A well-established organization in Kimberley is seeking a Butchery Manager to join their team. Salary is market related


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Application Process:

To apply for this position kindly e-mail your updated CV in MS Word format to admin@whmrecruitment.co.za, and indicate the Position name in the Subject Line

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience in Butchery & Production within the retail environment
  • Have previous experience in a processing plant/abattoir
  • A Tertiary Qualification in Butchery will be an advantage
  • Have excellent communication, problem-solving & interpersonal skills
  • Have knowledge of the OSHA Act
  • Have a valid Matric Certificate
  • Be accurate & have attention to detail
  • Be customer orientated & assertive
  • Be bilingual

Key Performance Areas:

  • Estimate requirements and order meat supplies, negotiate with representatives from supply companies to determine order details.
  • Receive, inspect, record and store meat upon delivery, to ensure meat quality and safety
  • Wrap, weigh, label, and price cuts of meat
  • Prepare and place meat cuts and products in display counter, so they will appear attractive and catch the shopper’s eye.
  • Prepare special cuts of meat ordered by customers
  • Supervise other butchers or meat cutters and schedule work activities, rotes and holidays in consultation with management, ensuring butchery opening times are maintained and fully staffed. Also offer on-the-job training and coaching to junior butchers and motivate and develop your team including setting objectives & strategies.
  • Add up sales, and on occasion, collect money from customers.
  • Ensure that all food hygiene and safety standards are met and keep up to date with industry standards
  • In consultation with senior management from time to time as agreed and appropriate run special offers, customer loyalty schemes and similar.
  • Inspect equipment regularly to ensure it is in good working order and safe to use


Salary is market related


Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted. Therefore, if you have not received any correspondence within two weeks of your application, you have been unsuccessful

Career Category: FMCG Manager
Career Type: Full Time
Location: Kimberley

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