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Business Manager (Center for an Agricultural Economy)

Organization Center for an Agricultural Economy
Location 140 Junction Road
Hardwick, VT 05843
Description

Seeking Business Manager for Local Food Distributor

Through a collaboration with Center for an Agricultural Economy, local food distributor Farm Connex is seeking a part-time Business Manager to work with Farm Connex. This position will be responsible for: managing the day to day business activities, stewarding and implementing the long term strategic vision, maintaining and growing business profitability, and building business presence at the state and regional levels.

This individual would be working as a part of a dynamic team, building a local food system and economy through food delivery and distribution, while also being responsible for building and reaching business goals.

Date Posted August 17th, 2018
Deadline September 7th, 2018
# of Positions Available 1
Categories Marketing, Food Distribution or Storage, Aggregation facility / food hub, Business Planning and Technical Assistance
Type Freelance
Compensation Compensation for this position will begin at $30/hr, for up to 0.5FTE and is considered a Consultant Position. The position also receives 2 weeks non-paid vacation. Should performance objectives be met, the long term compensation for this position will be renegotiable. The Farm Connex offices are located at 85 Industrial Park Road in Hardwick and 259 Fishing Access Road in Newport. Travel/ mileage for events or networking meetings will be reimbursable at federal level. Work-from-home options are available as well, and will rely on candidate’s strengths and availability.
How to Apply TO APPLY: Send resume and contact information for 3 references to daniel@hardwickagriculture.org. DEADLINE: Application materials due by September 7, 2018.

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