Farmers Market Manager

Whisked!

About the organization

Founded in 2011 by Jenna Huntsberger, Whisked! is a woman-owned bakery located in Washington, DC. Specializing in Cookies & Pies - all our products are Fresh-Made, locally, from scratch, using Real & Simple ingredients - that's Whisked!

Duties

Whisked! is looking for enthusiastic and hardworking folks to help with Farmer Markets in Washington, DC specifically markets in Mount Pleasant, 14th & U Street, Bloomingdale, and The Palisades.

We're a homegrown hit and are always looking for help sharing the joy our treats bring. Our Farmers Market are an important sales and marketing vehicle for our company.

Our Farmers Market Managers will be responsible for all aspects of our Farmers Market operations. Each will staff one or several of our local markets, promoting our baked goods, representing Whisked! to the public, making sales and transacting business. Markets operate from 8:00am - 1:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays throughout the year.

Qualifications

Our Farmers Market Managers must -

1. Have a valid driver's license and a way to get to and from markets
2. Be comfortable driving a cargo van, if necessary
3. Be able to arrive to the market by 8am on market days (Saturdays and/or Sundays)
4. Be able to load and unload market stuff/equipment (tent, tables, coolers full of pie, etc.)
5. Have a 'smart' phone (We process credit card transactions using the Square app)
6. Have sales/retail experience
7. Be available to work 2-4 days per month
8. Be able to commit to a full market season (the 'main' season is May through November, the Winter season is December through April)
9. Have good 'people' skills
10. Be good at overcoming what life throws your way (rain, wind, heat, cold)

Salary

$15/hr

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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