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Nutrition Consultant, P/T, $19/hr

Choices Markets in Kelowna currently has a unique part-time professional opportunity for a Registered Dietitian or Registered Holistic Nutritionist to support our customers with nutrition education.

Responsibilities of this key position include:

  • engaging with customers and responding to their inquiries in a caring and professional manner;
  • conducting Grocery Store Consults for Choices customers;
  • providing 1-1 one hour nutrition training to all new Choices employees;
  • monitoring email – responding to store tour requests and preparing a weekly update (30-60 minutes of computer use per shift);
  • conducting in-store food and product demonstrations;
  • providing support for online seminars and events;
  • cultivating relationships with the community and Choices’ Partners in Wellness, and seeking out new relationships;
  • developing new nutrition programs, and program ideas;
  • contributing to the monthly Choices newsletter (as required);
  • contributing nutrition education videos and posts on our various social media platforms;
  • attending and participating in events on behalf of Choices; and
  • contributing to additional projects as required.

The ideal employee for this position:

  • holds a Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Holistic Nutritionist (RHN or CNP) designation with a BSc, BA or equivalent;hHas outstanding communication skills
  • enjoys connecting with people and is driven to help others;
  • is able to work with a team;
  • demonstrates willingness and ability to take initiative and work independently;
  • has proven research skills and excellent writing abilities;
  • has good computer skills and is proficient in Microsoft Office programs;
  • is willing and able to stand on his/her feet all day.

Applicants should be available to work a variety of shifts, including evenings and weekends.  Retail experience is an asset, but is not required.

 

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