Front End Manager

Whole Foods Cooperative
Organization location: 
Erie, Pennsylvania
Apply by: 
Mon, 06/16/2014

Whole Foods Cooperative is looking for an experienced Front End Manager.

STATUS: Full time, 40 hours a week, some evenings and weekends. 



  • Two years of experience in a management role in a retail environment or equivalent degree/experience
  • Understanding of basic accounting and experience working with financial information
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the capacity to lead, manage, and motivate staff
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner with vendors, customers, staff, and public as well as working with confidential information
  • Capable of handling difficult situations with tact and diplomacy
  • Strong organizational and decision making skills
  • Ability to multitask efficiently
  • Basic computer skills, especially in Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel
  • Ability to balance the needs of staff to the needs of the organization
  • Familiarity with organic and natural products beneficial


  • Manages front end staff including hiring, training, performance reviews, corrective counseling/disciplinary action, scheduling, and other personnel related tasks.
  • Delivers exemplary customer service by ensuring prompt, friendly, courteous service from self and front end staff and maintains an inviting environment by greeting customers and visitors
  • Operates POS system including trouble shooting and correcting register and pricing issues.
  • Responsible for cashier money handling, security protocols, and other financial responsibilities
  • Ensures that all registers, scales, and other equipment are in good working order, recommends equipment upgrades when appropriate.
  • Maintains register areas and customer service are cleaned and organized and supplies are ordered and stocked

Interested applicants please submit a Whole Foods Co-op job application and/or resume to Ann Rosenthal or Care Kerlin at Whole Foods Cooperative, 1341 W 26th Street Erie, PA 16508 or email your resume to

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Whole Foods Cooperative is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity.

Contact name: 
Ann Rosenthal
File attachments: