- Job posted on: 18th Nov 2019
- Applications close:
Seeking an energetic Market Manager for a community food project.
If the answer is YES then we’d love to have you at The Community Grocer.
Our vision is for a just food system ensuring fruit and vegetables are socially and economically accessible to everyone.
We are a not-for-profit social enterprise, running five weekly affordable fresh food markets in targeted communities in Melbourne to support health, well-being and social inclusion. With prices 60% cheaper than other outlets, we offer choice and dignity in a vibrant setting, stocking cultural appropriate produce, and creating a weekly gathering space. Everyone is welcome, and more than 34,000 customers have purchased our delicious fresh produce since our first market opened in 2014.
An opportunity is now available for a dynamic community leader to join The Community Grocer team in the role of Market Manager. In an exciting growth opportunity, we are looking for someone to lead a small team, grow the market customer base and oversee all operational duties required to run The Community Grocer Pakenham on Saturdays 9.00 am – 1.00 pm.
The Market Manager hours on market day will be 7.30 am – 3.30 pm for running the market, reporting, and deliveries, with an additional 2 hours on Monday and self-scheduled for banking, creating signs, price list, volunteer rostering, promotion and partnerships.
See position description for a 10 hour per week role.