Position: Operations Coordinator
Organization: Ottawa Farmers' Market
Location: Ottawa ON / National Capital Region
The Ottawa Farmers’ Market is looking for a self-starter and outdoors enthusiast to join us at the markets for the length of the 2022 harvest season and beyond. While this is a temporary position, the right candidate has the potential to continue in a similar role as the OFM grows. The Operations Coordinator reports to the market manager, and will also oversee a small team of Market Assistants on market days. The Operations Coordinator will be responsible for assisting the market manager with on-site market operations, executing OFM programming, rolling out the weekly markets at all locations, and assisting with any events or community activities taking place at the market(s).
The Market Coordinator is the on-site, go-to person for vendors and customers, and will be responsible for:
During the week, the Operations Coordinator works remotely to prepare the various aspects of a market like publishing the weekly site map(s), responding to vendor and patron queries, and scheduling buskers and volunteers. On the weekends, the Operations Coordinator executes the market day with one Market Assistant. From May to October, the Operations Coordinator is responsible for the on the ground, day-of market logistics at the Thursday (Orléans), Saturday (Westboro), and Sunday (Barrhaven) markets. Approximately 23 - 25 hours will be spent at three market sites during the week:
During the fall and winter months, the Operations Coordinator will still be responsible for operating the weekly Sunday market at Lansdowne, but they will also assist market managers in any clerical duties as required, including membership renewals, new membership applications, AGM preparations, summer market programming, statistics collection, etc.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 28 2022 ID: 65236