25Mar
By: Jenn Cartee On: March 25, 2014 In: Farmers Market, News Comments: 0

FMAshmontPeabodyHorizontalFinalSt. Mark’s Area Main Street
Ashmont/Peabody Square Farmers’ Market

NOW HIRING: Market Manager for 2014 Market Season

Part-time position (10-15 hrs/week)
Now through October 2014
Full Job Description

Position Description:

St. Mark’s Area Main Street (SMAMS) is hiring! We are looking for a market manager who will bring enthusiasm and dedication to promoting and operating the Ashmont/Peabody Square Farmers’ Market during the 2014 season. The market manager will be responsible for managing day-of operations for the market, coordinating vendor relations and recruiting new vendors, implementing community outreach/marketing, developing market programming throughout the market season, and managing and recruiting volunteers. The market manager will report to the SMAMS Executive Director and will be expected to work closely with the farmers’ market planning committee.

An ability to manage multiple tasks at once is required, as is previous cashiering or money-handling experience. The manager will need to be comfortable working both independently and as part of the market planning committee. Ideal candidates will have previous experience managing a farmers’ market, either in a paid or a volunteer capacity.

To apply, please review the full job description and submit a cover letter and resume to:

Meaghan Overton
Executive Director
St. Mark’s Area Main Street
office@smams.org

Applications accepted through April 15, 2014.