|Organization||Philo Ridge Farm|
2766 Mt. Philo Road
Charlotte, VT 05445
Job: Personal Assistant
Type: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Location: Charlotte, Vermont
Diana McCargo is a chef, gardener, artist, and producer. She is the inspiration for and co-owner of Philo Ridge Farm [www.philoridgefarm.com], a beautiful, productive, diversified farm at the forefront of innovation and conversation around our food. Philo Ridge Farm supports farmers and the local economy while managing its natural resources with a holistic and lasting system of regenerative agriculture, research, education, and inspiration.
Diana provides guidance to the staff and high-level vision for Philo Ridge Farm’s food, farm and market, where the farm’s produce and meat, local crafts, and other products are sold. Diana is also the chief curator of the aesthetic of Philo Ridge Farm.
Diana is seeking a full time Assistant to provide administrative and personal support to her in the everyday management of her life and her home farm at Lilac Ridge, as well as in her role at Philo Ridge Farm and Market. The Assistant will be responsible for providing administrative support, arranging travel and correspondence, scheduling meetings, running business and personal errands, and generally ensuring the seamless execution of Diana’s business and personal matters.
With the Market at Philo Ridge Farm heading into its second year of operations, Diana is focused on supporting Philo Ridge Farm to continue to grow as a community platform and gathering space for conversations around local food and farmers. Diana seeks an Assistant who is excited to support her in this endeavor, and who can help her expand her impact. In addition, Diana is writing a cookbook and seeks assistance in coordinating this process.
The ideal candidate has experience as an assistant and is familiar with farming, gardening, and cooking. We are seeking a candidate with great interpersonal and communication skills, who is also detail-oriented, resourceful, and a proactive thinker. This person should have a knowledge of, enjoyment in, and familiarity with design and aesthetics. This position will be 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Position Qualifications and Skills:
Compensation will be commensurate with skills and experience.
Candidates should send a cover letter, available start date, résumé and salary requirements to email@example.com. Qualified candidates will be contacted directly. No phone calls, please.
|Date Posted||June 3rd, 2019|
|Deadline||June 28th, 2019|
|# of Positions Available||1|
|Compensation||Compensation will be commensurate with skills and experience.|
|How to Apply||Candidates should send a cover letter, available start date, résumé and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Qualified candidates will be contacted directly. No phone calls, please.|