'Apply Now' button and send your CV to us immediately.

Contact: Jonathan Grimes