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Employment Opportunities

Hardwick Farmers Market Manager

The Hardwick Farmers Market and the Center for an Agricultural Economy are seeking a Farmers Market Manager for the 2020 calendar year. This is a contract position beginning in February that will require 10 to 12 hours a week for 20-22 weeks during the market season plus about ten hours a month in the off-season. Our team is committed to supporting that person in hopes of growing the market in terms of data collection, the vendor spread, customer attendance, special events, and kids programming. The ideal candidate will be a positive, energetic person with a passion for local foods and community. This person is able to think big picture while managing lots of details, and an ideal candidate will enjoy these challenges. Experience in event management, agriculture, and marketing will all be helpful as well. Essential requirements are basic computer and social media skills, people skills, proven organizational skills, and availability Friday afternoons mid-May through mid-October. For a full list of duties see:

 

This position will be an independent contractor position of CAE; the Farmers Market Manager will be responsible for all withholding and other tax liability resulting from this contract.

 

To apply, email your cover letter, resume and three professional references to Lotty Roozekrans at lotty@hardwickagriculture.org. (include subject line: Farmers Market Manager Application) The application deadline is December 31, 2019.