• Associate Farmer Market Manager

    Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce
    Job Description
    Seeking a friendly, organized, multi-tasker to assist part-time (3-4 hours/week) with Fort Atkinson's weekly Farmer Market. Must have ability to relate to diverse audiences, meet deadlines, be self-directed and task-oriented. The Fort Farmer Market is year-round, and requires someone who can plan ahead and prepare accordingly. Some lifting and climbing stairs necessary, as well as experience with Microsoft Office, Google docs, and social media platforms. Duties and responsibilities include:

    - Managing market logistics at least two Saturdays per month (6am - 1pm).
        Setting up no parking signs, market information/arts/music tents, locking and unlocking bathrooms and storage areas, erecting     signage. 
        Coordinating vendor load in/out.
        Facilitating logistics of regular or special programs.
        Overseeing vlunteers at information booth and kids art tent.
        Welcoming public and enforcing rules for vendors, customers and public.
        Supporting market PR with social media and photo documentation.
    - Manages volunteer recruitment, and helps coordinate community groups and musicians.
    - Helps maintain financial and market records.
    - Supports vendor communications and inquiries during market hours.
    - Performs administrative duties including answering phone, responding to emails, attending meetings and events. 
    - Reports to Farmer Market Manager and Fort Atkinson Chamber Executive Director.

    Preference given to individuals with experience in farmer markets and/or locally-grown products.
    Must have high school diploma or GED equivalent. 

    Applications accepted through Wednesday, May 29, to director@fortchamber.com
     
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