Hiring: Farm Store Manager – Atlas Farm
Atlas Farm is an 85-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 4-5 clerks and an assistant manager; creating daily and seasonal work schedules; merchandising and product displays; coordinating print, radio, and internet advertising and publicity; managing the farm’s website and social media presence; sourcing new products for re-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, handling fresh produce, familiarity with organic vegetable production, creative and artistic experience, strong computer design 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. Competitive salary and benefits based on experience. To apply, please submit a detailed cover letter explaining your background and interest in the position along with a current resume.