Hiring: Farm Store Manager – Atlas Farm
Atlas Farm is a 95-acre, certified organic, vegetable farm located in Deerfield, MA. We grow and market produce year-round through wholesale accounts, farmers’ markets and our own retail farm store. The Farm Store Manager position is a year-round, full-time management position at the farm with the primary responsibility of overseeing activities at our South Deerfield retail farm store. Specific duties include: managing a staff of 6 clerks and a purchasing manager; creating daily and seasonal work schedules; merchandising and product displays; coordinating print, radio, and internet advertising and publicity; sourcing new products for sale at the farm store; creating signage and other marketing materials; and coordinating activities between production and farm store staff. Applicants should have a strong background in retail management, fresh produce, familiarity with organic vegetable production, marketing and creative experience, strong computer skills, and excellent communication skills. This is a very important position in our farm’s management team and has a lot of potential for long-term growth and development. To apply, please submit a detailed cover letter explaining your background and interest in the position along with a current resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will contact you if an interview will be requested. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience.