General Assistant (Min 20hrs per week Mon – Sun availability required)


Job ref: 12574

Job Type: Operations

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Contract type: Contract

Closing Date: 30 July 2021

General Assistant (Min 20hrs per week Mon - Sun availability required)

Musgrave is Ireland`s leading food retail and wholesale company. Our retail brands include SuperValu, Centra, Daybreak, and Mace in Northern Ireland. In addition, Musgrave MarketPlace is Ireland`s leading wholesale supplier to retail, foodservice and SMEs. We are continuously changing and expanding our brand portfolio, with more recent brands including Frank & Honest Coffee, La Rousse Foods and Drinks Inc. Our values are long-term stable relationships, achievement, not being greedy, honest, and working hard.  There are real progression opportunities within our business for those looking for a long term career.

We are currently recruiting for a flexible General Assistant to join our Marketplace Ballymun team. The hours of work will be a minimum of 20 hours per week.  

Role Purpose
To maintain excellent operational standards within our Marketplace sites and meet our customer needs.To support the business in building a profitable business and expanding on existing customers.

Key Activities:

  • Checking in of goods
  • Packing of goods into warehouse or onto cash and carry floor
  • Order Assembly
  • Stock checks and assistance with stocktaking
  • Stock rotation
  • SEL Maintenance
  • EPOS Duties
  • Use of forklift truck where applicable
  • Checking of customer orders
  • Assisting customers
  • Sales (including informing customers of special offers, promotions)
  • Merchandising
  • Loading and unloading vehicles/ trolley collection
  • Achievement of Wholesale Excellence KPIs and standards to include:
  • Fresh product handling and merchandising standards with minimal wastage
  • SEL Accuracy
  • Stock availability through conducting daily gap analysis and replenishment as required
  • Effective promotional execution
  • General Housekeeping
  • Operating pay points
  • Scanning products


    The ideal candidate will have/be:

    Experience & Education

    • Previous experience in a Wholesale or Retail environment
    • Professional; Customer Focused; Excellent customer service skills
    • Junior / Leaving certificate or equivalent

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