National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is a member-owned, purchasing and business services cooperative providing a variety of programs and services for retail food co-ops in 37 states. NCGA helps unify food co-ops in order to optimize operational and marketing resources, strengthen purchasing power, and offer more value to food co-op shoppers everywhere. NCGA provides a fast-paced, dynamic work environment. Proudly, we are a group of passionate, intelligent, and hard-working people looking to help our member co-ops improve the food supply and grow the cooperative economy. NCGA is well-suited for talented individuals looking to make a difference in our world through their work.
National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is accepting applications for the full-time position of Category Management Programs Coordinator. NCGA's Category Management Programs Coordinator enhances the ability of NCGA’s Category Management team to provide members with high value category management and promotions programs. This position supports NCGA’s Category Managers, interacts directly with manufacturers and brokers, and serves as the help desk for NCGA’s vendor web portal, Partner Connection. The preferred candidate will have significant previous experience in managing multiple tasks and deadline, handling multiple stakeholder relationships, and possess a firm understanding of the category management process and retail grocery promotions and pricing. Strong analytical skills; fluency in Outlook, Excel, and Word; demonstrated verbal, written communication, and interpersonal skills; and a service-orientation are required. This position involves some travel and will be located in NCGA’s office in St. Paul, Minnesota.
National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA) is accepting applications for the full-time position of Supplier Programs Manager. NCGA's team of Supplier Programs Managers develop and manage supply and distribution relationships on behalf of NCGA member retailers. This opening is for the Supplier Programs Manager responsible for our relationship with United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI); NCGA’s primary wholesale partner.