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Retail Supervisor

Also known as Checkout Supervisor, Sales Department Supervisor.

Supervises and coordinates the activities of retail sales workers.


Tasks Include:


  • ensuring that customers receive prompt service and quality goods and services
  • responding to customers' inquiries and complaints about goods and services
  • planning and preparing work schedules and assigning staff to specific duties
  • interviewing, hiring, training, evaluating, dismissing and promoting staff, and resolving staff grievances
  • instructing staff on how to handle difficult and complicated sales procedures
  • examining returned goods and deciding on appropriate action
  • taking inventory of goods for sale and ordering new stock
  • ensuring that goods and services are correctly priced and displayed
Job prospects for Retail Supervisors in Victoria

Occupation in the Retail Supervisors group include Retail Supervisor

Employment prospects
There are currently 8,700 Retail Supervisors in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this relatively large occupation is expected to grow. Employment prospects for the next five years are strong.

Average weekly wage
$1,068.30

Hourly earnings
$27.10

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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