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Grocery Team Leader

Coralville, IA

Job Information:

This skills-based position oversees and directs all activities of our service-focused retail Grocery Department. The Team Leader will actively train, schedule, supervise, and evaluate staff to role model exceptional customer focused service while promoting New Pioneer’s brand and product lines.

Working Environment:
The Team Leader works in a retail grocery store and office environment.  This will involve regular and extended periods of time working with a variety of packaged and perishable products and inventory control. In addition to general computer, phone, and office requirements, there will be frequent periods of time in walk in coolers as well as bending, lifting, reaching, and merchandising to create and maintain displays on the retail floor. Extensive direct and interactive communication with vendors, customers, administrative support, and team members on the retail service floor will be a daily occurrence.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 3 years in a retail grocery sales environment as a lead/manager, assistant manager, or senior department staff.
  • Outstanding merchandising skills with a demonstrated ability to meet or exceed New Pioneer product standards (selection and display).
  • Knowledge of organic, natural, and conventional product practices, organic certification and sustainability standards.
  • Supervisory experience— training, evaluating, directing, documenting.
  • Ability to read and understand financial statements in regards to margin and pricing.
  • Communications skills—good listener, clear instructions.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple demands.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments and work as a constructive team member.
  • Ability to stand and for extended periods of time lift and carry 5 - 25 pounds on a regular basis.

This leadership position requires a committed schedule to include opening, closing, weekend, and holiday shifts on a regular basis.

The Grocery Team Leader is a full time position with a benefits package.

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume via mail or email. (Grocery Team Leader in the subject line). Click apply now to get started!

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Team Support, Human Resources, New Pioneer Cooperative, 22 S. Linn Street, Unit 2A, Iowa City, IA 52240

Posted 08/09/18

Job ID: 65282