• Full Time
  • South Africa, Gauteng, West Rand
  • 16 000 - 25 000 (Monthly) USD / Year
  • Salary: R16 000 - 25 000 (Monthly)

  • Town/City: West Rand
  • State/Province: Guateng
  • Postal Code: 0001

Website Hospitality Jobs Africa

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Retail Specialist – Upmarket Restaurant – West Rand

Join our esteemed restaurant as a visionary leader in the role of Retail Specialist. We’re seeking a dynamic individual with expertise in marketing and baking, coupled with a passion for innovation and excellence in the culinary world. If you’re a strategic thinker with a flair for creativity and a drive for business success, we invite you to lead our team to new heights of culinary distinction.


As the Retail Specialist at [Restaurant Name], you will be responsible for managing the retail operations within our restaurant. You will curate and oversee the selection of retail products that align with our brand, create an appealing shopping experience for our guests, and drive sales through effective merchandising and customer engagement strategies.

Product Curation and Selection:

  • Curate a selection of retail products that complement our restaurant’s brand and enhance the overall guest experience.
  • Source high-quality products from reputable suppliers, ensuring alignment with our standards of excellence and customer preferences.

Merchandising and Display:

  • Develop visually appealing displays and product arrangements to showcase retail offerings and attract customer attention.
  • Regularly refresh displays and merchandise to maintain visual appeal and highlight featured products.

Customer Engagement:

  • Provide exceptional customer service to all guests visiting the retail area, offering assistance, product recommendations, and information about featured products.
  • Engage with guests to understand their preferences and needs, and tailor recommendations accordingly.

Sales and Promotion:

  • Drive retail sales through effective promotion and marketing strategies, including special offers, promotions, and product demonstrations.
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to develop and execute retail-specific campaigns and initiatives.

Inventory Management:

  • Monitor inventory levels of retail products, conduct regular stock checks, and place orders as needed to maintain adequate inventory levels.
  • Ensure accurate inventory records and reconcile discrepancies in a timely manner.

Quality Control and Compliance:

  • Ensure that all retail products meet our quality standards and adhere to food safety and hygiene regulations.
  • Conduct regular inspections of products to identify any issues or defects and take appropriate action.


Bachelor’s degree and experience in relevant field (marketing and baking)
• Baking and product development knowledge
• Awareness of current baking and retail trends
• Understanding of the restaurant industry
• Campaign development and strategy
• Project Management
• Basic Budgeting and cost management
• Merchandising
•  Training on new product development

Desired Qualities:
• Creative Thinker
• Business Orientated
• Self Motivated and Organised

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