Food System Professional Employment Opportunities
NAFSN regularly searches for food systems–related job opportunities from a dozen green job sites as well as COMFOODJOBS email list. Please note that this list is for professional or managerial positions only that pay at least a LIVING WAGE in your locale. Farm apprenticeships and internships are not included. Other farm management positions are welcome.
Job Detail: Wholesale Sales Coordinator
Brookford Farm is a 613 acre farm located along the Merrimack River in Canterbury, NH. We are a family owned regenerative farm focused on cultivating the living soil. We believe deeply in organic methods which will make our earth a better place for our children and we strive to produce high quality, pasture-oriented, nutrient-dense food year round. We offer a year-round CSA program and wholesale to delivery locations throughout NH and the Greater Boston area. Our products include 100% grass fed raw dairy, farmstead cheeses, 40 + acres of certified organic seasonal vegetables, pastured pork, 100% grass fed pasture raised beef, pastured chicken, lacto-fermented krauts and more!
Process orders and maintain sales software (Local Food Marketplace) specifically designed for farms to maintain and grow existing accounts.
Maintain accurate inventory in sales software - communicate with various departments on product availability.
Inform delivery drivers of route changes and manage routes for profitability.
Search on route for new accounts.
Stage orders preparing for delivery.
Marketing responsibilities include contributing to Brookford Farm Social Media accounts to help build a bridge between the farm and the community, email campaigns, print collateral, and seeking out other marketing opportunities for the farm.
Creating community with on-farm events such as farm tours and our summer Burger Night event series.
Representing Brookford Farm at stakeholder events as needed.
Be self-motivated, highly organized and quick to solve problems
Be dynamic with customers, excellent communication skills.
Strong computer skills.
Have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation.
Have a passion for grass-based and organic farming.
Have a desire to strengthen regional food systems.
Geographical understanding of New Hampshire and Greater Boston.
Experience with sales, customer service, farming, graphic design, or working for a small business is a plus!
Please submit resume and cover letter explaining why you want to work for our company to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more info about Brookford Farm visit www.brookfordfarm.com
About the job
|Date||27 September 2019|