Mountain View Market is seeking a General Manager. MVM Co-op has been serving Las Cruces and southern New Mexico for over 40 years.
The General Manager is responsible for the success and continuing growth of the grocery. Qualified candidates will have a background in retail food store management, preparing and meeting operational budgets, creating and growing a strong management team, and engaging with the public and media.
The GM must have a strong work ethic and the courage to make effective decisions. S/he must listen effectively, give and accept constructive feedback, and demonstrate strong leadership in a cooperative team.
The GM reports to a nine-person Policy Governance board of directors and, at their direction, works closely with National Co+op Grocers' development advisors to implement their recommendations.
Preference will be given to candidates with cooperative management experience, a history in the natural foods industry, proven ability to engage local partners, computer office suite skills, previous bottom-line accountability for a $3+ million business, and experience working with a board of directors.
For more information, including the full job description, please visit the job listing page.
“Nestled in the fertile Mesilla Valley between the majestic Organ Mountains and the meandering Rio Grande, Las Cruces, New Mexico is quickly becoming a popular southwestern destination. Our ideal location at the crossroads of Interstate 10 and 25 brings visitors into contact with spectacular year-round golf, unique special events, world-class Mexican food, historic attractions and three national monuments – Organ Mountain Desert Peaks, Prehistoric Trackways, and White Sands National Monument – located less than an hour from Las Cruces! The city is a blend of unique attractions, culture, historical sites and superb year-round weather with 320 days of sunshine per year!” (from Las Cruces Convention and Visitors Bureau)