This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in growing the local food and craft economy in Portobello by overseeing the promotion of Portobello’s monthly market, and ensuring it’s growth and sustainability into the future. The role is varied in nature and would suit someone with skills and experience in marketing, retail, basic book-keeping, administration and working with volunteers. Candidates should also have a passion for local / organic food and sustainable development.
The successful candidate will be contracted on a self-employed basis.
Hours of work: 14 hours per month
Wage: £100 (gross) per month on a self-employed basis, plus 15% share of profits (after running costs) paid monthly.
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To be considered for this contract, please submit your CV and a covering letter explaining why you want this role and what skills and experience you would bring to it, to:Neil Woodward Company Secretary PEDAL – Portobello Transition Town 23A Bath Street Edinburgh EH14 1TJ
Alternatively you can send them by e-mail to market [at] pedal-porty [dot] org [dot] uk
Applications should be received no later than 5pm on Thursday 22nd December.
You should be available for interview on Friday 13th January 2012 and able to start work immediately in order to co-ordinate the market on Saturday 4th February 2012.