Job Opportunity - Assistant to Market Managers



The Kalamunda Chamber of Commerce own and operate the award-winning Sunday Farmers Market (every Sunday of the year) and the monthly hawker-style night market (every third Friday between Oct & April )held in the central business district of Kalamunda.

This position reports to the Market Managers of the Kalamunda Farmers Market and the Kalamunda Night Market and assists in general set up of an information marquee, electrical equipment, tables and chairs and other infrastructure as required.

During the running of the markets, tasks include working with a team of volunteers to monitor bins, toilets, and act as a market ambassador providing information for public enquiries including directions to specific market stalls, retail shops, restaurants, cafes and other visitor/tourist information.

This position would suit someone who enjoys some physical work as well as having a flair for liaising with the public and stallholders.

The successful candidate will have:
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Sound health and physical ability to lift and set up equipment
* Ability to identify problems and assist in finding solutions
* Ability to work in a team (including volunteers)
* Availability to work Sundays and Friday evenings (once a month)
* Local knowledge
* C Class License

8 hours per week (Sunday markets) & 8 hours per month (Friday Night Markets)
$22 per hour (plus super)
Immediate start

To apply please submit a short covering letter addressing your previous work experience in a similar role and your current CV to :
Tabetha Beggs -
Closing date for applications Wednesday 6 December 2017

The successful candidate will have:
* Experience in events management or in a market environment;
* Understanding of compliance and regulation requirements around food, public safety and responsible behavior;
* Excellent interpersonal skills;
* Leadership skills;
* Commercial acumen in budgeting and reporting;
* Business development skills;
* Marketing skills;
* Availability to work every Sunday with an early start.



Contact Information

Kalamunda Chamber of Commerce,
50 Railway Road Kalamunda
+61 (0) 487 431 361


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