YV Food Hub General Manager
Join our team and become a integral part of Montana's local food system! Help support and expand market opportunities for farmers and ranchers in the beautiful Yellowstone Valley.
The YV Food hub is seeking a passionate, detail-oriented, and self motivated food systems professional with great communication and problem solving skills. The General Manager is in charge of executing the decisions related to ongoing operation of the Food Hub, implementing the business plan, recruiting and retaining member producers and strategic partners, engaging wholesale accounts, overseeing marketing, and fundraising (including grant writing).
The ideal candidate should be highly motivated, possess passion for local/agricultural products and local food network, be organized, and outgoing with excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Experience with farming, food or community development work and working knowledge of basic computer software skills, such as Google Docs, square, and online food marketing (Local Food Marketplace or a similar software) is a must, experience marketing on a variety of social media platforms is a plus.
The General Manager is a full-time salaried position that will work very closely with a group of dynamic agricultural / local food entrepreneurs and is accountable to the Board of Directors. The General Manager must have an ability to exercise independent judgment to develop and execute strategies to achieve the organization’s goals.
Learn more and apply at yvfoodhub.com/employment