Market and Communications Internship

Learn about CSA and farmers market management, organizational communication strategies, and event planning.

The Marketing & Communications internship will support the Global Growers Market team with a focus on farmers markets, community supported agriculture (CSA), restaurants, e-newsletters, social media, community outreach, and public relations.  We host two marketing and communications interns per season.

Responsibilities

Help with set-up, sales and record-keeping at our market outlets (I.e. farmers markets, CSA and restaurant distribution)

Coordinate inventory and storage to support market operations, including logging, sorting and prepping vegetables for market

Develop media strategies, including e-newsletters, website content, and social media outlets

Assist with planning, organizing and hosting Global Growers’ events

Requirements

Must be able to lift 30 lbs and provide own transportation; excellent communication and writing abilities; adept with learning and using web-based applications for basic website maintenance and database management; basic graphics skills are useful

Schedule

A minimum of 10 hours per week scheduled flexibly including availability on either Wednesdays and Saturdays