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Franchisee – Manotick, ON


This is a Contract position in Ottawa region, ON posted September 13, 2017.

Auto req ID 107882BR Job Category Corporate Stores Job Function – External Posting Store Management Public Job Title Franchisee – Manotick, ON Banner Your Independent Grocer Province Ontario Employment Type Full time Location/Address N/A City Manotick Ottawa Postal Code n/a Job Description Your Independent Grocer is proud to offer this Franchisee opportunity in Manotick. This Your Independent Grocer focuses on delivering a great employee and customer experience throughout the store by exceeding customer expectations in departments including Produce, Meat, Deli, Bakery, Grocery, and Dairy. As the Franchisee, you will work to deliver our Customer Value Proposition, of WE LOVE FOOD. To achieve this, you will “Bring More” to our Customers’ tables by providing the best quality and assortment, differentiating in service and competing on value, all while aspiring to become the Best Shop In Town. All the while, receiving superior support by a network of innovative and responsive District Managers and Customer Experience Specialists who will assist you to grow your business. You will oversee all of the operational functions of your business which includes but is not limited to setting targets, achieving goals, managing costs, recruiting, inspiring, coaching, training, and above all providing superior customer satisfaction. Job Qualifications As the Franchisee, you’ll ensures your business fosters a positive employee environment, operates efficiently and achieves maximum profitably, all while building the brand reputation, within your community. You will also share in our overall goals of: • Driving increased sales performance by focusing on employee and customer obsession of We Love Food, adopting creative merchandising, advertising and suggestive selling strategies • Focusing on cost by continuously seeking ways to become more productive and efficient • Taking Care of Each other: proactively making your business the best by building a strong employee team and focus on community involvement • Leading and motivating your in-store team by building positive employee relations • Liaising with Community partners to foster a positive relationship while establishing a strong community presence • Collaborating with your Department Teams to plan, develop and execute in-store programs and events • Meeting and exceeding financial performance budgets/targets particularly in Sales, Shrink, Labour, and Controllable Expenses as well as, operational metrics including NPS and Inventory Management • Effectively building relationships with Customers, Employees, District Managers, Store Support, Specialists, and Vendors • Responding to all concerns, queries or complaints from customers or employees, reacting with urgency • Problem solving day-to-day operational issues as they arise • Adhering to Operational Store Standard Guidelines • Adhering to and maintain compliance with all Legislative and legal requirements What you’ll Need: • Strong "entrepreneurial" flair with an emphasis on growing the business and long-term planning. • Strong leadership skills demonstrated by your integrity, passion, and authenticity • People-focused with an emphasis on development and coaching for high performance • Community-focus with the demonstrated ability to build and cultivate long lasting relationships with local community groups. • Demonstrated financial acumen with the ability to understand and interpret Profit and Loss Statement, and the ability to drive and deliver consistently outstanding financial results vs budgets/targets • Solid merchandising and marketing knowledge with the ability to execute programs to drive sales and gross profit. • Required proficiency in Fresh and Dry Operations, inventory control, cash office operations, Microsoft Office and SAP • Ability to maintain composure and decision quality under pressure while achieving results • Previous experience in a unionized environment is an asset. NOTE: The Employer noted in this posting is an independently owned corporation (“Franchisee”) which is licensed to use the ”Your Independent Grocer” trademark(s) by Loblaws Inc. If an applicant is hired by the Franchisee, then his/her employer will be the Franchisee. No employment or similar relationship will be created between the applicant and Loblaws Inc. or its affiliates. Our Commitment Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and colleagues with disabilities. Removal Date 22-Sep-2017