Warner Farm hiring Wholesale Business Manager

Sunderland, Massachusetts

Warner Farm Job Postings

Wholesale Business Manager

Farm Description: Warner Farm is a diversified small fruit and vegetable farm located in Sunderland, Ma. We grow both certified organic and IPM crops and sell wholesale produce throughout the Pioneer Valley as well as operate a CSA and farmers markets in Eastern Massachusetts.

Job Description: This position is responsible for overseeing the farm’s wholesale accounts and pack house activities. Wholesale is one of the primary marketing outlets for the farm and this is a central position in the overall farm operation. This position would likely involve some basic tractor work and filling in with other assorted farm tasks as needed

Duties include: communicating with wholesale customers; establishing availability lists and distributing them to customers; compiling orders and creating invoices daily; coordinating harvests with crew leaders and other farm management; managing crop washing and packing in our main packing house and managing a packing house crew; maintaining and cleaning vegetable washing equipment and area; coordinating deliveries and pick-ups; basic tractor work such as harrowing, cultivating, field prep, etc.

Requirements:
Strong organizational skills
Strong communication skills and an outgoing personality
Good management skills
Ability to lift up to 40lb

Preferred:
Sales experience
Previous farm and tractor driving experience
Experience with Quickbooks
This is a seasonal position running from April-October requiring up to 60 hours per week during the height of the season (June-August). Compensation is commensurate with experience. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to david@warnerfarm.com.

 

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