We are seeking new members for our co-operative’s Board of Directors, both to replace a board member who is moving later this year* and to strengthen our capacities as we move towards opening our doors.
We are looking for positive, hard-working, & committed individuals preferably with some board level experience and a passion for local food and co-operation. Could this be you?
We are specifically interested in candidates with the following skills and experience to build on our current strengths:
- Financial Management
- Human Resources
- Marketing / Communications
- Co-operative experience
- Grocery / Food retail experience
Board positions will range from one to three years, with terms being established at our first AGM in 2014, but we are looking for candidates with a minimum two year availability for the board. If you are interested please send an email by 5pm on July 26, 2013 to firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and a brief introduction explaining why you would like to be a member of your co-op’s Board of Directors. Positions are only open to members of The Mustard Seed Co-operative Grocery Inc. For profiles on our current Board members, see here.
*Carmen Plante will be moving back to Alberta later this summer. We will greatly miss her dedication and hard work for the Board and HR team, her years of co-op experience, and her positive spirit.