Coles Local - Fresh Trade Manager - Glenferrie

Coles Group

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


From small everyday moments to larger-scale changes unique to a business like ours, as a Retail Leader, you’ll really see the difference your work makes every day. Whether you’re in a distribution centre, a bakery, in-store or on the road, you’re an important part of an Aussie icon at the heart of the nation.

Are you a passionate foodie who thrives on delivering an exceptional customer experience? Great news – we’re on the lookout for a dynamic leader. So, if you love good food as much as we do, and can't wait to inspire our customers’ weekly shop, this could be the role for you.

About the role

Coles Local is a new concept in the Coles fleet – we’re for the love of food! With several Coles Local’s across Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. We’ll bring something new to shopping and inspire our customers with beautiful produce matched with a sense of community. Coles Local stores have become an amazing destination for Aussie grown fresh produce and great quality Australian products – many of them local favourites!

Reporting to the Store Manager you will take pride in contributing to a store which is encouraging, warm and welcoming for our team, customers and community members. Working within your local community, this is an excellent opportunity to combine your passion and retail leadership experience while progressing your career.

About you and your skills

  • Lead, coach and develop your team
  • Recognise and celebrate success
  • Take a team approach to meet sales targets, cost control and rostering requirements
  • Inspire customers through presentation, merchandising and stock management
  • Always look to simplify processes and meet audit and compliance standards
  • Care passionately about providing a safe environment for our team and customers
  • Be the point of contact within the store while the Store Manager is off duty or off-site
  • Support all departments and provide coaching and guidance
  • Be bold and act with pace while ensuring quality of service and products

Take your next step into something bigger, apply now

With us it’s not about the discounts (although you do get those), it’s about joining a team where your wellbeing and professional development is our investment and celebrating your contributions is the norm. And because everyone leads unique lives, we offer flexible work, additional leave and parental leave entitlements.

We’re continuing to build a gender equitable team, and a culture that’s just as diverse, inclusive and welcoming as the communities we serve. We encourage applications from people of all ages, cultures (including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples), abilities, sexual orientation and gender identities.

We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support candidates with disability. Find out more in the ‘Our Recruitment Process’ section of our careers site.

Safer together​

We’re committed to providing a safe environment for our team members and our customers. As part of that commitment, you will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 before joining the team at Coles, unless you’re medically exempt. You’ll also need to disclose your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application (and possibly provide further evidence of your vaccination status). Thanks for applying, and for your understanding.

Job ID: 76543

Employment Type: Full time


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