Grocery Department Manager

Position Type: Other Staff
Apply By: March 31, 2018
Posted: February 6, 2018 - 9:36 am EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Three Rivers Market
Organization Location: Knoxville
Organization Website: Three Rivers Market
Contact Name: Homer Griffith
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 8655252069

We are seeking a healthy and energetic individual to manage the co-op’s grocery department & help us create and nourish a healthier environment, healthier people, and a healthier community!

Enjoy the rewards of an active job that lets you work out while you work and provides a 20% discount on healthy local, organic, and natural foods, alternative commuting and fitness benefits, and Paid Time Off.

The Grocery Manager reports to the Merchandising & Communications Director, ensuring that products are properly received, rotated, and stocked, delegating work duties and upholding performance standards for a department staff of 5-7 employees.  

This is a full-time, non-exempt, 40 hours per week position. 

Pay is negotiable and dependent upon experience, education, and the capacity and creativity to grow the department, which is responsible for over 50% of the co-op’s sales.

Women, members of ethnic minorities, and/or persons age 40 and over are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • Available to work early mornings and weekends.
  • Good computer, typing, and online research and ordering skills. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Outstanding customer service skills, including experience with diverse cultures and backgrounds.
  • Familiarity with local, natural, and organic foods.
  • Experience with ordering and receiving.
  • Experience developing and maintaining policies, standard operating procedures, and systems.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple demands, work under time pressures, and meet deadlines.

See attachments below for the job description and job application or find them, along with benefits of employment, on our website:

Ready to apply?  Submit a completed Three Rivers Market Job Application, résumé to:

Three Rivers Market
Attn: Homer Griffith
1100 N Central St.
Knoxville, TN 37917


[email protected]