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MARKET MANAGER (Part-time)

Reports To: Chair of Board of Directors
Job Overview: Help Manage Haywood’s Historic Farmers Market, with a focus on communications and marketing.
Expected hours/pay: 5-11 hours/week @ $13/hour

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Be responsible for market correspondence and communication, including market email & contact lists, and incoming applications or inquiries. Forward applications to the board and notify vendors. Maintain vendor email list in Google
  • Oversee social media postings and event updates on Facebook and Instagram
  • Open/close Market if needed to fill in for the in person manager (arrive early; set up signs/Market tent(s)/items; direct vendors to spaces; break down Market tent(s)/items; take down signs; etc.). Greet customers and process mobile merchant system for credit cards and SNAP/EBT cards; distribute Market currency/tokens; keep records for Treasurer
  • Plan for print and digital media; distribute materials
  • Update website / social media
  • Work within Google Workspace
  • Take photos of Market; upload images to Google Drive folder
  • Assist with fundraising and development

Qualifications

  • Organized
  • Flexible
  • Friendly
  • Communicative
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Committed
  • Consistent
  • Experience with Google Workspace and social media

Weekly Task Breakdown (~11 hours w/market day; ~ 5 without)

  • Saturday Market – 6 hours
  • Market currency (tokens/record keeping) – 1 hour
  • Regular email correspondence, communication – 2 hours
  • Meetings, social media, newsletter, grants, other – 2 hours

To Apply
Please email cover letter and CV to haywoodfarmersmarket@gmail.com. The Board will review and select its top three candidates for interviews. Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you!

Haywood's Historic Farmers Market

HART Theatre Parking Lot
250 Pigeon St | Waynesville NC
Saturdays 9a - 12p
April 9th - December 16th

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April 9th - December 16th

HART Theater Parking Lot
250 Pigeon St | Waynesville, NC

Haywood's Historic Farmers Market

Located outside downtown Waynesville just forty-five minutes west of Asheville, HHFM is your source for local produce, meats, fish, eggs, honey, dairy, flowers, nursery plants, preserves, baked goods, heritage crafts, and much more!


Credit/Debit Cards and SNAP/EBT Benefits Accepted!