Position: Market Manager
Location: Toronto, Ontario
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The Junction Farmers Market is a farmers market operating on a weekly basis every Saturday morning during the growing season in Toronto, Ontario. Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, the market strives to provide local, sustainably produced fresh foods in ways that build community, supports local food growers and producers, and promotes access to healthy food for all. The market is comprised of around 20 vendors, focusing on local produce, wine, baked goods, meat and prepared foods. We will be entering our eighth season in 2019 and are looking for a Market Manager that will handle the administration and day-to-day duties of the farmers market, as well as the Junction Night Market, with direction from the Board of Directors.
The Market Manager acts as an ambassador, representing the market in the community. They are responsible for all administrative duties and managing the Saturday morning market and the annual night market. The Manager must be a self starter, committed to the local food movement, friendly, energetic, have excellent communications and relationship building skills, as well as a keen eye for detail and experience with numbers (e.g., budgeting, tracking finances).
- On-site Market Management
- Night Market Management
- Organizational Administration
- Financial Administration
- Marketing and Communications
How to apply:
Submit your resume and answers to the questions below (in the form of a letter, video, whatever you want!) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- What is your connection to the Junction community?
- Why does local food matter to you?
- Why are you the ideal person for this position?
Application deadline: Friday, November 16, 2018