Maple City Market seeks to fill position of Marketing Coordinator
February 12, 2019
Maple City Market, in Goshen, Indiana seeks applicants for the position of Marketing Coordinator. To apply, please submit cover letter, resume, and portfolio to email@example.com. Applications are due by no later than March 4, 2019. Click here for a copy of the Marketing Coordinator Job Description
The Marketing Coordinator is a full-time position of approximately 32-40 hour/week (with potential to start part-time and build to full-time). The purpose of the position is to promote the co-op, both in-store, online and in the community, as a healthy, attractive, vibrant community hub. The Marketing Coordinator will present the co-op’s brand, manage the co-op’s membership programs, and communicate the cooperative values to the broader community. The Marketing Coordinator is a management level position that will provide leadership and vision to help achieve organizational goals and grow the co-op’s brand.
Maple City Market is a consumer-owned retail grocery cooperative with a focus on fresh, local, and organic foods. We operate in accordance with the values and principles of co-operation set forth by the International Co-operative Alliance. Our organizational Ends, as adopted by the Board of Directors in 2017, state that Because of MCM, there will be a healthy community nourished and educated by: (1) equitable economic practices; (2) regenerative environmental impacts; and (3) inclusive, socially responsible relationships.
Maple City Market is a member co-op of NCG, a business services cooperative for retail food co-ops located throughout the United States. NCG represents 145 food co-ops operating over 200 stores in 37 states with combined annual sales over $2.1 billion and over 1.3 million consumer-owners. NCG helps unify natural food co-ops in order to optimize operational and marketing resources, strengthen purchasing power, and ultimately offer more value to natural food co-op owners and shoppers everywhere. Learn more about NCG’s services here. Maple City Market closely links its brand with NCG’s Co+op Stronger Together brand.
The City of Goshen is a diverse and growing multi-cultural community with a population of 33,000. In recent years, Goshen has experienced a revitalization, a result of a healthy economy, schools, businesses, parks, and community. Indiana Chamber of Commerce named Goshen Community of the Year in 2017. Goshen is home to Goshen College, one of the top-ranked private liberal arts colleges in the state.
Anchoring the south end of the Goshen’s downtown district, Maple City Market is part of a vibrant community of locally owned businesses. The co-op has achieved double-digit sales growth for the past five quarters, surpassing $2M in annual sales in 2018. Maple City Market is well poised for further growth and to solidify its place as Goshen’s premier community grocer.