Job Opportunity: Co-ordinator, Portobello Organic Market

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.

Download the job descrip­tion with per­son spe­cific­a­tion below:

PEDAL Market Coordinator

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
EH14 1TJ

Alternatively you can send them by e‑mail to

Applications should be received no later than 5pm on Thursday 22ndDecember.

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 4thFebruary 2012.

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