Position: Sales & Distribution Coordinator
Organization: Sole Food Farms
Location: Vancouver, BC
Type: Part time/Seasonal (40%). 25-30hrs / week with opportunity to grow
Who We Are:
Sole Food Street Farms is an internationally recognized social enterprise that transforms vacant urban land into street farms.
Our mission is to empower individuals with limited resources by providing jobs, agricultural training and inclusion in a supportive community of farmers and food lovers. Mission-based staff are provided with basic agriculture training and employed at the farm according to their individual ability. Some participants excel in this environment, but the project is intended to allow for the “ups and downs” for people facing multiple barriers such as addiction, mental health issues, poverty, and housing insecurity.
The Sole Food Farms Sales and Distribution Coordinator is the traffic director between our farm and restaurant, retail, and non-profit partners. This position is mainly responsible for marketing, sales, distribution and coordinating donations through multiple outlets.
Nice to have:
Primary areas of responsibility
Restaurant sales/Produce Donations (40%)
Farmers Markets/CSA (40%)
Marketing & social media (20%)
The Sales and Distribution Coordinator reports to the Director of Farm Operations and Administrative Director. Participates in contract/service delivery. Does not supervise staff.
The community at Sole Food Farms consists of individuals from all walks of life and we believe our management, sales and support staff should reflect this. People who identify as members of BIPOC and LGBTQ2 communities are strongly encouraged to apply.
The Sales and Distribution Coordinator position may be funded through Provincial, Federal, or private grants.
Please send resume, cover letter and three work related references to email@example.com . Please include Sales and Distribution Coordinator in the subject line of the email. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and this posting will remain open until a candidate has been selected.
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$18-$20/hour depending on experience
Extended health benefits paid 55%
Flexible and fulfilling work environment
Deep discounts on farm products
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 6 2022 ID: 62315