Rising Tide Community Market hiring General Manager

Damariscotta, Maine

Rising Tide Community Market in Damariscotta seeks a General Manager

Rising Tide seeks a General Manager to oversee all aspects of day-to-day co-op operations and carry out policies set by its elected Board.

Rising Tide is a cooperatively-owned grocery store that has provided quality natural foods and other products to the Lincoln County community of Maine since 1978.  Rising Tide underwent a major expansion and store purchase five years ago.  The store is located in the picturesque town of Damariscotta, Maine.  Rising Tide currently has over 3,000 member-owners, 45 employees, and nearly $5 million in annual sales.

The General Manager is responsible for the management of all operations and reports to the Board under policy governance.  The ideal candidate will have proven leadership skills, extensive supervisory and financial management experience, demonstrated employee and customer satisfaction focus, knowledge of the natural food industry, excellent communication skills, experience building teams, an understanding of and commitment to cooperative principles, and experience working with governing boards.

For complete job description and method of application visit www.risingtide.coop.