General Manager

Organization: 
GrassRoots Co-op
Organization location: 
Anoka, MN
Apply by: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

GrassRoots Coop, a home-town store located 30 minutes North of the Twin Cities in Anoka, MN, is seeking a General Manager.  Anoka is an historic town located on the banks of two rivers.  Independent shops line our main street and create a close knit, lively business community.  Grassroots Coop has an established history of serving the community from the same downtown location.

The GM is repsonsible for the operations of the store, which consist of grocery, bulk, supplements, and deli.  Our annual sales are approxiamtely 2 million dollars, we have a staff of over 20, close to 1200 members, and reside in 2200 square feet.

The ideal candidate is charismatic - and has the ability to grow the membership and revenues of the coop.

Our future GM must be entrepreneurial and have proven leadership skills, supervisory, financial and retail grocery experience, passion for and knowledge of the natural foods industry, excellent communication and team-building skills, an understanding and commitment to co-operative principles, and experience working with a board of directors.

See our website for more details at www.grassrootscoop.org

Please tell us your story by sendng a letter of interest and resume to [email protected].

Contact name: 
William (Bill) Bauer
Contact phone: 
763-421-4384