General Manager

Position Type: General Manager
Apply By: May 31, 2019
Posted: April 1, 2019 - 2:35 pm EDT
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Los Alamos Cooperative Market
Organization Location: los alamos
Organization Website: Los Alamos Cooperative Market
Contact Name: Steve Snapp
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 505-695-1579

Los Alamos (N.M.) Cooperative Market, a dynamic, member-owned startup, is seeking a General Manager.

Los Alamos Co+op Market is seeking a General Manager. We are a dynamic
eight-year-old startup, funded entirely through member-owner loans,
with 1,600 active member-owners and 2018 sales just under $3.92 million with a current run rate of $4 million.

As General Manager you will be responsible for the success and continued
growth of our store. You have a background in retail food store management,
with experience preparing and meeting operational budgets; creating and
growing a strong management team; and engaging with the public and media.
You have a strong work ethic and the courage to make effective decisions.
You listen effectively and your leadership skills help you motivate your
team toward cooperative goals, to give and absorb constructive feedback,
and to seize good opportunities when they arise. You will be reporting to
a 9-person Policy Governance board of directors.

Preference will be given to candidates with cooperative management
experience, a history in the natural foods industry, proven ability
to engage local partners, computer office suite skills, previous
bottom-line accountability for a $4 million business, and/or experience
working with a board of directors.

Nestled at the foot of the Jemez Mountains in Northern New Mexico,
with stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo range, Los Alamos is
one of the healthiest counties in the US and we aim to make it even
better. It consistently places in the national top-ten cities to live,
raise a family, visit, ski, hike, and more.

Submit your résumé with a cover letter describing your suitability and detailing your salary requirements to [email protected].
Submissions will be accepted until the position is filled. Los Alamos Co+op Market offers a competitive salary and benefits package.  

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