Valley Natural Foods

Valley's Own Bakehouse Manager

Location
Burnsville, MN (Minneapolis/St. Paul)
Salary
DOE, Submit Expectations
Posted
Apr 23, 2018
Closes
May 23, 2018
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Imagine a job where your business savvy and passion for leadership blends with the opportunity to leverage your entrepreneurship.  A job where you have a relentless focus on quality – quality service, quality product, and quality relationships. A job that is more than a job; it’s a career where you are valued for who you are and what you bring to the table, creating an opportunity to make a difference every day. 

Sound like you? Join our award-winning team as our Valley's Own Bakehouse Manager. Valley's Own is Valley Natural Foods' recently rebranded private label of from-scratch certified gluten-free sweets and savories. Valley's Own operations are located in a 6,000 square foot warehouse in Burnsville, MN and its products are sold in over 250 retailers in the 5-state area. Valley's Own is looking to expand sales and operations and grow across the upper Midwest.

Qualified applicants must have 3+ years people leadership experience, 3+ years progressive experience in wholesale, food manufacturing, and/or gluten free bakehouse, and high level working knowledge of Minnesota Department of Agriculture and United States Department of Agriculture regulations and licensing requirements. Strong preference will be given to candidates that have 5+ years of leadership experience, 5+ years industry experience, A.S. or B.S. in Business, Culinary, or Food Science, previous retail/wholesale purchasing experience, and familiarity with natural foods, grocery, and/or co-ops. This position requires applicants to be flexible to the needs of the business and be available to work varied shifts outside of the core hours Monday-Friday, as necessary. 

Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter detailing their experiential and educational alignment to the position along with compensation expectations.

We pride ourselves on offering a competitive benefits package including: competitive wages, a full benefits package for full time employees which includes: Medical/Dental, Long and Short Term Disability insurance, PTO, Paid Holidays, a gain share program and a 10% employee discount on healthy groceries every day! Positions may close without notice due to applicant volume.  Please see website for a full list of benefits available.

To Learn More About Valley Natural Foods and Apply Online (EEO):

https://share.valleynaturalfoods.com/Careers/careers.aspx

To Learn More About Valley’s Own Gluten Free Bakehouse:
http://downinthevalley.coop/bakehouse/