Mandela Foods Cooperative grocery store is a catalyst for change that seeks to transform a neglected neighborhood into a dynamic, healthy and prosperous community for the benefit of residents, employees, commuters and local farmers. Currently operating a 2,200 sq. ft. grocery store and nutrition education center at Mandela Gateway, the cooperative seeks a General Manager to work with our team to take Mandela Foods to new heights. The right candidate will thrive on challenge and seek to grow with the organization as it expands.
The General Manager will be accountable for all aspects of store operations to increase and expand its net operations using cooperative business practices. GM responsibilities include retail hiring, training, coordinating marketing events and outreach for the store; merchandising, operations, staff development and management, customer service, store maintenance, safety, systems, profit & loss, inventory.
- Mandela Foods Cooperative
- Mandela Foods Cooperative and the West Oakland Youth Standing Empowered Program
- Media from the 2009 Grassroots Economy Festival