180 Intervale Road
Burlington, VT 05401
Summary of Position:
The Intervale Center seeks a dynamic, mission-driven part-time Food Hub Buyer to join our team in Burlington, Vermont. For 30 years, the Intervale Center has led a community food revolution that sustains farms, land and people. We have pioneered farm and food innovations like Community Supported Agriculture, commercial composting, riparian restoration, farm business incubation, gleaning and food hub development.
The Intervale Food Hub Buyer will manage the procurement and sourcing strategy, negotiate contracts, purchase products, onboard new suppliers and oversee our relationships with suppliers in support of the Intervale Food Hub, a local foods retail business that sells a range of products directly to individuals and families in the greater Burlington area. This part-time position (24 hours/week) reports to the Food Hub Director and is an important part of the business’s operations team.
Roles and Responsibilities:
· Manages procurement and sourcing strategy, including contract and negotiation decisions, to improve quality, profitability and vendor relations
We are seeking a highly qualified local foods buyer. An ideal candidate will bring:
Intervale Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 26th. Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes limited wellness benefits. Position is based in Burlington with opportunity to work remotely.
|Date Posted||October 10th, 2018|
|Deadline||October 26th, 2018|
|# of Positions Available||1|
|Categories||Food Distribution or Storage, Aggregation facility / food hub|
|How to Apply||To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three references to email@example.com by October 26th.|