HEAD OFFICE CAREERS – CURRENT JOB OPENINGS - Goodness Me!

HEAD OFFICE CAREERS – CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

Purchasing Coordinator - Supplements, Personal Care, Healthy Lifestyles, and Books

Are you a recent graduate looking to join a growing company? Are you interested in the retail natural health industry? Goodness Me! (GM) has a great opportunity to get your foot in the door as a Purchasing Coordinator – Supplements, Personal Care, Healthy Lifestyles, and Books. The Purchasing Coordinator will serve as a key technical and administrative support to the Product Category Manager (PCM). The Purchasing Coordinator will assist in the purchase of goods at the most favourable price and terms for the company, while simultaneously building and maintaining strategic relationships with suppliers. Coordinating with Distribution Centre Managers and Store Managers, the Purchasing Coordinator will strive to maintain the desired level of customer service and inventory at all times. 

The successful candidate will have the ability to quickly calculate discounts, margins, percentages, and volumes. Strong writing skills are required for creating reports, correspondence, agreements, requests, and other documentation. An individual who is able to demonstrate a true understanding and genuine concern for the needs of the GM customer will thrive in this role. This is a full-time 10 month contract position to cover a maternity leave, based out of our Brantford office. 

Job Summary: The Purchasing Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Product Category Manager in category sourcing and supply chain management. This includes gathering and prioritizing customer requirements, analyzing competitor information, assisting with the category and sourcing management, supplier negotiations, demand planning, promotions, pricing, order management, inventory management and returns/credits. The Purchasing Coordinator will support the PCM in working with suppliers, marketing, store operations, information technology, finance, and human resources to ensure revenue, cost of product, margin, inventory and customer satisfaction metrics are met and maintained. 

Qualifications:

At Goodness Me!, we are committed to engaging each customer, understanding their needs, and offering quality products and education aligned to help customers live healthy lives. We offer competitive wages, ongoing training and education, employee discounts, opportunities for advancement, and a culture of promoting healthy eating and living. Do you think you would make a great addition to our dedicated team? If so, please submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to jobs@goodnessme.ca no later than Monday, February 13, 2017. Submissions received without a cover letter will not be considered. 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Goodness Me! is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace.  We do not discriminate in making employment decisions based upon race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any prohibited grounds.  In keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.  If contacted for an employment opportunity, applicants must make any accommodation needs known in advance.

Business Systems Analyst

Goodness Me! requires a motivated, career-minded Business Systems Analyst (BSA) to join our growing team.  The BSA will serve as a key support to the IT Manager and the IT team, and will work closely with our Supply Chain, Accounting, and Store Operations Departments.  We are looking for an individual who has a strong technical background.  

The ideal candidate is a self-starter with an ability to learn new software quickly as well as a business analysis skill set to understand a business problem and break it down into resolvable pieces. An ability to elicit requirements, design a solution by working with the IT team as well as configuring and testing the solution to ensure quality. The candidate should also have great organization and time management skills. The incumbent will have highly developed interpersonal skills, including a well-defined sense of tact and diplomacy.  A friendly and authentic individual who is able to demonstrate a true understanding and genuine concern for the GM brand and the needs of the business will thrive in this role.  This is a full-time position based out of our Burlington office. 

Requirements:

Qualifications & Technical Skills:

At Goodness Me! we are committed to engaging each customer, understanding his/her needs, and offering quality products and education aligned to help customers live healthy lives. We offer competitive wages, ongoing training and education, employee discounts, opportunities for advancement, and a culture promoting health, well-being, and integrity. Do you think you would make a great addition to our dedicated team? If so, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@goodnessme.ca, no later than Friday, February 3, 2017.  Submissions received without a cover letter will not be considered. 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Goodness Me! is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace.  We do not discriminate in making employment decisions based upon race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any prohibited grounds.  In keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.  If contacted for an employment opportunity, applicants must make any accommodation needs known in advance.

E-Commerce Merchandiser - Contract

Goodness Me! requires a motivated and talented E-commerce Merchandiser (EM). The EM will serve as an industry and category management expert who will be responsible for helping to manage and grow GM’s online store using initiatives designed to optimize merchandising, product mix, available information. The EM will help lead efforts to achieve sales and category growth targets relative to the competitive market. The position will include writing blog content and will entail a high level of collaboration internally across various cross-functional teams including product management, marketing and IT. The successful candidate will be passionate about the industry, while able to multitask with a strong emphasis on creative writing. An individual who is able to demonstrate a true understanding and genuine concern for meeting the needs of the GM online customer will thrive in this role. This is a temporary, full-time, one (1) year contract, which will be based out of our Hamilton office.

Job Summary: The E-commerce Merchandiser (EM) will help build, and maintain GM’s online store. The EM will work closely with team members to deliver an outstanding online store experience for our customers on a consistent basis by ensuring the continuous effective functioning and merchandising of the site. Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Qualifications:

 At Goodness Me!, we are committed to engaging each customer, understanding their needs, and offering quality products and education aligned to help customers live healthy lives. We offer competitive wages, ongoing training and education, employee discounts, opportunities for advancement, and a culture promoting health, well-being, and integrity. Do you think you would make a great addition to our dedicated team? If so, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@goodnessme.ca.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Goodness Me! is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace.  We do not discriminate in making employment decisions based upon race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any prohibited grounds.  In keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.  If contacted for an employment opportunity, applicants must make any accommodation needs known in advance.