This has never been done before. We are creating culture based on our values and we want to hire people who feel a sense of ownership and responsibility to demonstrate that cannabis can enhance the lives of Canadians and their communities.
National Access Cannabis (NAC) is a unique health care service provider that specializes in prescribing medical cannabis and provides members with ongoing education and care. We work alongside Health Canada and licensed producers to help qualifying patients gain access to their license, as well as provide resources and support on using medical cannabis in their day-to-day routine. NAC has developed a strong history of effectively delivering secure, safe, and responsible access to legal cannabis for thousands of Canadian patients and our business model will be effectively replicated for the recreational cannabis retail space with a new brand, Meta Cannabis Supply Company (META™).
At META our philosophy is simple. Creating a customer experience that is unique and tailored to you. We offer customers a safe and responsible journey. We aim to educate and raise awareness about cannabis and the products we stock. Our stores are our homes, we take pride in our appearance and creating a welcoming space for our guests to have access to our knowledge, experience and advice.
WE EXERCISE PROFESSIONALISM
If you are our Store Manager:
You believe in quality in every step; the experiences you create, the way you communicate, and the products you recommend.
You prioritize safety, and ethical and sound business practices. You have the courage to speak up.
You demonstrate your caring about the community you live in through operating responsibly.
You have an entrepreneurial spirit. You are a trailblazer, an innovator, you want to create something new.
WE CREATE POSITIVE EXPERIENCES
If you are our Store Manager:
You have a desire to build community around canna-positivity.
You believe in promoting informed consumerism and building a passionate and engaged team to educate the local community.
You are naturally curious; you explore, learn, and ask questions.
You walk the talk, prefer to be out on the floor and part of the fun.
WE ARE BETTER TOGETHER
If you are our Store Manager:
You believe that if your team is being treated well, they are going to be better able to help the customer.
You prioritize inclusiveness; providing stigma-free environments that are welcoming to everyone.
You are approachable, empathetic, and create safe spaces for expression of personal identity.
You spread good vibes and believe in potential of people.
WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
If you are our Store Manager:
You will create & foster our positive work culture in your store, creating the environment where you and your team will deliver brilliant customer experience.
You will be responsible for creating a culture of safety in your location.
You will ensure our success through managing and measuring against performance indicators. You will be responsive and agile to adjust business strategies as required.
You will ensure quality of the in-store space through focus on cleanliness, merchandising, and ensuring everything is in working order.
You will ensure we operate responsibly and with best practices through the Company’s policies and procedures and in accordance with all municipal, provincial, and federal legislation.
You will identify and build your team members, through recruitment, ongoing training, and motivation.
You will lead and maintain oversight of key functions such as scheduling, security, and inventory within your store.
You will promote a coaching culture – celebrating successes and providing feedback on opportunities.
You will communicate frequently and candidly; providing goals and communicating criteria for success to your team.
You will identify opportunities for your store to build relationships & contribute to the community
WHAT YOU BRING
If you are our Store Manager you have:
A minimum 3 years of leadership experience in the retail/service industry.
An effective time management, presentation and communication skills are essential.
A strong emotional intelligence, courage, and ability to operate through change and ambiguity.
An ability to analyze trends and solutions oriented, with a track record of improving performance.
A proficiency in MS Word and Excel.
A High School graduation certificate or equivalent, a College degree is preferred.
An interest in cannabis and/or interest in learning and developing expertise in cannabis.
Open availability including evenings, weekends and holidays is required.
PLEASE NOTE: For safety reason, some of our retail locations may require you to hold a valid provincial driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.
This position will interface directly with the general public in a front-line customer service capacity.
This position will need to be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds and well as bending and stretching to stock shelves.
Statement on Diversity & Inclusivity
National Access Cannabis (NAC) provides services in one of the most diverse countries in the world. The diversity of our communities takes many forms. It includes differences related to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, gender expression and presentation, sexual orientation, religion, age, ability and socioeconomic status. We see diversity as an asset to our organization and communities and strive to be reflective of the communities that we serve. We commit ourselves to promoting better understanding and appreciation of our human diversity; a commitment which is best realized through our individual and collective effort.
NAC is professionally and personally committed to celebrating the rich diversity of people who work in our company, to those who live in our communities, and to those who access our services and resources. We believe that it is critical that our services empower freedom of thought and opinion in an environment of mutual respect. All of our activities and interactions are enriched by accepting each other as we are and by celebrating our uniqueness as well as our commonality. We are guided by the principle that celebrating diversity enriches and empowers the lives of all people.
National Access Cannabis welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities, as such reasonable accommodations are available upon request from a candidate with a disability, thus ensuring you can take part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If as a qualified job applicant, you request an accommodation, National Access Cannabis will consult with you and provide reasonable accommodations according to your accessibility needs. If you wish to make a request, please provide a cover letter, when applying to this position.
The successful candidate to this role will be asked to complete a background screen, which may include criminal, credit, employment and/or educational checks. All offers of employment are conditional on the receipt of satisfactory results of any applicable check.
This is an evolving position as such, the job responsibilities and title may shift to reflect a change in requirements.
How to apply:
Unless otherwise stated, applications will only be considered from candidates eligible to work in Canada, without sponsorship.
If you are interested in this position and can clearly demonstrate that you meet the requirements defined in the job description, please put #chooseme on your resume in the top right corner, complete our online application form.
Message to Agencies
National Access Cannabis does not accept unsolicited telephone calls, referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited telephone calls, referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. The submission of referrals or resumes by anyone other than a candidate directly to National Access Cannabis employees is not welcome. Unsolicited referrals and resumes sent to National Access Cannabis are deemed gratuitous, and the company will not be obligated or bound in any way to pay any referral or other fee if a person referred to us from a source other than a candidate is hired.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, resumes will be accepted from approved vendors who have written agreements in place with National Access Cannabis, and then only to the extent such agreement covers a specified position and, if required by such agreement, the submission of resumes by the vendor has been authorized in writing by National Access Cannabis for such specified position. Any resume submitted in the absence of a signed agreement will become the property of National Access Cannabis and no fee shall be due for any candidate that may be subsequently hired.