Produce Assistant Manager

Full-time
Monadnock Food Coop
Monadnock Food Coop

Would you like to design displays of vibrant living color?  Would you like to take a winning team and make them even better?  Do you enjoy teaching people the benefits of fresh organic produce?  Do you know what it takes for a farm to certify as organic?  If so, we may have the right position for you!  Our co-op is currently looking for an Assistant Manager for our busy customer focused Produce department. This salaried position helps to oversee the purchasing, merchandising, staffing, and inventory management of our produce department as well as providing excellent internal and external customer service. Experience working in a produce department, farmers market, or similar environment is important. Familiarity with a large variety of fruits and vegetables as well as cooking and preparing options would be helpful. Knowledge of organic and commercial growing practices and organic certification regulations a plus.  Strong communication and organization skills are required, as well as attention to detail, time management, superior customer service skills, and a sense of humor. Schedule will likely include a variety of shifts including a weekend day, early morning and evening shifts.