|Organization||Buffalo Mountain Food Coop|
30 South Main Street
Hardwick, VT 05843
Buffalo Mountain Food Co-op is a retail food cooperative of 1800 members and sales of just over $2 million. We are looking for a General Manager to help us grow into our next phase of business life. Located in the rural town of Hardwick in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, we are one of the anchor businesses in our village. Started in 1975, we have been the foundation for the local food movement in our area. We have operated with a collective management structure but with our size and competition we now need solid leadership and business skills to achieve our cooperative goals. Are you that person?
• Establishing organizational goals (including store sales goals), performance objectives, guidelines and best practices that are based on Board Policy and strive towards achieving them. • Oversee all store operations based on the goals, objectives, and standards of the organization. Maintain a viable Co-op store within a highly competitive and challenging marketplace. • Oversee, assist, inspire and supervise staff with a focus on positive reinforcement, empowerment and team building, to achieve all goals and objectives while providing a model of supportive and participatory leadership. • Develop a budget, direct all financial operations, and report to board on financial performance. • Implement a margin strategy with a goal of being price competitive while maintaining sufficient net income to support liveable wages. • Ensure a welcoming and well-maintained store environment for customers and staff.
|Date Posted||December 10th, 2018|
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|# of Positions Available||1|
|Categories||Co-op, Grocery store|
|How to Apply||Interested candidates should send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org|