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Section Manager – Bakery / Pastries

12,000 AED -

FMK Consulting are working with a multinational retail company seeking a Section Manager- Bakery / Pastries to be based in Dubai, UAE.

We are looking for a candidate with a minimum of 8 years in a similar role, working with hypermarket experience with large range of bakery and pastry experience.

Overall Responsibilities:

As the Section Manager for the company, your primary responsibilities will include:

Main Tasks / Responsibilities

  • Ensure exceptional customer service is delivered at all times in the Bakery Section
  • Manage and motivate the Bakery team to meet sales targets and margin and ensure efficiency.
  • Manage and ensure proper stock management (stock value, control out of stock, orders, near expired & merchandise deliveries) in coordination with the section supervisors.
  • Analyse the competition pricing and promotional activities to ensure competitive advantage. (daily basis in Market)
  • Ensure the Freshness of product display during the day by controlling production date hour & visual aspect of products.
  • Manage and control attractive displays and correct pricing are implemented at all times.
  • Establish attractive display implementation of merchandise inside the section.
  • Ensure all hygiene, safety requirements and standards of preparation, preservation and necessary packaging are adhered.
  • Ensure strict compliance to hygiene standards and also comply to the local governmental guidelines in case of food items
  • Negotiate internal promotions with the supplier to enforce the image of discount inside the section.
  • Ensure proper trainings to the team in order to improve their skills.
  • Ensuring attractive display of products and exceptional customer service is provided
  • Providing necessary training wherever required
  • Stock Management
  • Motivating employees to achieve sales targets
  • Negotiating the internal promotions with the supplier to highly enforce the image of the discount inside the section
  • Manage, lead, motivate and control the team
  • Analyse the variables and establish the contacts with the environment to reinforce competitive image
  • Fix objectives and work with the team towards achieving target turnover, growth and bottom line

Please apply if you have the following experience:-

  • Diploma / Degree
  • Experience as Manager in the same field
  • Must have experience managing the Bakery / Pastries department (At least 7 years)
  • Fluent in English (Spoken & Written)
  • You would have current experience working in a Super / hypermarket as a Section Manager or similar

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Communication
  • Time Management
  • Self-Motivated
  • Leadership and motivation
  • Negotiation skills
  • Analytical mind
  • Result oriented
  • Adaptability to multicultural environment

The Benefits

12,000 AED per month

Salary package offered is a flexible tax-free salary along with family status benefits.

Please contact Frank or Georgina +44 (0) 1273 720599 or +44 (0)7734 861 080 to discuss the role and your experience. Or if you feel you have the above experience, please send over a CV and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company.

For more information please call us on 01273 720599 or email us at

If interested, please contact us and quote the reference F2389

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