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Job Detail: Wholesale Sales Coordinator

About: 

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! 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • 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. 

Position Qualifications: 

  • 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.

To Apply: 

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 brookfordfarm.info@gmail.com

For more info about Brookford Farm visit www.brookfordfarm.com

About the job

Location Canterbury, NH
Field Administrative
Time Full-time
Date 27 September 2019

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Company name Brookford Farm
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