DIRECTOR OF PRODUCE-ILLINOIS
New Position in Company Due to Company Growth
This Midwest based regional grocer has a long standing reputation for taking care of their customers’ needs and building lasting relationships with support staff. For over 100 years, this employee-owned & family-run company has created a culture of success through hard work, innovation, passion and fun along with a real dedication to supporting local in every facet of the business.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS:
As Produce Director, you will lead 48 stores' fresh produce programs to support company goals of quality and value, leading teams through influence and with passion and purpose, instilling the core values of the company. Store teams are employee owners and the pride in ownership shows up every day.
THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY:
The Produce Director will lead a Produce Merchandiser and indirectly lead produce managers and perishable dept heads. If providing communities with the freshest product available at the best price is what motivates you, this is for you.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
Depending on your experience and skills, your total compensation package will be include very competitive base salary, along with entrance into a world class ESOP opportunity!~
Must have 5+ years multi-store produce leadership and experience with strong knowledge of wholesale distribution programs and understanding of profitability levers in this environment.