Retail Sales Associates
Come join our team of talented employees, in a fast paced, growing, mission-based company located in Vermont’s beautiful Northeast Kingdom. High Mowing Organic Seeds is an independently owned leader in the non-GMO seed, farming and food community, committed to providing high quality organic seeds to our customers. We care about the earth, each other and what we do and are seeking an experienced full-time year-round Retail Sales Associate that shares our vision.
The Retail Sales Associate is primarily focused on selling to commercial growers through both inbound and outbound channels. The successful candidate will conduct outreach calls and visits to organic vegetable farms in order to reach or exceed sales goals. He/she will learn from growers about wholesale and direct market demands and help growers meet those demands. The ideal candidate must be detail oriented, possess excellent prioritization and organizational skills, solid written and oral communication skills, and have the desire to work independently and execute complicated tasks without intensive supervision. This person must have practical working knowledge of seed production, breeding, and conducting trials. Three to five years of experience with commercial organic vegetable production or broad knowledge of commercial vegetable varieties and organic farming techniques is required. A Bachelors of Science Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Soil Science or similar field is preferred.
A complete job description can be obtained on our website: www.highmowingseeds.com/job-opportunities.html. Please email your resume, cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put the job title in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls please.