Work with New Roots Cooperative Farm!
New Roots Cooperative Farm is looking for a Marketing Coordinator for our new farm in Lewiston, Maine. New Roots is a four-person Somali Bantu farmer cooperative. We moved to our new 30-acre farm in 2017, after farming for 10 years on an incubator farm.
The Marketing Coordinator will work with New Roots Cooperative Farm to grow our marketing programs and will oversee the existing marketing for New Roots including our CSA customers, wholesale accounts, and farmstand.
New Roots currently runs a 120 member CSA with deliveries throughout Southern and Central Maine and sells at various farmers markets. The cooperative is expanding sales to wholesale customers like institutions, restaurants, and small grocery stores and by building a new farmstand on site in Lewiston.
This position is largely based on New Roots’ land in Lewiston. Some opportunities to work remotely are available, but candidates should expect to spend a significant portion of their working hours on or around the farm.
For more information about New Roots visit our website at www.newrootscooperativefarm.com.
The job entails:
Note: The Marketing Coordinator will need to use their own computer for this work and may need to work out of a home office at times.
Training will be available for the right candidate.
This is a part-time position for approximately 20 hours a week. The position will start in January and will last until at least October with a goal of a year-round position.
Compensation: $15-20 per hour.
Applications Due by: December 31st
If you are interested in this position please send a resume and cover letter including three references to firstname.lastname@example.org