Bakery / Decadence Manager – Pete’s – Halifax City

At Pete’s, we understand the difference healthy, local, diverse, delicious products make to our discriminating customers.   We deliver the best – by offering an enticing variety of The Freshest and The Finest products and the highest level of customer service in our Bakery and Decadence departments every day.

Are you looking for a fantastic management position where creativity, quality and care really count? Join our team of passionate performers at Pete’s!

We are currently seeking an innovative Bakery & Decadence Manager to lead our team and share our vision of providing superior quality products.

In this position you will report to the Store Operations Manager to oversee the daily operation of our Bakery and Decadence Department in our Halifax, NS retail location.

What’s in it for you?

Competitive Wages & Incentive Program
Affordable HealthCare Benefits
Generous Employee Discount Program
Paid Training and Development
Flexible, Fun, Supportive and Growing work environment
Advancement Opportunities


1 – 2 years retail management/supervisory experience
This role is a “working manager” position.  Must be able to spend the majority of the time on the sales floor while balancing office work.
People management skills (communication, motivation, performance management, succession planning, etc.)
An in-depth knowledge of inventory management and merchandising
Excellent organizational skills
Proven excellence in customer service skills
Knowledge of and passion for baked goods, and sweets
Food handling experience
Knowledge/experience in managing the highest level of food safety standards
Excellent financial management skills to maximize sales and profit margin while managing expenses appropriately.
Excellent attention to detail
Demonstrated proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of programs
Basic math
Team player
Flexible Schedule – Must be able to work days, evenings and weekends
Availability to lead and participate in month end (Sunday) inventory counts
Frequent heavy lifting (up to 50 lbs) is required

How to apply:

If this exciting opportunity fits with your interests and qualifications please visit the Pete’s website at  for more information and to apply.


Submit your resume and cover letter including salary expectations (MS Word format) via email to Sarah Spencer: .  Please quote the job title in your subject line.

Application Deadline: 5:00pm Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

Our goal is for our service team to reflect the diverse communities and customer base we serve.  We strongly encourage applications from all qualified candidates.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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