Vitamin Manager - Natures Fare

Vitamin Manager

Vitamin Manager

WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT HAVE:

  • Passion for organic food and natural medicine and love the retail and grocery industry
  • Open availability including evenings and weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Dependable team spirit
  • Outstanding interpersonal ability and customer service skills
  • Strong work ethic with a positive, team minded attitude
  • Remarkable energy and the ability to multi task
  • Ability and desire to lead by example and create a positive, supportive working environment for your team
  • A great attitude and love working in a fast-paced environment

Your entrepreneurial heart and quality-driven leadership style thrives in a growing company forged by strong values and a desire to do the right thing: by its products, its people and for our planet. We would love to hear from management applicants who walk the walk with a healthy, active lifestyle and a deep sense of purpose to contribute to our employees’ and customers’ health and wellbeing. In other words, people who want more than a job. If you have a passion for organic and natural products, and the ability to engage and inspire the hearts and minds of your team, let’s talk!

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in managing people
  • Minimum 2 years industry experience
  • Strong knowledge of vitamins and supplements
  • Passion for alternative medicine
  • Education in related field is an asset

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set an example for all other department staff members by showing exemplary customer service, strong work ethic, and dedication to the industry
  • Maintain department cleanliness at all times, ensuring that shelves are clean, well-stocked, and faced
  • Ensure optimal levels of inventory
  • Collaborate with suppliers, Nature’s Fare Head Office and other stores in the planning and organizing of events
  • Monitor department sales, create engaging and effective displays
  • Work in collaboration with the store’s manager and assistant manager to monitor department staffing requirements, including the creation of department schedules, Requests for Time Off, etc.
  • Make certain that all department staff are trained using Nature’s Fare Markets training material and according to the schedule
  • Effectively demonstrate leadership skills in the forms of delegating and coaching
  • Uphold excellent communication skills and encourage open communication between all department members

BENEFITS:

  • Great work/life balance including a balanced schedule with 2 consecutive days off in a row
  • Comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, extended health and health spending account
  • Competitive wage and bonus program
  • Sweet store discount

Put your passion into work that matters with a growing, BC-based company, committed to be a better company for our customers, our employees, and the planet. We’ll surround you with a great team and a supportive learning environment where you can grow and thrive. Apply today!