Supermarket Aldi looking to recruit in Ellon store

The new Aldi Store in Ellon
The new Aldi Store in Ellon

Aldi has announced it is recruiting 19 more members of staff, including two managerial roles, for its recently opened store in Ellon.

The store, which opened in September this year, already employs 18 members of staff, and is now looking to recruit two deputy store managers, two stock assistants and 15 store assistants.

Aldi is looking for candidates who have significant retail or people management experience to fill its Deputy Store Manager positions.

This is a vital role within Aldi’s stores, as individuals assist the day-to-day running and performance of their store and help manage the retail team.

For the Store Assistant roles, key responsibilities include accurate and efficient till operation, and stock management and merchandising.

Salaries start from £8.95 per hour for deputy store managers, with a £3.85 bonus for running the store.

Store Assistant salaries start from £7.95, rising to £9.40 over four years, and for stock assistants, £7, rising to £7.10 after one year.

Aldi area manager, David Mason, said: “Aldi Ellon currently has a hard working team of employees and now we are looking for more fantastic individuals to add to the store.

“Aldi has a track record of developing talent and rewarding high performing individuals.

“We’re looking to attract applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds, who can demonstrate relevant experience, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.”