The Dedham Farmers Market, a seasonal community market founded in 2008, is seeking a part-time Market Manager for our 2018 season. Our hugely popular market runs on Wednesdays from 3-7 p m and will kick off on June 13 and will run through October 31, 2018 (there will not be a market on Wed. July 4). Some pre-season work required 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. Some heavy lifting required. 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.
No phone calls please!