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Choices Markets
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Wellness Operations Manager

Operations and Logistics
Full Time
Delta, BC     

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Choices Markets is a local, family owned grocer that’s been providing natural, organic and specialty products for communities across BC since 1990. We have eleven stores in Metro Vancouver, The Fraser Valley and Okanagan. Our customers enjoy an extensive selection of organic, natural and local food items. We're committed to upholding our vision while providing exceptional customer service in a friendly and welcoming environment. As proud locals, we are 100% Canadian owned and operated and fully committed to our local communities.

Choices Markets is currently looking to fill the position of Wellness Operations Manager!  This positions duties include sourcing and procuring product to satisfy customer needs; analyzing performance of existing vendors and products; managing and negotiating cost and pricing to ensure the most competitive prices are secured; investigating potential promotional items, vendors and new items; monitoring sales and margins; attending trade shows and negotiating seasonal and show buys; and working closely with senior management and department managers to ensure the smooth operation of each Wellness department.  Travel, a flexible schedule and a vehicle are required for the position.


  • Holistic Nutrition certification
  • Post-secondary education in business or health sciences underway or completed
  • Previous management experience with a demonstrated ability to lead a team
  • Minimum 2 years experience in product negotiation and procurement
  • Experience with strategic and financial planning
  • Understanding of store operations and merchandising methodologies and practices
  • Knowledge of federal legislation with regard to product standards and regulations
  • Proficient in mathematical computation and calculation usage
  • Ability to anticipate and solve problems
  • Proficient with all Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Effective organizational, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Experience presenting to large groups of people and conducting meetings
  • Ability to create and maintain vendor relationships
  • Ability to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency and a strong focus on internal and external customers
  • Ability to inspire, coach and mentor others
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel on short notice.

The Perks:

  • Choices headquarters is and always will be in metro Vancouver.
  • We only sell the best. You can actually be proud of the products you carry.
  • Develop relationships with the community.
  • Opportunities to attend industry events.
  • Including health and dental.
  • Weekly pay, a company discount, staff meal plan and flexible hours.

Posted: January 14, 2017
Closes:March 15, 2017
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About Choices Markets

Choices Markets is a local, family owned grocer that’s been providing natural, organic and specialty products for communities across BC since 1990. We have ten stores and a gluten free bakery in Me...