Fresh Fish Manager

06 Nov 2017

M&J Seafood is the UK’s largest independent fish and seafood supplier.

We are passionate about supplying customers with the freshest fish and seafood from local ports and world markets in a sustainable way. We also offer the largest range of fresh and frozen fish & seafood, a bespoke filleting service and unrivalled expert advice, which is why we are the chef’s first choice.

Plus we are not alone, M&J Seafood is part of the Fresh Direct family, a set of specialist brands including Fresh Direct, Wild Harvest, Freshfayre and Fresh Kitchen. To top it off, the Fresh Direct family is proudly part of Sysco, the world’s largest food service supplier.


Effectively manage all aspects of the fresh-room / deli function at site within financial controls ensuring legal compliance is achieved and company policies are followed in health and safety and food safety, and customer requirements met.

  • To plan staffing accordingly to volume requirements
  • Manage costs within budget
    Ensuring that food safety legislation is adhered to
  • Implementation and execution of relevant Health and Safety statutes
  • Implementation and maintenance of BRC audit requirements, ensuring that records are accurate, up to date and meeting the required standard
  • Stock management , in-take and outbound delivery
  • Management of maintenance requirements
  • Management of customer complaints relating to warehouse
  • The quality, presentation, specification accuracy and timeliness of all products outward bound
  • Work cross functionally with other departments and central teams
  • Management of recruitment and disciplinary issues
  • Support and work closely with branch buyer and operations management
  • Profit responsible for fish all species
  • Oversee all orders are received accuracy and quality , and delivered to customer satisfaction

Key Attributes:

  • Extensive knowledge of fish and seafood, or perishable environment equivalents
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Previous People management experience
  • Commercial understanding
  • Analytical and strong Communication skills essential
M&J Seafood
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Fresh Fish Manager
Full Time