Job description Produce Manager - Retail in the Red Deer Region

Find out what work is like for a produce manager - retail in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Retail and wholesale trade managers (NOC 0621).

Retail and wholesale trade managers

Description

Retail and wholesale trade managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of establishments that sell merchandise or services on a retail or wholesale basis. They are employed by retail and wholesale sales establishments or they may own and operate their own store.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Plan, direct and evaluate the operations of establishments engaged in wholesale and retail sales or of departments in such establishments
  • Manage staff and assign duties
  • Study market research and trends to determine consumer demand, potential sales volumes and effect of competitors' operations on sales
  • Determine merchandise and services to be sold, and implement price and credit policies
  • Source and negotiate with vendors when necessary to procure merchandise for resale
  • Develop and implement marketing strategies
  • Plan budgets, authorize expenditures, and monitor revenues
  • Evaluate and improve customer service and respond to customer requests and issues
  • Address staffing requirements, including the hiring, development and retention of staff

Job titles

  • antique dealer
  • assistant manager - retail
  • car dealership manager
  • pleasure boat dealer
  • bookstore manager
  • clothing store manager
  • department store manager
  • store manager - retail
  • sporting goods store manager
  • supermarket manager
  • variety store manager
  • cattle dealer
  • automobile repair shop manager

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