[Updated] Market Manager Needed

Update: The Delmar Farmers Market is no longer accepting applications for this position.

The Delmar Farmers Market has been a staple in the Bethlehem community since 2008, bringing farmers, vendors, families, and community members together each Saturday morning, May through December. The market features over 60 vendors selling assorted local, eco-friendly, and fair trade products. We are committed to supporting local vendors, modeling environmental stewardship in all aspects of our operations, and continuing our progressive growth.

The Delmar Farmers Market is looking for a new Market Manager. This is a part-time position, the primary responsibility of which is the weekly organization and operation of the farmers market. This includes on-site presence at the market each day of operation (Saturdays, May–December, from 7:30 AM–1:30 PM) and the off-site preparation, organization, and logistics required to have vendors in a position to sell their products each week. The Manager, working in concert with the Board of Directors, represents the market to the market’s vendors, to the consumers, and to the community. The Board is seeking a Market Manager with strong communication, organization, and computer skills, the ability to promote community relations, and the creativity to keep the market strong, stable, and attractive to the entire Capital District.

If you would be interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity, please email your interest to Mark Warford, President of the Delmar Farmers Market Board of Directors, at barbsqi7@aol.com. A complete packet including a detailed job description, salary, and a request for additional application materials will be forwarded to you.