Equity and Community Engagement Manager

Position Type: Management Team
Apply By: August 4, 2019
Posted: July 1, 2019 - 8:39 am EDT
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Seward Community Co-op
Organization Location: Minneapolis, MN
Organization Website: Seward Community Co-op
Contact Name: HR Department
Contact Email: [email protected]
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Seward Co-op is a member-owned natural foods cooperative grocery store that has been located in South Minneapolis since 1972.  We take pride in our ends and our impact in the communities we serve.  If you are interested in working for a dynamic and diverse organization that really makes a difference in people's lives, Seward is the place.  Seward has three locations that include two retail grocery stores, a production kitchen and a cafe.  We have a commitment to inclusivity, and our locations reflect the communities we serve. 

At Seward Co-op, we believe in cooperative teamwork, excellent training opportunities, great benefits and providing a safe, caring and respectful workplace.  If you want to work with healthy food, healthy communities, local farmers and great co-workers, this is the place. 

Cooperative Ends:

Seward Co-op will sustain a healthy community that has;

  • Equitable economic relationships
  • Positive environmental impacts; and
  • Inclusive, socially responsible practices

We are looking for a dynamic individual to take the reins of our Equity and Community Engagement Team.  If you have management experience in a diverse workplace, experience working in diverse communities, excellent communication and organizational skills, and a willingness to engage community members and employees to further Seward Co-op's equity goals and initiatives, this is the position for you. 

Full job description available upon request.