Assistant Grocery Manager
- Sales Retail and Consumer Goods
- Sales, Retail & Consumer Goods
Are you an enthusiastic, hardworking team player who would like to bring your talents to a business which works to positively impact the community they are owned by and rooted in?
If so… Natural Harvest wants you!
At Natural Harvest, we are committed to being a welcoming place where community members have access to healthy products. We support the local food economy and are proud to offer a marketplace for local products, organic produce and to serve as a link to allow shoppers to support local family farms.
We are looking for a friendly, outgoing and responsible person to join our team as Assistant Grocery Manager!
The Assistant Grocery Manager works closely with the Grocery Manager to ensure that all of our grocery products are ordered, priced and merchandised in accordance with established procedures. He/she also ensures that the sales floor, coolers, freezers and receiving and work areas stay well stocked, orderly, well-maintained and clean, and that all grocery team members are trained in product knowledge, store procedures and customer service.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) buying, receiving, pricing, stocking grocery items, including refrigerated, frozen and bulk products. You will assist with training and evaluating other grocery staff and all day-to-day functions of the grocery departments, as well as participate in the quarterly inventory counts. Help identify trends within the departments to reach and exceed sales, labor and margin goals.
Exceptional customer service skills and experience serving the public.
Experience in ordering, receiving, pricing products, to meet and exceed department goals
Supervisory experience is a plus
Ability to juggle multiple responsibilities
Extraordinary attention to detail and ability to work independently
Familiarity with natural foods and Co-ops is a plus, as is a desire to continuously learn about new products and trends in the industry
Proficiency in Microsoft office
Ability to be on your feet up to 8 hours daily and lift up to 50lbs regularly (up to 60lbs occasionally). Ability to lift heavy items over your shoulders.
Ability to work in cold and damp environments for an extended period of time (coolers and freezers)
This is a full time position and eligible for PTO, Health and Retirement benefits, as well as our 15% employee discount. Evening and weekend shifts will be required.
To apply, please submit a complete Natural Harvest Food Co-op application, cover letter, and resume. Applications may be dropped off, faxed or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org