General Manager - Jamaica Plain, MA

Job Posted
Nov 04, 2020
Employment Type
Time Commitment
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Company & Role Overview


Seed is currently seeking an experienced, passionate and customer-focused General Manager to manage the company’s dispensary operations. With a strong focus on customer service, the General Manager will lead a team of well-trained purveyors to deliver a unique, high-quality customer experience. The General Manager will have responsibility for the P&L as well as ensuring the business is in compliance with local and state regulations. We are looking for:

  • An energetic, friendly, positive General Manager who leads by example and who is passionate about helping others
  • A strong communicator who can interface with a diverse customer base and staff and who has the ability to present strategies and performance results to the executive team
  • A General Manager with significant experience managing dispensary operations


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Working Environment

  • Health, vision and dental insurance
  • Must have flexible availability including evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • $70,000 - $85,000 (depending on experience)

About Seed

Adult-use cannabis is now legal in a handful of U.S. states. Massachusetts is leading the charge on the East coast and Seed is pleased to be one of the first locally permitted establishments in the City of Boston.

In the winter of 2020, Seed will open its first high-end retail cannabis establishment and social justice cannabis museum in Jamaica Plain. Seed will not only offer guests a wide range of products, but will also support the communities in which it operates and create a conversation around the history, science and culture of cannabis.

Role Requirements


  • Provide excellent customer service that encourages customer loyalty and results in frequent return visits
  • Manage store opening and closing activities
  • Oversee inventory management and product purchasing to ensure accurate inventory counts, consistent supply and that there is no theft or loss
  • Review and analyze financial data and reports to determine product promotions, modify strategies to enhance profitability, and grow the business
  • Oversee cash handling and wholesale product receipt in accordance with company policies and state regulations
  • Write standard operating procedures and ensure that SOPs are adhered to
  • Ensure that the dispensary is safe, secure, sanitary and that all equipment is in working order
  • Attract, hire and retain a diverse team of talented individuals
  • Promote a culture of teamwork
  • Train employees in line with company training protocols
  • Conduct performance reviews of dispensary staff
  • Schedule staff based on anticipated customer traffic
  • Approve staff hours for payroll processing
  • Facilitate inspections
  • Ensure compliance with state and local regulations
  • Collaborate with marketing to develop strategies for increasing social media impact
  • Organize and participate in community events and job fairs

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift at least 20 lbs be able to stand for long periods of time, sit, bend, kneel, crouch, and reach


  • 3+ years of cannabis retail management experience
  • Proven success in driving sales results
  • Ability to analyze financial reports, identify trends and make operational adjustments
  • Ability to manage complex issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Local applicants preferred
  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree required
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate with a diverse group
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Reliable, professional, and ethical
  • Positive attitude


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