Donnybrook Fair (Greystones) is currently recruiting for an experienced Assistant Manager.

This is a permanent and full-time role for someone who is a food lover and is also a business minded and driven manager.

Main purpose of the role:

Support the Site Manager in all aspects of the operation of the store.


  • Responsible for the overall financial performance of the shop through realistic and challenging targets and supporting the Store Manager in achieving the stores financial targets.
  • Responsible for development, implementation and monitoring of agreed business plan and Constant management of change initiatives.
  • Communication and implementation of the company's strategic goals and objectives through interdependence and teamwork with support teams.
  • To lead from the front and ensure business operations in all departments are kept at the highest standard at all times.
  • Be able to deal with site visits from internal and external sources.
  • Manage employee rostering and annual leave and maintain accurate and secure records.
  • Manage, motivate and develop the teams to contribute to the overall success of the business.
  • Approachable and a role model who leads by example and encourages teamwork, foster a positive attitude and atmosphere in the workplace.
  • To be accountable for ordering, stocking and pricing inventories. To ensure all the HACCP / Health & Safety procedures are followed as appropriate.
  • Generating daily, weekly and monthly reports and managing P&L to reduce costs and increase profitability.


  • Passion for good food & retail Minimum of 5 years previous food retail manager experience is a must.
  • Must have a full knowledge of grocery retail business and its aspects i.e. HACCP / Food Safety.
  • Knowledge of performance evaluation metrics and principles.
  • Sound understanding of optimization of store operations and standards for success.
  • Exceptional organizational, leadership and motivational skills.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Strong business acumen with a strategic orientation.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities.
  • Enthusiastic and hands-on attitude.
  • Business minded, driven and ambitious to succeed.
Apply: Please apply with your up-to-date CV & a Cover Letter to [email protected]