The Center for an Agricultural Economy (CAE), based in Hardwick, VT, seeks a Logistics Manager For CAE Farm Connex (FX), our dynamic and expansive distribution program. This position will work closely with FX staff and management to actively support the day-to-day functions of this program in alignment with our larger organizational mission: to build resilience in the local food system. With a proactive approach to problem-solving, an ability to manage complex systems and willingness and ability to provide a high-level of support to a growing team, the Logistics Manager can anticipate playing a vital role in connecting our local farm and food producers with their customers across our robust distribution network.
Position: Logistics Manager
Reports to: Farm Connex General Manager
Schedule: 40 hours/week (on-site; M-F 10am-6pm with potential for some evenings and weekends)
Compensation: $55,000-$60,000 salary/year at full time 40 hrs/week, exempt
Benefits: Generous paid time off, SIMPLE IRA, Qualified Small Employer HRA, Employer-paid short-term disability and life insurance, professional development compensation.
CAE is a food systems hub in Hardwick, VT whose reach extends statewide and beyond. Our work touches all aspects of the food system in support of rural food businesses, farms, and communities. We work alongside our neighbors and partners to cultivate interdependence, take risks, and initiate change. We invite you to participate in our work to create a rural food system in which everyone has agency, support, and access to local food. For more information visit www.hardwickagriculture.org/jobs
Email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter or letter of interest, and include ‘Logistics Manager’ in your email subject line. We’re interested to hear your thoughts on any life or work experience as it relates to this position. Applicants who go on to interview with us will also be asked to provide references. Our application deadline is May 22, 2023. Initial interviews will begin on or near May 26th. Let us know if you have any questions!