Submission deadline: January 29, 2018
LOCATION: Yellowknife, NT
DURATION: February 15, 2018 to December 20, 2018
10 hours a week, February 15 to April 30;
20 hours a week from May 1 to September 30, including Tuesday markets from June 5th to September 18th from 3:30 to 7:30pm;
10 hours a week from October 1 to December 20, including the delivery of the YKFM Christmas Market on December 4, 2018.
CONTRACT AMOUNT: $20,000 (to be negotiated)
Background: Created in 2013, the Yellowknife Farmers Market (YKFM) wants to inspire and nurture a healthy community by building a local, sustainable and Northern food economy in a vibrant, diverse and inclusive market place.
Scope of Work*: In collaboration with the YKFM board of directors, the Market Manager supports all operations of the YKFM. The work includes, yet is not limited to:
- Implementing the selection process of the 2018 vendors,
- Communication (i.e. posting weekly on social media, monitoring the YKFM e-mail account, etc.),
- Overseeing all aspects of the delivery of the markets (both Summer and Christmas Market).
Skills: Leader with strong social media, communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Selection: The contractor will be selected on the basis of their ability to add value to the success of the YK Farmers Market.
Please send proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org
Ensure contact name, e-mail and phone are included.
Those selected for an interview will be contacted by February 8, 2018.
*Please note: a full contract description can be provided upon request.