Assistant Grocery Manager
Assistant Grocery Manager
Moose Jaw Co-op Food Store

Hours Description: Permanent Full Time

Moose Jaw Co-op invites applications for the position of Assistant Grocery Manager to join our team at our Marketplace Food Store located in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

Responsible for supporting the Grocery Manager in leading the Grocery Department team to demonstrate behaviors and actions that align with and support the Moose Jaw Co-op’s values, mission and vision.  This position is responsible for maintaining productivity, sales, budget, margins, and inventory control alongside the Grocery Manager.  The successful candidate will have high standards in merchandising and customer service, and the ability to organize and help lead a team in achieving organization and department goals.

Reporting to the Grocery Manager, responsibilities for this position include the following:

  1. Assist Grocery Manager in providing superior leadership through coaching, development, performance management, and feedback to team members to ensure that they provide exceptional customer service and advice to our guests.
  2. Organize, direct and co-ordinate the operations of the grocery department while achieving budgeted goals.
  3. Lead a culture of safety through adherence to company standards for Health & Safety, Loss Prevention and Environmental Due Diligence.
  4. Ensure merchandising, product and facility image are at the highest standards.


  • Demonstrates effective team leadership skills and has the ability to work well within a multi generational, highly motivated team 
  • Supervisory and delegation experience
  • Capable of attaining high levels of production with minimal supervision
  • Previous retail grocery experience is required
  • Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Alignment with Moose Jaw Co-op’s values of Excellence, Trustworthy, Community and People First
  • Related experience in the Co-operative Retailing System is an asset

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Moose Jaw Co-op Association Ltd. is a successful and growing multi-million-dollar organization based on the fundamentals of co-operation.  We are located in the south-central region of Saskatchewan, known as the “friendly city”.  Moose Jaw Co-op is seeking a dynamic individual who demonstrates strong leadership and customer service skills with a proven track record in the retail food industry.  The successful candidate for this position will embrace the positive values, possibilities and evolution of this challenging and rewarding career.

Please submit a detailed resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Calli Heinbigner

Moose Jaw Co-operative Association Ltd.

500 1st Ave NW

Moose Jaw SK  S6H 3M5


Fax: 306-692-7032