Employment at Seven Market & Cafe

If you're interested in working for us, please email a resume with cover letter to boulevardgrocery@gmail.com.

In an employee we're looking to provide an opportunity to be a part of a community.  We are proud to be in the Puget Sound area and work hard to offer a positive experience both in our shop and out.

Attributes we look for in an employee:

  • Experience working in retail
  • Cleanliness
  • Honest
  • Diligent
  • Enjoy working with coffee
  • Enjoy being a part of a team and community
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with a friendly attitude

We are currently seeking:

Part Time Retail Manager (Market & Café) 

Seven Coffee Roasters is seeking a Retail Manager for our Market/Café in the Ravenna neighborhood of Seattle. We are looking for a strong, experienced leader who wants to manage a small, but successful and fun retail market and cafe. The job requires 25 - 30 hours per week. We are looking for a strong leader who is innovative and ready to take us to the next level.

Seven Market & Café is a quaint little market on Ravenna Boulevard with a cool coffee bar inside that specializes in our great espresso, whole bean coffee, local goods, craft beer and wine. The market is community oriented with a long history as one of the oldest small markets in Seattle. To learn more, go to https://sevencoffeeroasters.com/. If being the Retail Manager at Seven Coffee Roasters sounds like a challenging, exciting opportunity, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities of the Retail Manager:

  • Identify the right talent and onboard, coach, train, engage and develop a team to drive results.

  • Prepare staff schedules and oversee payroll processing.

  • Plan and execute strategic initiatives that drive operational effectiveness and deliver high quality products and service without compromise.

  • Set up and streamline processes and policies to help build consistent work practices.

  • Review business metrics with the Owner regularly, identify and communicate ideas for operations and business improvement.

  • Manage all vendor relationships, select and merchandise retail products.

  • Ensure adequate inventory while continuing to research innovative products for both locations.

  • Manage expenses and track sales.

  • Ensure health and safety procedures.

  • Make sure we get the small details right, so the big ones fall into place.

  • Roll up your sleeves to help get the job done no matter what.

What the Successful Candidate Should Have:

  • 4+ years retail management with increasing levels of responsibility within the specialty coffee/cafe/market industry is ideal.

  • Passion for quality customer service.

  • Demonstrated experience leading, managing and mentoring teams.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must work well under pressure, exercise good judgment when making decisions and handle life in a mature, professional manner.

  • Must make cleanliness and safety a daily priority.

  • Proficient computer skills including Square POS, Google Docs, Shopify, Social Media

At Seven Coffee Roasters, benefits you can expect include a competitive base wage, bonus opportunity based on profitability, Paid time off and Meal benefits.