Produce Distribution Manager


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Produce Distribution Manager


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Service Foods Limited is a New Zealand wide B2B company specialising in food service. We supply to cafes, restaurants, hotels, manufacturers, retailers, distributors and exporters nationwide with a broad selection of imported and locally manufactured food products.

We are a high growth company, and have great plans for the New Zealand Food Service Market. At Service Foods, our philosophy ensures that we come to work every day to make a difference to the lives of the people we deal with.

Our Christchurch branch has an opportunity for a Produce Distribution Manager within our Main Warehouse Division. We are seeking a Produce Distribution Manager who is energetic, reliable and can work well within a team. This is a hands-on role, and you will be leading the team with your skills and hard work.

Job Requirements:

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Planning and organising the Produce department work schedules
  • Plan, determine and implement purchasing and distribution strategies in line with business objectives.
  • Monitor and review storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels.
  • Negotiating contracts with suppliers to meet quality, cost and delivery requirements in consultation with the Branch Manager.
  • Recruitment, selection and training of new staff
  • Performance management and staff development
  • Ensuring that customers receive prompt service and quality goods and services
  • Responding to customers' inquiries and complaints as and when required
  • Ensuring that health and safety policies and practises are adhered to

To be successful you will possess the following key attributes -

  • Prior experience in Produce department (at least 2 years) is mandatory
  • Management experience and/or qualification
  • Confident and self-motivated
  • Excellent people management and mentoring skills
  • Attention to detail and multi-tasking
  • Proactive and can do attitude along with being a team player

This is a great opportunity for the right person, and there are plenty of growth opportunities. We will provide you with ongoing support and training.

Please send all applications in by 19th September 2018.

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Service Foods Ltd
Auckland, New Zealand

Phone: 09 837 0000
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