DATE POSTED 4/18/2022
Down to Earth Farmers Market has an opportunity for someone who excels at marketing communication to get involved in the creation of a sustainable, local food system. Use your skills to present local farmers and artisan food makers to the public and to illustrate Down to Earth Market’s mission and achievements.
Down to Earth Market has been creating and managing farmers markets for over 30 years. We’re based in Ossining, NY and manage farmers markets in Westchester and New York City. We are a small, entrepreneurial, mission driven company and Certified B Corp. that believes real food and committed people can make a difference for our communities, the environment and the future of farming. Learn more at downtoearthmarkets.com.
Down to Earth Market is looking for a Digital Marketing Manager who will report to the Managing Director. You will be responsible for creating and posting content across our digital platforms, which include web, email and social media. Your design and writing skills will foster community around our network of farmers markets, showcase our wide array of vendors, and present Down to Earth as a trusted leader in the NYC-area local food movement. Your success will be measured by the strength of our connection with current and potential shoppers, robust participation by vendors, and a strong link between shopper engagement in the farmers markets and in the digital world.
This is a part-time, remote position. Work hours can be flexible as long as you meet the weekly deadlines and overlap with the rest of the office team for at least four hours between 9am and 5pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays (there will be less flexibility during the training period). This job requires around 24 hours of desk work per week as well as occasional visits to farmers markets on weekends. Pay is $18-$20 an hour based on skills and experience.
You must have:
Apply by emailing your resume and a cover letter to Dacotah. Your cover letter should include a mock-up of a post that you think would work well in one of our social media feeds (specify which one), and two topics you think would work for blog posts.