CONNECT YOUR SPIRIT OF COOPERATION WITH OUR JOYFUL SERVICE
Over forty years ago, Sevananda Community-Owned Natural Foods Market began as a small group of dedicated enthusiasts searching for a way to buy whole and organic foods. Today, Sevananda is one of the largest natural foods cooperatives in the southeastern United States.
One of the goals of Sevananda is to provide an enriching work experience to each member of our team. This goal allows us to focus on building a dynamic team structure, and provides us the resources we need to empower the community to improve its health and well-being. The community has high expectations of Sevananda, and we have high expectations of every person who chooses to work here. Sevananda staff members receive competitive wages and benefits including a staff discount.
General Manager Position
Sevananda Natural Foods Cooperative currently has an opening for a General Manager. We are located in the historic and vibrant Little Five Points neighborhood, which is nationally known for its diversity and eclectic atmosphere. Sevananda serves as the leader in health and cooperative education in and around this community. Our market has been in business for 43 years and we pride ourselves with serving over3200 member owners. Sevananda is a 10,000 sq. ft. retail store with a
staff of 55 wonderful employees. The Board of Directors employs the Carver Governance model, which grants a broad use of management discretion when adhering to Board established policies and cooperative objectives.
Sevananda is looking for a General Manager that can lead a reputable food market with annual sales in excess of eight million dollars. We are seeking a Manager who has a desire to be a consensus builder
and one that can work with the Board of Directors to ensure continued
financial success and fiscal accountability to member owners.
The General Manager will be responsible for all aspects of operations. A full job description or job summary will be provided to candidates prior to a phone interview. Please submit cover letter, resume, salary expectations and references to: GMSEARCH@sevananda.coop or P.O. Box 5651, Atlanta, GA 31107 by August 15, 2016
Thanks you for your interest in joining our great cooperative.
Now Hiring! Wellness Clerk
Wellness Clerk will assist with customer inquiries and locating products within the Wellness Department. This is a hands-on position that requires a willingness to learn trends in the Supplement and HABA industry. Person in this position will also be responsible for stocking shelves, dusting, answering the phones and providing product information.
MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE IN SUPPLEMENTS AND HERB RETAIL KNOWLEDGE.
Position Qualifications and Responsibilities:
• Background in natural foods industry is helpful
• Good references including prior supervisors
• Must have sales experience
• Ability to lift 15lbs plus
• Willingness to do provide outstanding customer service
• Knowledge of natural and vegetarian foods a plus
Employment with Sevananda Natural Foods is voluntarily entered into, Georgia law provides that employment for an indefinite duration is at-will, and may be terminated by either party without cause