Grocery Buyer

Position Type: Other Staff
Apply By: January 23, 2021
Posted: January 5, 2021 - 4:55 pm EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Belfast Co-op
Organization Location: Belfast, Maine
Organization Website: Belfast Co-op
Contact Name: Annie Bussiere
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone:

Belfast Co-op is seeking a Grocery Buyer to join our Purchasing Team. We are a thriving Co-op located in Midcoast Maine. Online applications are available on our website.

The Grocery Buyer position plays a key role in shaping the Belfast Co-op experience.  The Grocery Buyer is responsible for maintaining a high quality mix of natural, organic, and conventional products that meet community needs by researching, purchasing, and stocking grocery orders. This role requires organization, creativity, and the ability to meet tight deadlines.  An ideal candidate has natural foods and/or grocery industry experience and loves food.

This position works directly with the public and is expected to comply with current state and federal protocols including face coverings.

Belfast Co-op Worker Benefits include:

  • Sponsored Co-op Ownership/ Equity Share
  • Generous Worker Discount
  • In-Store Charge Account
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Earned Vacation Time
  • Retirement Account with Employer Matching
  • Education Credits
  • Professional Development & Continual Training Opportunities

Full time workers (30 hours or more) are also eligible for:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance

For complete list of qualifications and requirements see full job description attached.