Front Retail Manager (Hinsdale)

Sweet Ali’s Gluten Free Bakery in Hinsdale, Illinois is a highly respected leader in the retail and wholesale, gluten free baking business. We are looking for an enthusiastic and engaging person to oversee the daily operation of our front counter and to play a key role on our marketing and products teams.


Manage scheduling, training, communication, policies and procedures for the front staff
Manage daily point-of-sale, order taking, and end of day processes
Implement retail sales and marketing strategies (i.e., sampling, product display, special offers), and keep the retail front attractive and fresh
Manage front inventories, trends and needs – coordinated with Operations Manager
Work collaboratively with the production staff
Work with products team to put together featured product calendar
Coordinate special events and promotions with marketing team
Follow and comply with established procedures, including health and sanitation, and adhere to safe work practices
Assist Business Manager with projects


Ensure a positive company image by providing courteous, friendly, and efficient service to customers and fellow staff members
Ability to problem solve in a professional manner
Self-motivated, strong work ethic and integrity
Effective time management skills; ability to multi-task and adapt
Excellent written and verbal skills


Living a gluten free lifestyle or has knowledge due to personal or professional experience
Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
Sales and Marketing experience within the food industry
2+ years’ experience in a supervisory or manager role
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) proficiency

This full-time, salaried position requires flexible daytime availability, including some Saturdays.
Interested applicants – please submit a resume and cover letter for review