Whole Body Associate Department Manager

Whole Foods Market Ridgewood, NJ

About the Job

o The position requires at least 2 or more years of supervisory, managerial or leadership experience overseeing 5 or more employees in a nutrition, health or beauty retail environment.
o Strong Whole Body background is required including expert product knowledge of natural/holistic body care and supplements required.
o Knowledge of DSHEA Act preferred (US and Canada locations), knowledge of regulations regarding complementary medicine (UK locations).
o Experience successfully managing inventory, profit margins and labor budgets.
o Excellent communication skills.
o Strong guest service skills.
o Strong demonstrated merchandising skills and product knowledge.
o The ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.

Certified purchaser experience preferred, and in the NE region is required.

At Whole Foods Market, we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all Team Members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, marital status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely based on qualifications for the position to be filled and business needs.