Grocery Store Manager
Point O'Woods Association

Point O’ Woods seeks an experienced Grocery Store Manager for a seasonal island specialty market

Private Beach Community, 45 miles East of NYC. A family oriented residential community with a strong emphasis on traditions and offer a truly unique opportunity in an incredible beach environment.


Grocery Store Manager

Point O'Woods Association
Point O' Woods, New York
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in about 1 month (Apr 01, 2018)

Point O’ Woods Association

Fire Island, NY

Grocery Store Manager

Point O’ Woods is soliciting for an experienced Grocery Store Manager for a seasonal island specialty marketplace.   

This position is responsible for leading and managing the grocery operations of a seasonal specialty market located 44 miles due east of Manhattan in a private community on Fire Island, NY.  Our community is a multigenerational private settlement on Fire Island firmly committed to the spirit of family life.   It is an unpretentious, quiet place located in a beach setting of natural beauty.

The Grocery Store Manager is a critical position in our community and interfaces daily with our residents. 

Position Responsibilities 

  • Season Operation Dates  – April 15th to October 30th
  • Provide excellent customer service – highly effective at interacting and meeting the needs of a varied customer base.  Strong emphasis on the ability to build personal relationships and deliver delicious food offerings.
  • Staff supervision of seasonal employees, including hiring and scheduling. 
  • Maintain and encourage a positive and supportive work environment.
  • Manage product offerings for a 3,500 square foot facility, offering a variety of selections of dairy, dry goods, frozen, beverage, produce and deli/prepared food offerings.  Deli and prepared food operations include preparing breakfast and lunch sandwiches, salads, sliced deli meats, repacking foods, etc.  
  • Coordinate the purchasing and ordering of store inventory and merchandise. 
  • Maintain communications and relationships with distributors and vendors .
  • Maintain food safety and sanitation standards including compliance with Weights and Measures and Health/Sanitation.
  • Implement Inventory Management & Cost Control Practices 
  • Manage Point of Sale Computerized System 
  • Manage operations to meet or exceed established operating budget goals.
  • Knowledge of local produce, general nutrition and health conscious alternatives  

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Customer Service Orientation
  • Excellent communications and team building skills
  • Track record of industry experience
  • Knowledge of grocery store procedures and policies
  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Basic computer skills and POS system
  • Able to prioritize efficiently and delegate responsibilities


Competitive Compensation Package including seasonal beach housing 100 yards from beach, parking and ferry transportation   

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