Perishable & Dairy Buyer
Website People's Food Co-op
People’s Food Co-op is a values driven, community-owned natural foods store, operated by a democratic, consensus-based Collective Management. In addition to fulfilling core job responsibilities, Collective Managers are required to participate in collective management duties, and work regular storekeeping shifts.
The Perishable & Dairy Buyer job is a 35-40 hour per week position that includes Perishable and Dairy Buying, Collective Management and Storekeeping responsibilities. They are primarily responsible for the selecting, pricing, and promoting Perishable & Dairy products; meeting objectives for sales, margin, and inventory turns; maintaining good relations with vendors; fulfilling special orders and assisting customers.
To apply, please visit peoples.coop/employment to download an application, or pick up an application inside the store. Applicants must complete an application to be considered. Completed applications can be emailed to [email protected], or dropped off inside the store.
Applications are due no later than 5 pm on Tuesday, July 26, 2022.
(NOTE: if you are dropping off or mailing your application, you must do so by Sunday, July 24, 2022 because People’s will be closed from July 25-August 2, 2002 for renovations)
Benefits and Compensation
- Human scale and empowered workplace
- Full time hours minimum of 35 hours per week
- $17/hour starting wage for all positions
- 19% discount on purchases at the Co-op
- Medical and dental insurance (including access to naturopathy, chiropractic and acupuncture)
- Generous paid time off
- Annual raises
- Employer matching retirement benefits