The Dedham Farmers Market, a seasonal community market founded in 2008, is seeking a part-time Market Manager for our 2017 season. Our hugely popular market runs on Wednesdays from 3-7 p m and will kick off on June 21st and run through November 1st, 2017. Some work required prior to June 21st in preparation for the season. During the season the job requires 10 hours per week.
The Market Manager is the "go-to" person for vendors and market patrons during market hours and is the DFM representative on site. The job requires personal confidence and the ability to effectively communicate with a variety of people. The MM is the liaison with and between all parties served by the market.
General responsibilities include: fostering community support for DFM, helping to promote the market, keeping accurate weekly financial records of market activities and processing EBT/SNAP transactions. The manager is required to be on-site during the entire market to be available to vendors and market patrons. Car required to install market signage around town. Pay is $15-$20 per hour based on experience.
Please note that this is not considered a "summer job" and that college students who plan to return to school in late August/early September will not be considered.
Send inquiries and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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