Sustainability Manager

Position Type: Management Team
Apply By: December 7, 2018
Posted: November 23, 2018 - 12:56 pm EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: Outpost Natural Foods
Organization Location: Milwaukee, WI
Organization Website: Outpost Natural Foods
Contact Name: Randy McCarthy
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: (414)918-0407

Sustainability Manager

Central Offices

(At-Will, non-union)

 

Climate change got you down? Tired of people harshing your planet? Looking for a way to have real and lasting positive impact as a leader in the community with a progressive-minded sustainable company? Outpost Natural Foods Co-op is the place for you. The role of Sustainability Manager is to be that champion for Outpost, its employees, its owners, its public shoppers and its business operations. They will do this through steady leadership, sound management practices, community outreach and advocacy, and effective communication. The right candidate will have a strong background in understanding sustainability models, practices and trends, both nationally, regionally and locally. Knowledge of the retail food industry, sustainable agriculture methods, and trends in local, natural and organic food is a plus. Above all, the right candidate will be comfortable in various roles, working with teams, guiding and directing activities within management, reporting and analyzing statistics, building business plans and implementing organization wide practices. It’s a variety of tasks that will best suit someone ready to handle multiple objectives in a fun, fast-paced and innovative business and retail environment. Because, hey, you might as well love what you do all day long!

 

Outpost Sustainability Vision: Outpost Natural Foods operates our cooperative efficiently and effectively, addressing our present needs while being respectful of the natural resources required for future generations. Our employees, owners and conscientious shoppers are responsible for the environmental and social impacts of their actions. Outpost embraces the challenge to move our operations and actions toward sustainable models through leadership, addressing climate impact, setting a positive example and building a strong triple bottom line.

 

This is a full-time, At-Will, position that offers a generous benefits package including; paid vacation days, paid personal days, paid holidays, health, dental, life insurance packages, 401k, profit-sharing opportunities, and many other perquisites.

 

If interested in being considered for this position, please submit a letter of interest and resume to Randy in human relations ([email protected]), or apply @ www.outpost.coop/careers by:

December 7, 2018

Outpost Natural Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted by the human relations department: 11/23/18

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