Monday , January 30 2023

Whole Foods Careers Near Me – Prepared Foods Order Writer

Website Whole Foods Market

Job Description:

Orders, replenishes and merchandises prepared foods products and participates in regional programs for purchasing and promotions. Monitors inventory control and replenishes product. Assists in organizing and developing promotional displays and maintaining OTS standards. All Whole Foods Market Retail jobs require ensuring a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly, and efficient service to customers and Team Members at all times. All positions must be performed in accordance with team and store Standard Operating Procedures. Further, Team Members must be prepared and able to perform the duties inherent in other Team Member job descriptions. All positions must strive to support WFM core values and goals, promote national, regional, and store programs and initiatives, and ensure adherence to all applicable health and safety regulations including Food Safety and regulatory duties required in the department.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Purchases and replenishes food for preparation through proper buying procedures.
  • Arrives to work station on time, appropriately groomed, dressed and ready to work; works all scheduled shifts and attends required trainings and meetings.
  • Monitors and acts upon open PO reports for both purchases and credits in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Works with Team Leader or Assistant Team Leader(s) to cost recipes.
  • Communicates with Kitchen Manager / Chef and Team Leader on ordering needs and issues.
  • Assists with counter service and cooks as scheduled or as necessary.
  • Maintains financial profitability by meeting and exceeding purchasing and sales targets.
  • Controls spoilage and shrink, achieves turn goals, participates in inventory.
  • Maintains positive working relationship with vendors.
  • Oversees customer special order procedure.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to educate team on product knowledge and convey enthusiasm.
  • Working knowledge and application of all Prepared Foods merchandising expectations.
  • Knowledge and ability to use computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and ordering systems.
  • Extensive product knowledge, including production, distribution, seasonal availability, advances, and trends.
  • Ability to deliver information in a clear and respectable manner to fellow Team Members, customers, and vendors.
  • Ability to create and negotiate price bids.
  • Complete understanding of WFM margin program and profitability.
  • Strong basic math skills.
  • Strong to excellent communication skills and willingness to work as part of a team.
  • Familiarity and/or willingness to learn about products, nutritional information, and other areas of study.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 1+ years of Buying/Merchandising

Job Details:

Company: Whole Foods Market

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Santa Fe, NM, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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