Why work for Santos Organics?

Here at Santos Organics we believe in the oneness and cycle of life. We’ve been around since 1978 and believe in treading lightly and treating people and planet with kindness and respect. We’re a not-for-profit social enterprise; we source the best organic food and natural lifestyle products, and every single one goes through our Santos Organics Care-Check, so our customers can rest assured that if they shop with us, they’re shopping consciously.

Operating as a not-for-profit means our profits get injected into community or environmental organisations rather than going into pockets. We donate to organisations who share our vision for a cleaner, healthier and more connected future.

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way for how consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Positions Vacant

Store Manager (Byron Arts & Industrial Estate Location)

We are looking for a motivated and committed store manager to lead our retail team at our Arts & Industrial store in Byron Bay. The role is full time 5 days days per week.

Our ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about our mission to be the guiding light of conscious change for good food, harmonious living and environmental action. You will also enjoy providing distinctive customer service, sharing your product knowledge, leading a team and achieving the store’s targets.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Building friendly and professional relationships with your team to make a difference to the workplace environment and our customers’ experience
  • Making thoughtful and strategic decisions across all aspects of the store that reflect our mission, vision, values and ethics

  • Supporting the use of performance management strategies to influence others and initiate change

  • Fostering teamwork within your store team so as to ensure effective systems, efficient processes and positive team morale

  • Ensuring that all products made and/or sold are of the highest quality and freshness

  • Ensuring that all systems and procedures for stock control are implemented and monitored

  • Arranging and maintaining merchandise on display, ensuring labelling is clear and correct

  • Following at all times WH&S and Food Safety standards and legislation

  • Rostering management

  • Organising and maintaining the cleanliness of the store and/or department

  • Implementing and monitoring all systems and procedures to reduce security issues, primarily in-store theft

  • Conducting stocktakes while ensuring inventory controls are managed, including loss prevention

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • A minimum of five years experience leading a retail store (or other relevant business) of 5 million or more in sales turn over
  • Confident and competent with business acumen
  • Experience in: IDeal POS (or other POS systems), Microsoft Office, Google Drive and Trello
  • Confident in completing strategic rosters to ebb and flow with sales to achieve labour targets
  • Great with customer service, strong in sales, passionate about training their team and performance management
  • Experience in stock ordering and receiving, controlling stock levels, stock loss, and merchandising

*Please note in this role you will be on your feet for extended periods of time, must be able to lift weight above 15kgs and climb ladders regularly.

Reporting: You will be reporting to the General Manager

Remuneration: $55,000-$65,000 per annum

Why work for Santos Organics?

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way that consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Please send your resume to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au along with a cover letter that outlines your suitability to the role and how your experience matches the skills and experience outlined above.

What happens next?

Thanks for thinking of Santos Organics as your next workplace. We appreciate your interest, but unfortunately will only be able to get in touch with our shortlisted candidates. If we think you could be a good fit we will contact you to arrange an interview.

Assistant Manager (Mullumbimby Store)

We are looking for a dedicated and committed manager to lead our retail team in Mullumbimby. The role is full time 5 days days per week and some weekends may be required.

Our ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about our mission to be the guiding light of conscious change for good food, harmonious living and environmental action. You also should enjoy providing distinctive customer service, sharing your product knowledge, being part of a team and helping grow the business.

Your key responsibilities will include:

 

  • Building friendly and professional relationships with your team to make a difference to the workplace environment and our customers’ experience
  • Supporting the Store Manager in making thoughtful and strategic decisions across all aspects of the store that reflect our mission, vision, values and ethics

  • Supporting the use of performance management strategies to  influence others and initiate change

  • Fostering teamwork within your store team so as to ensure effective systems, efficient processes and positive team morale

  • Ensuring that all products made and/or sold are of the highest quality and freshness

  • Ensuring that all systems and procedures for stock control are implemented and monitored

  • Arranging and maintaining merchandise on display, ensuring labelling is clear and correct

  • Following at all times WH&S and Food Safety standards and legislation

  • Organising and maintaining the cleanliness of the store and/or department

  • Implementing and monitoring all systems and procedures to reduce security issues, primarily in-store theft

  • Staying up to date and informed on all Santos products so that you can help recommend, select and locate the right product for our customers’ needs

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • Experience in managing a team in a retail environment
  • Experience with customer service and sales
  • Enjoy working in a team environment

Be able to consistently lift boxes up to 20 kilos

Reporting: You will be reporting to the Store Manager

Remuneration: $45,000-$50,0000 per annum

Why work for Santos Organics?

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way that consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Please send your resume to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au along with a cover letter that outlines your suitability to the role and how your experience matches the skills and experience outlined above.

What happens next?

Thanks for thinking of Santos Organics as your next workplace. We appreciate your interest, but unfortunately will only be able to get in touch with our shortlisted candidates. If we think you could be a good fit we will contact you to arrange an interview.

Cafe Manager (Byron Shop)

We are looking for a passionate and consistent cafe manager to lead our cafe team at our store in Byron Bay. The role is full time 5 days days per week.

