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Market Manager, Regional Manager


Market Manager

A Market Manager with the Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association, working under the direction of a Regional Manager, serves as the on-site manager for assigned Certified Farmers’ Markets. The Market Manager ensures their markets operate in compliance with state law, health codes and organizational rules. The Market Manager also completes office duties related to planning, record-keeping, and correspondence for the market.

The role of the Market Manager is to develop and maintain the relationships with producers and stakeholders that participate in the markets they operate. This is accomplished through thoughtful planning and execution of operational tactics and strategies for their market, supportive communication with the producers in their markets, and outreach to the communities surrounding their markets.

A Certified Farmers’ Market is an area approved by a County Agricultural Commissioner that allows California farmers to sell products of their own production directly to consumers in the state. Each of PCFMA’s Certified Farmers’ Markets also includes an adjacent area where complementary items may be sold.

To start your career as a Market Manager with PCFMA, apply online today!

 

Regional Manager

A Regional Manager with the Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association, working under the direction of the Director of Direct Marketing, leads a team in the successful operation of multiple certified farmers’ markets within an assigned region. This includes leadership and supervision of a team of Market Managers, Assistant Market Managers and Market Assistants; ensuring markets operate in compliance with state law, health codes and organizational rules; and the development and implementation of operational, marketing, special event, and outreach plans for the farmers’ markets.

The role of the Regional Manager is to provide leadership and positive reinforcement to their direct reports. A Regional Manager helps develop and support the strategic plans for their regions, the markets operated by their direct reports, and for the Direct Marketing Center as a whole. The Regional Manager articulates these plans, and the organizational values and mission, in a positive manner on an ongoing basis. Regional Managers ensure that Market Managers and other staff members receive the resources and training they need to accomplish their strategic goals and derive fulfilment from their role at PCFMA.

A Certified Farmers’ Market is an area approved by a County Agricultural Commissioner that allows California farmers to sell products of their own production directly to consumers in the state. Each of PCFMA’s Certified Farmers’ Markets also includes an adjacent area where complementary items may be sold.

To start your career as a Regional Manager with PCFMA, apply online today!