Produce Manager

Position Type: Management Team
Apply By: April 22, 2019
Posted: March 19, 2019 - 2:42 pm EDT
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Seward Community Co-op
Organization Location: Minneapolis, MN
Organization Website: Seward Community Co-op
Contact Name: LaNaya Stallings
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone:

For consideration, please submit an application along with a resume and cover letter here:

Purpose: Lead department staff to provide excellent customer service, a welcoming inclusive store and strong financial results.  Work cooperatively with other stakeholders to support the Seward Co-op Ends and Strategic Initiatives.  Participate in Franklin Store Team and Produce Merchandising team.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Adhere to the Seward Co-op Code of Ethics
  • Support the Seward Co-op Scorecard through initiatives and as requested
  • Follow all co-op contracts, policies and procedures
  • Participate as a member of the Store and Merchandising Teams, and ad hoc committees as requested
  • Cooperate with other departments to further the overall good of the store
  • Attend appropriate national conferences or industry events as appropriate
  • Contribute written articles to the Scoop and Sprout! publications as required
  • Submit Monthly Manager Report to Store Manager
  • Other tasks as assigned by Store Manager




  • Supervisory experience, including hiring, training and evaluations
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Minimum of three years' experience in leadership.
  • Proven effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Demonstrated ability to work with customers and co-workers from various cultural backgrounds
  • Demonstrated success in financial management of product and labor
  • Willingness to work with others in a team atmosphere
  • English proficiency