Whole Foods Co-op
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General Manager Search

Whole Foods Co-op is Hiring a General Manager

Whole Foods Co-op is seeking an experienced, creative, and accomplished leader to be our next General Manager.

Whole Foods Co-op (WFC) was founded in 1970 and seeks to achieve our ENDS: “In Duluth, there is a thriving consumer-owned cooperative that supports, invests and partners to create a healthy community including, but not limited to, a healthy regional food system.” We have two retail stores with projected annual sales of $21M, 9000 owners, and 155 employees. WFC is a healthy, supportive workplace that offers competitive wages, employee discounts, training and development opportunities, and great benefits.

Located on the shores of Lake Superior, Duluth has received accolades from Outside Magazine and it has a vibrant arts community. The Duluth-Superior area has a strong local food and sustainability movement, as well as an accessible cost-of-living.

Our new GM will have a strong background in grocery retail management, sound financial management skills, visionary leadership, and a comprehensive knowledge of the natural foods industry. Successful candidates will demonstrate ability to resolve conflict, promote positivity, and communicate organizational vision to employees, owners, and community partners. The GM reports to a seven-member Board of Directors that operates under policy governance and is elected by the co-op ownership.

Interested candidates may view the complete job description with essential duties and responsibilities and preferred and required qualifications for the position. Whole Foods Co-op is offering a competitive salary and benefit package.

Qualified applicants please submit a complete Whole Foods Co-op application, resume, and cover letter. Submit application packets via e-mail to gmsearch@wholefoods.coop.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Whole Foods Co•op


Hillside Store

610 E 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55805

Denfeld Store

4426 Grand Avenue
Duluth, MN 55807