Job Opening: Portland Farmers Market Manager

Farmers Market Manager Position OPEN

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We’re looking for a passionate team member to run markets and focus on vendor success and small business development.

The Farmers Market Manager is the on-site person in charge at a market. They prepare vendors and equipment for each market, lead set-up/ tear-down and oversee PFM sales and services on market days. This position’s unique set of duties include:

  • Learning vendor needs and opportunities to provide support
  • Providing ongoing support and regular check-ins for vendors in their first year of participation
  • Participating in assessment of policies, communications and practices that create barriers to attracting or supporting entrepreneurs historically underrepresented at our markets
  • Coordinating with small business development programs to recruit and support new vendors
  • Connecting food artisans with local growers and producers and arranging farm visits

Hourly rate $17.50 – $19 depending on experience. Full time with benefits.