General manager

Chatham Marketplace, Inc.
Organization location: 
Pittsboro, North Carolina
Apply by: 
Fri, 10/31/2014

Chatham Marketplace, a cooperative grocery store in beautiful Pittsboro, North Carolina is searching for a General Manager to lead our eight years old, $2.5M+ annual sales store to new heights. Our area is preparing for rapid growth as new development moves in. We are looking for a GM who is ready for the challenge of selling to this swelling and diverse population.

The GM is empowered and accountable for all aspects of store operations. The Board of Directors is enthusiastic and ready to support the GM to make our co-op thrive.  We use Policy Governance, are fully engaged with the CDS Consulting Co-op CBLD program, and we are an NCGA member.

Pittsboro is a great place to live. We are only a couple hours from the mountains and the beach and our proximity to Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill and their universities ensure plenty of cultural and educational opportunities. Chatham County is home to several nonprofit groups that focus on aspects of agricultural and environmental sustainability; a community college that offers degree programs in sustainable farming, sustainability technologies and culinary arts; a lively music scene; and a lake and rivers for swimming, canoeing and hiking.

If you are an experienced retail grocery manager, or an assistant manger or team leader ready to step up to the challenges of a GM position we’d love to hear from you.  Strong financial and management skills are needed. Please provide a resume, cover letter and references.

Salary and benefits are industry competitive. Come and put down roots in our great community, help us continue our success in fulfilling our ENDS by supporting the local economy and being a community hub.  Be a part of a growing North Carolina cooperative community.

For more detailed job information see our website

To apply, submit resume, cover letter, references at:

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Board of Directors