Our ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about our mission to be the guiding light of conscious change for good food, harmonious living and environmental action. You will also enjoy providing distinctive customer service, sharing your organic food knowledge, leading a team and achieving the cafe targets.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Building friendly and professional relationships with your team to make a difference to the workplace environment and our customers’ experience
  • Fostering teamwork within your cafe
  • Ensuring that all products made and/or sold are of the highest quality and freshness
  • Ensuring that all systems and procedures for product control are implemented and monitored
  • Arranging and maintaining food merchandise on display, ensuring labelling is clear and correct
  • Following at all times WH&S and Food Safety standards and legislation
  • Scheduling your team and approving timesheets through Deputy including finding replacements when a team member is unable to replace their own shift
  • Organising and maintaining the cleanliness of the cafe
  • Training new team members when required

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • Experience in a cafe environment and leading a leading a cafe team is a bonus
  • Experience in: Ideal POS (or other POS systems)
  • Confident in completing rosters to achieve labour targets
  • Great with customer service, strong in sales, passionate about training your team and performance management
  • Experience in stock/food ordering and receiving, controlling stock levels and food wastage

*Please note in this role you will be on your feet for extended periods of time and must be able to lift weight above 10kgs

Reporting: You will be reporting to the Store Manager

Hourly rate: Permanent $23.09 p/hour

Why work for Santos Organics? 

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way that consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Please send your resume to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au along with a cover letter that outlines your suitability to the role and how your experience matches the skills and experience outlined above.

What happens next?

Thanks for thinking of Santos Organics as your next workplace. We appreciate your interest, but unfortunately will only be able to get in touch with our shortlisted candidates. If we think you could be a good fit we will contact you to arrange an interview.

Junior Store Assistant (Byron Shop)

We are looking for a motivated and committed junior to join our retail team at our store in Byron Bay. The role is 2 afternoons and 1 weekend shift per week or a variation of this.

Our ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about our mission to be the guiding light of conscious change for good food, harmonious living and environmental action. You will enjoy working with our team to provide distinctive customer service and supporting our store in re-stocking and cleanliness.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Arranging and maintaining merchandise on display, ensuring labelling is clear and correct
  • Following at all times WH&S and Food Safety standards and legislation
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the store
  • Re-stocking as required
  • Recommending, selecting and helping to locate the right product for our customers’ needs
  • Following all reasonable directions in regards to work tasks issued by management

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Experience working in a team is a bonus

*Please note in this role you will be on your feet for extended periods of time, must be able to lift weight above 15kgs and climb ladders regularly.

Reporting: You will be reporting to the Store Manager

Remuneration: Casual $13.61-$16.34 p/hour

Why work for Santos Organics? 

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way that consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Please send your resume to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au along with a cover letter that outlines your suitability to the role and how your experience matches the skills and experience outlined above.

What happens next?

Thanks for thinking of Santos Organics as your next workplace. We appreciate your interest, but unfortunately will only be able to get in touch with our shortlisted candidates. If we think you could be a good fit we will contact you to arrange an interview.

Head Naturopath (Mullumbimby)

We are looking for a dedicated and compassionate Naturopath to join our retail team at Santos Organics Mullumbimby. This role 3-4 days permanent part time.

Our ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about our mission to be the guiding light of conscious change for good food, harmonious living and environmental action. You will enjoy working with our team to provide distinctive customer service and supporting our customers with their Naturopathic needs.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Answering and assisting customers to the very best of your ability and knowledge
  • Providing professional, safe, affordable, friendly and holistic naturopathic care
  • Ensuring that all products made and/or sold are of the highest quality and freshness
  • Ensuring that all systems and procedures for stock control are implemented and monitored
  • Ordering stock as required
  • Manufacturing of Santos branded products such as herbal teas, creams and other products
  • Recommending, selecting and helping to locate the right product for customers’ requirements
  • Keeping up-to-date on the products available for sale with respect to their contents e.g. gluten-free
  • Arranging and maintaining merchandise on display
  • Following WH&S and FH&S standards and legislation at all times
  • Communicate and provide updates pertaining to regulation changes in your industry
  • Following all reasonable directions in regards to work tasks issued by management
  • Organising and maintaining the cleanliness of your designated section of the store

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

  • Bachelor of Naturopathy or equivalent
  • Great with customer service and strong in sales
  • Experience in a retail environment or your own practice is a bonus

*Please note in this role you will be on your feet for extended periods of time, must be able to lift weight above 15kgs and climb ladders regularly.

Reporting: You will be reporting to the Store Manager

Why work for Santos Organics? 

When you work for Santos Organics you will be joining a team who are pioneering the way that consumer spending can re-shape the food system, environment and our communities. We run on 100% renewable energy and are an environmental not-for-profit social enterprise. We also offer some pretty awesome team benefits including an instore discount.

Please send your resume to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au along with a cover letter that outlines your suitability to the role and how your experience matches the skills and experience outlined above.

What happens next?

Thanks for thinking of Santos Organics as your next workplace. We appreciate your interest, but unfortunately will only be able to get in touch with our shortlisted candidates. If we think you could be a good fit we will contact you to arrange an interview.

For general expressions of interest:

Please e-mail your CV and cover letter to peopleandculture@santosorganics.com.au.