Employment at Deep Roots Market

General Employment

Deep Roots Market is a successful community-owned business that seeks motivated, energetic and friendly people to join our team. Positions range from fill-in (occasional) hours to part- and full-time positions. Please download and print the application below to apply for a general staff position. You may bring your completed application to the store or mail it to us, or email, below. We keep applications on file for six months.

For consideration, please fill out and submit an application, cover letter, and resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) by October 15, 2014.



Part-time position available: Community Outreach Coordinator

The Community Outreach Coordinator manages marketing programs to increase the visibility of Deep Roots Market in the community. This person will work closely with the General Manager and other staff at a natural foods retail cooperative in Greensboro, NC. Must be able to work flexible hours, including some nights and weekends. Job will range from 15-25 hours weekly; set hours and salary will be based on experience and skills.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Strong promotional and marketing skills
  • Strong organization and planning, web skills, social networking, writing/editing, & communications
  • Supervisory experience
  • Graphic design skills, including InDesign
  • Ability to prioritize tasks in a busy environment
  • Professional appearance & outgoing personality
  • A background in natural foods, grocery stores, or cooperatives
  • Some lifting is required (20-30 lbs.) for event preparation. The coordinator must be able to transport themselves and event materials to and from events.

The Community Outreach Coordinator will

  • Attend events in the community
  • Organize community events in-store
  • Work with store departments to plan promotions, marketing themes, product sampling, and events
  • Supervise store design & web coordinator to coordinate store advertising and social media
  • Coordinate use of the store’s community meeting room

Important Notice

The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. Deep Roots Market reserves the right to revise this job description at any time, and to require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations, or the work environment change.