124 Grand Market Assistant Coordinator Sundays

Posted 15-01-2019
Category Local In-Office
Interns Needed 0
Anticipated Timeline June 2019-October 2019
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By joining our small and dynamic team at the 124 Grand Market you get to be a part of a special Edmonton fixture. Over the last 7 years the 124 Grand Market has become a summer destination hot spot in Edmonton and hosts 50+ vendors and thousands of patrons each week. This is a rain or shine market that runs June 2019 through October 2019 Sundays on 124 an 102 (east). 

As assistant market manager you will work with our two market directors to ensure each week runs smoothly and efficiently. This entails clearing the street, ensuring smooth load-in and load-out of vendors, customer service and patron safety, sound stage management, and general vendor relations. You will become an integral element to the success of the market.

Ideal for someone with course work in:

  • Business Management
  • Agriculture
  • Arts and Cultural Management
  • Event Management

Some specialized skills required:

  • Interest in Alberta Food and Agriculture is a plus
  • Valid AB Driver's license
  • Customer Service
  • Organizational Management
  • Good communication skills (verbal)
  • Creative Problem Solving

What we will accomplish at the end of the Internship:

  • Being a communicative, flexible, and effective member of our tight-knit team
  • Assist in upholding vendor regulations and mitigate any issues as they arise.
  • Be on-site Sundays from 8-4 PM for the execution of the 124 Grand Market
  • Ensuring successful day-of operations at the Grand Market, including but not limited to: transport and set-up of operational material (this will include heavy lifting), community relations, directing and guiding vendors in their set-up, parking control, attendance tracking, entertainment and volunteer recognition, assisting in tear-down **all on site specific tasks**