Spiral Natural Foods Co-op hiring General Manager

Hastings, Minnesota

General Manager Position Available

Spiral Natural Foods Co-op is seeking a General Manager to lead our established and growing natural foods cooperative.   We are located in Hastings, MN just outside the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, on the beautiful and scenic Mississippi River.  Our store currently has 3000 sq ft of space, over 1000 owners, 10 dedicated employees, and a committed Board of Directors.

The General Manager will be responsible for the overall operation of the store, and will work with a seven person Board of Directors to maintain the co-op’s investment in policy governance.  We are looking for skills and experience in grocery retail, leadership, communication, staff and financial management, and customer service.  Our ideal candidate also has knowledge of and a strong commitment to natural, organic, and locally-sourced food systems, and possesses personal and professional values that align with cooperative principles.

Visit our website at www.spiralnaturalfoods.coop for a full job description.  To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and salary expectation to spiralfoodsboard@yahoo.com.  Priority consideration will be given to applications received by May 15, 2015; however, applications will be considered until the position is filled.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Direct any questions to spiralfoodsboard@yahoo.com.