Farmstand Assistant Manager (Seasonal)

Morning Glory Farm
Edgartown, MA
United States
Job Description

Title: Farmstand Assistant Manager (seasonal)

Dept: Farmstand

Hours: Full time

Season: Season starts March through January, possibly longer.

Report to: Farmstand Manager

Wage: See below

Morning Glory’s farmstand features products from our fields, other Island farms and beyond. Throughout the season you will find our shelves are overflowing with our cut flowers, vegetables and fruits that we pick fresh daily and offer at the peak of their freshness for you to enjoy.

The Farmstand Assistant Manager provides exceptional external and internal customer service support to the Farmstand. Responsible for assisting in daily planning, organizing, and follow up with activities within the Farmstand, such as confirming pricing and signage is correct and completing management floor walks when required.

In our daily work, we:

  • Assist and support Farmstand Manager by performing assigned tasks for all daily operations.

  • Maintaining store cleanliness standards and proper store signage at all times.

  • Hiring, training, and mentoring/development of new employees in partnership with store manager.

  • Provides prompt and courteous customer service, resolving customer issues in a timely manner.

  • Manages store inventory and ensures store personnel adhere to inventory procedures, product handling guidelines, and cash control policies to minimize losses.

  • Coordinates, directs and assists with the receipt of all truck deliveries.

  • Oversees opening & closing store routines and procedures

  • Ensuring Farmstand staff are following company policies by communicating the core values of the organization and creating a sense of teamwork among staff.

  • Carry out additional duties and to take on extra responsibilities as and when required.