Harvest General Manager Search Information Posted 03/19/2017

Harvest Cooperative Markets, a retail grocery cooperative serving the dynamic Boston and Cambridge communities for more than 40 years, is looking for our next leader. Our vision is to build a vibrant co-op community by bringing together good food and good people. Are you excited by this challenge?

We are looking for a General Manager with the skills and passion to develop Harvest’s potential as a cooperative retail grocery. Our new GM will be a strong communicator who values community and collaboration with diverse stakeholders. They have experience using financial and market data, which can be applied to tackle the challenges of the competitive Boston area natural foods market.

Qualified candidates will be experienced leaders of people and organizations with a history of success in long-range planning, financial management, and investing in staff to build a sustainable business. Candidates must understand and value the cooperative principles and business model, including working with a member-owner Governance Board. Enthusiasm for creative problem solving and a do-what-it-takes attitude will be essential for success in this role. Experience with cooperative or natural foods retail markets is a definite plus.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, dental, and 401k match. Harvest is an inclusive organization that values the diversity of life experiences, identities and perspectives of our staff. We are an equal opportunity employer.

If you are ready to submit your application, email a resume and cover letter to GMsearch@harvest.coop. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, with priority consideration to applications received by April 5th. No phone calls, please.

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