Provender News

Brand Manager Job Opening – Coconut Bliss (Eugene, OR)

August 16th 2021

Coconut Bliss is seeking a full time Brand Manager. This position reports to the VP of Marketing and is responsible for assisting the VP with all facets of managing the brand. Key areas of responsibilities include leading the day-to-day relationship with agency partners, developing the shopper marketing plan and budget as well as ensuring execution via collaboration with sales teams, and managing the ecommerce and DTC aspects of the business. This role will mentor marketing teammates.    

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Lead Customer Service Job Opening – Moon Valley Organics (Deming, WA)

August 11th 2021

Moon Valley Organics is a great place to work in customer service. We are unique in that our manufacturing facility is located on our farm and apiary where the working atmosphere is casual, but we expect someone who is professional, organized, mature, timely and friendly. We have a great time; this is a fun and exciting place to work!  

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Seattle Direct Store Delivery Representative/ Warehouse Operations/Team Support Job Opening -Equal Exchange West

August 6th 2021

Equal Exchange is a fair trade organization and coffee roaster headquartered in West Bridgewater, MA. Founded in 1986, our mission is to create more fair trade relationships between farmers and consumers. We bypass the conventional marketing system by cutting out middlemen and buying directly from farmer cooperatives. Due to the complex level of training involved with a worker-owner co-operative, Equal Exchange does ask for a two-year commitment to employment. This position will work out of the Seattle, WA, area with [Read More]

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Fair World Project Urges Action to Support PRO Act

August 4th 2021

by Anna Canning – Campaigns Manager, Fair World Project Dignified work, fair pay, safe workplaces: those are some of the things we value. No matter where in the world you live, we hold that people should be able to earn a living without needlessly risking their lives or their health. Those are just some of the basics. But unfortunately, those basics are under attack. Here in the U.S., it’s been a while since our labor laws, the basic frameworks that [Read More]

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Store Manager Job Opening – Bozeman Community Food Co-op (Bozeman, MT)

July 27th 2021

As Co-op Downtown Store Manager, come collaborate with the Retail Operations and Food Service Directors to continually evolve the vision for our vibrant downtown market, through product offerings, merchandising, and service. Direct and manage operations and department managers at Co-op Downtown (CDT) to meet objectives for sales, margins, labor, and customer service. Salaried position starting at $60,000 DOE. Check out our full job description here (you can also download the 4-page PDF):    

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Grocery Manager Job Opening – The Food Co-op (Port Townsend, WA)

July 12th 2021

Grocery Manager, Grocery Team 40 hours per week; Full availability required: including early morning/late evenings/weekends/holidays Full-Time; Non-Exempt; Level 6; $21.89 – 24.73 DOE/Q The Food Co-op is seeking a Grocery Manager to join our bunch! We’re looking for reliable, flexible team-members, and we encourage you to apply! Grocery Manager: The Grocery Manager is responsible for achieving positive operating results following Co-op policies and purchasing guidelines, while ensuring the highest level of customer service to the internal and external customers [Read More]

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Category Manager Job Opening – Green Zebra Grocery (Portland, OR)

July 7th 2021

Reports to: CEO Status: Salaried/Exempt Schedule: Varies (Typically M-F, however some weekends will be required) Wage: DOE The Grocery Category Manager develops and nurtures vendor relationships from small, local artisans to distributors. Guides strategic growth through category management, merchandising, margin and sales initiatives. Engages with customers and community on consistent basis to gain insight on market trends and desires and updates buying plan accordingly. Builds community engagement through internally and externally. Recruits, hires, trains and develops staff by modeling active [Read More]

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Melissa Minton: The Passing of a Provender Powerhouse and Beloved Friend

July 6th 2021

Provender lost a dear friend and long-time member last week. Melissa Minton, who we all knew as Mel, died on June 29th from metastasized breast cancer. Mel was a quiet powerhouse in the natural foods world. She was the General Manager of Community Market, a worker-run, not-for-profit natural food store, for over 25 years. With her servant leadership style and financial know-how, the Market grew to two stores that serve and support the community in Sonoma County, CA. Mel got [Read More]

Content Write Pool Opening – Columinate (remote position)

June 30th 2021

Columinate seeks proposals to join our content writer pool to support our marketing team in Columinate’s written publications and promotional materials, ensuring the Columinate brand image is cultivated and maintained and supports the objectives of the business and mission.

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Multiple Job Opening – LifeSource Natural Foods (Salem, OR)

June 23rd 2021

Come join our LifeSource Team! We are currently hiring for multiple positions. If you have an upbeat personality, love natural foods, and are excited to work for a company whose mission is “leading the way to great health for people, community and earth,” then LifeSource could be the place for you! LifeSource can be a cool, fun, and enriching place to work! We believe that practicing true sustainability extends beyond the food we eat and the products we purchase. We [Read More]

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Administrative Assistant Job Opening (P/T) – Fair World Project, Portland, OR

June 15th 2021

Position Title: Administrative Assistant Status: Part-time – 10-15 hours per week. This position will start with 10 hours per week but may go up to 15 hours per week depending on the week. Reports To: Executive Director About us Fair World Project (FWP) was launched in 2010 to promote, watchdog and advance the fair trade market and movement. Our work focuses on citizen engagement, political advocacy and monitoring the fair trade marketplace. Our initiatives focus on educating consumers regarding fair [Read More]

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Order Fulfillment & Delivery Job Opening – Cafe Mam Organic Coffee, Eugene, OR

June 15th 2021

Order Fulfillment & Delivery Position We are a small, family-owned, organic, and fair trade coffee company and are excited to be adding to our team! We have an immediate, entry-level opening in our order fulfillment & delivery departments. We are looking for someone who is interested in long-term employment, with a desire to work for a mission-driven company. Please note, this is one position split between two departments. Responsibilities include: – Packaging products to [Read More]

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Accounting Manager Job Opening – The Food Co-op (Port Townsend, WA)

June 15th 2021

Accounting Manager, Finance Department Salaried – 40 hours per week; Full availability required: including early morning/late evenings/weekends/holidays Full-Time Salaried; Exempt; Level 8; $55,315 – $82,973 annually, DOE/Q The Food Co-op is seeking an Accounting Manager to join our bunch! We’re looking for reliable, flexible team-members, and we encourage you to apply! (Accounting not your thing, but you’d love to work at the Co-op? Check out all open positions here.) Accounting Manager: As a member of the Leadership Team, this [Read More]

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Multiple Job Opening – Ashland Food Co-op (Ashland, OR)

June 11th 2021

We offer a fun, professional workplace with opportunities for growth and advancement in an environment of respect, integrity, and cooperation. An employer that is proud to be part of a global movement to place people, principles, and the planet before profit. And one that understands that competitive compensation and quality benefits are a vital part of promoting financial well-being and good health. Open positions include Front End (Cashiers), Grocery, Meat & Seafood, Prepared Foods (Deli & Bakery), and Produce.

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