Farmers Market Sales Representative - Flowering Sun Ecology

03 Apr 2024
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Job Title: Farmers Market Sales Representative

Company Overview:

Flowering Sun Ecology is a leading gourmet mushroom farm specializing in the cultivation of high-quality, organic mushrooms. Our farm is committed to sustainable practices and delivering fresh, flavorful mushrooms to our customers. We are currently seeking a passionate and dynamic individual to join our team as a Farmers Market Sales Representative.

Job Description:

As a Farmers Market Sales Representative, you will play a crucial role in representing our gourmet mushroom farm at local farmers markets. You will be responsible for engaging with customers, showcasing our range of fresh mushrooms, and driving sales through excellent customer service and product knowledge.

Responsibilities:

Drive our mushroom delivery van to the markets in Westchester NY

Set up and maintain an attractive and organized display of our gourmet mushrooms at the farmers market booth.

Engage with customers in a friendly and informative manner, educating them about the varieties of mushrooms we offer, their culinary uses, and nutritional benefits.

Provide exceptional customer service by answering questions, offering cooking tips, and assisting customers with their purchases.

Process transactions accurately and efficiently using our point-of-sale system.

Monitor inventory levels and communicate with farm management to ensure adequate stock for each market.

Keep the market booth clean and well-maintained throughout the day.

Collaborate with the marketing team to develop promotional materials and strategies to attract customers to our booth.

Represent our farm professionally and positively, fostering relationships with customers, fellow vendors, and market organizers.

Requirements:

Passion for gourmet food, agriculture, and sustainable farming practices.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Strong sales and customer service abilities.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Flexibility to work weekends and holidays, as farmers markets typically operate on weekends.

Physical ability to set up and dismantle market booths, and lift boxes of mushrooms weighing up to 20 pounds.

Previous experience in sales, customer service, or farmers market operations is preferred but not required.

Benefits:

Competitive hourly wage - $20/hour + performance-based commission bonuses.

Opportunity to work in a dynamic and rewarding environment, interacting with customers and fellow food enthusiasts.

Employee discounts on our gourmet mushroom products.

Potential for growth and advancement within our company.

Join our team and be part of bringing the freshest, most delicious mushrooms to our community at the farmers market! If you are passionate about food, enjoy interacting with people, and thrive in a fast-paced environment, we want to hear from you.

Apply now by submitting your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications for the position.

Full-time
  • ID: #51387907
  • State: New York Hudson valley 00000 Hudson valley USA
  • City: Hudson valley
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2024-04-03
  • Deadline: 2024-06-02
  • Category: Sales
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