We’re looking for a new E-Commerce Manager to oversee all aspects of our online shop, including inventory management, sourcing, order fulfillment, and customer support. The E-Commerce Manager also manages our annual fall plant sale (operations/logistics/sales); pop-up shops; and sales-focused events.
Our e-commerce program accounts for roughly 30% of our organization’s revenue and is a largely untapped resource. We’re looking for someone with experience working in retail and e-commerce who can introduce best practices and holistic strategies to increase our sales revenue and diversify our customer base while remaining mission-driven, taking this thing we’ve built and lovingly pushing it to the next level.
We’re looking for someone who understands the inherent tensions in developing healthy and robust revenue streams from the sale of a natural resource as a non-profit environmental organization centering issues of equity and decolonization. We’re trying, as best we can, to run a sustainable and ethical, mission-driven organization under capitalism and are looking for someone who is excited to bring new ideas to the table and join us in tough conversations as we navigate these contradictions and scale our operations.
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The E-Commerce Manager position requires ~75% of time in the WSP office in North Yarmouth, as well as occasional nights and weekends. Wild Seed Project’s office is located in North Yarmouth, Maine, approximately 25 minutes north of Portland and our new Native Seed Center is located in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, approximately 15 minutes south of Portland. We are currently working via a flexible, hybrid model, with staff splitting time between home and the office/in the field as their role demands.
The E-Commerce Manager salary is $57,500, with a generous benefits package including 20 vacation days, 6 sick/personal days, 10 annual paid holidays, a SIMPLE IRA retirement plan, and 75% employer coverage of medical insurance premiums. Dental and vision insurance are available and paid 100% by employees.
How to Apply
Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: E-Commerce Manager. Attached cover letter and resume should be formatted as: Last Name – Cover Letter / Last Name – Resume. We will begin reviewing applications on June 20 and will continue to accept applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled.