Farmers Market Associate - Antigonish
Petite Riviére Vineyards
Antigonish, NS

Contract Sales Associate

Petite Riviere Vineyards is a destination winery in the LaHave River Valley Wine Region on the south shore of Nova Scotia.

If you enjoy wine and want to work a few hours every Saturday in your community, this is a position for you. We are currently seeking a Contract Sales Associate to represent Petite Riviere Vineyards at the Antigonish Farmer’s Market.

Position Overview
Title: Petite Riviere Vineyards Contract Sales Associate – Antigonish Farmer’s Market

Time: Saturdays, 8:30am -1pm
Pay Rate: $ 15.00/Hour – no employment benefits
Location: The Exhibition Grounds, 30 James Street, Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Qualifications
- Fit enough to carry up to 50lbs
- Personable, engaging with a well-kept appearance
- Wine appreciation/knowledge
- Excellent oral and written communication skills

- Must have access to a computer

- Social Media savvy - you will be asked to create posts from the market
- Access to reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license
- Mature self-starter, organized, responsible and dependable
- Ability and willingness to work independently

- Must be 19 years or older

Responsibilities
- Sales at weekly Farmer's Markets

- Offering samples to customers
- Setting up and tearing down at markets
- Balancing Sales spreadsheets in Excel
- Submit weekly sales sheet to head office
- Tracking inventory numbers of your stock to match with head office
- Organizing inventory restocking with the winery
- Phoning in credit card payments

Possible Additional Opportunities

- NSLC Consumer tastings

- Additional sales opportunities (external events, etc)

This Market will be starting in June, running throughout the summer until the end of September, and Christmas Markets in December. The market occurs once a week for 4.5 hours, plus you will be paid 1 hour for setup/teardown, sales reporting, and credit card processing.

Must be available for a day of paid training at Petite Riviere Vineyards, 1300 Italy Cross Rd, Crousetown NS.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Location:

  • Antigonish, NS (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Drivers (Preferred)