We offer a unique opportunity to help open a brand-new 6000 sq. ft. co-op, located in a renovated warehouse in historic downtown Dubuque, IA. We are seeking an experienced, energetic leader with a strong co-op background to help hire and build a successful management team and prepare for our store opening in mid-2013. The ability to use a collaborative, participatory process at all levels of the organization is a key part of this position. A good understanding of and commitment to cooperative values, a background in natural foods, and experience in strategic planning, marketing, budgeting, margin control, and merchandising in a competitive market are highly desirable.
DFC is a mission-driven, community-based member-owned business governed by a seven-person board of directors. We offer a competitive wage and benefits package and a dynamic work environment. Visit our website at firstname.lastname@example.org for the full job description. Submit cover letter, resume, references, and salary requirement to Karla Braig, Dubuque Food Co-op, Box 1191, Dubuque IA 52001. We are an equal opportunity employer.