Employment


The following 2017 Full Time Opportunities are open

Beef Sales Associate

Foxhollow Farm is a family run, Biodynamic farm in Crestwood, Kentucky. We raise 100% grassfed beef and are dedicated to growing and sharing healthy food with our local community. Foxhollow’s grassfed beef is distributed regionally to individuals, restaurants, schools, farmers’ markets, and small local distributors. This is a Full Time position with a projected hire date of January 2017.

Summary:

Foxhollow Farm is seeking a Beef Sales Associate to assist in the sale and distribution of our 100% grassfed beef. The Sales Associate will follow and develop a targeted sales plan, create and maintain relationships with private, wholesale, and corporate accounts. We are looking for a customer service oriented person with a passion for sales who can demonstrate the down-home friendliness and authenticity associated with our farm. This is a wonderful opportunity for a person interested in supporting the local food movement and learning more about working for a small family farm.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Working with VP of Beef Sales & Marketing to execute on sales plan for direct to consumer and wholesale Foxhollow Farm grassfed beef sales
  • Developing leads and relationships to obtain additional "Buying Club" partnerships/pickup locations for direct to consumer sales
  • Creating and developing sales leads for direct to consumer and wholesale frozen & fresh grassfed beef sales
  • Assisting in operations of our on-farm retail grassfed beef store, the Fox Shop; answer phone inquiries from the public on the Fox Shop/Foxhollow Farm phone line in an accurate manner and provide courteous and helpful service to scheduled and unscheduled guests
  • Developing new distribution channels and partnerships to increase wholesale grassfed beef sales
  • Maintaining multiple customer databases
  • Invoicing customers
  • Delivering products to restaurants, retail establishments, buying clubs & any other customers as needed in the event the delivery driver is unable
  • Selling Foxhollow Farm grassfed beef at Farmer’s Markets; including booth setup and cleanup
  • Development and Sponsorship; Creating and developing a sales strategy and sales leads to solicit and secure event sponsorship for a percentage of Foxhollow’s Annual Fall Festival sponsorship goal
  • Providing excellent customer service & professionalism
  • Regularly meeting and exceeding sales goals
  • Assisting Vice President of Beef Sales & Marketing with other tasks as needed

Key Qualities:

  • Success driven
  • Must be able to work in various capacities (sales, set up, break down, farm chores)
  • Outstanding interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to plan ahead and think on your feet
  • Attention to detail, organized and assertive
  • Ability to take direction and take initiative

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; Business, Communication, Marketing majors ideal
  • Experience in retail or customer service
  • Proven communication and presentation skills (written and verbal)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Apple products
  • Valid Driver’s License and acceptable driving record
  • Reliable transportation and cell phone
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including verification of your past employment and criminal history
  • Must be willing to take a drug test
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to stand up for 4 hours at a time
  • Walking and running required
  • Lift and carry up to 30 pounds regularly
  • Working in a walk in freezer for periods of time
  • No uniform is required, but employees are expected to dress in an appropriate manner for working on a farm and being a professional

Our Culture

Foxhollow Farm is an idyllic workplace with the shared understanding of respecting our people, mission, farmland, animals, and community. Our core values are self development, teamwork, and integrity. We offer numerous perks to our employees to create an enjoyable workplace and encourage a true work-life balance. 

Perks include:

  • Plenty of open space to work away from your desk and catch great views of the farm
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Bring your well-trained dog to work
  • First right of refusal for available on-farm housing as it becomes available
  • Welcome Package of company products/merchandise
  • $50 per month cell phone reimbursement
  • 10% employee discount on Foxhollow Farm grassfed beef
  • Special employee pricing on Foxhollow Farm apparel
  • Volunteer opportunities to experience how we give back to our community
  • Volunteer opportunities to harvest with farmers
  • Educational opportunities to learn first-hand about our biodynamic farming practices
  • Periodic team outings and lunches with farm-fresh ingredients

Benefits:

Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance. Vacation days and PTO also offered.

This is a Full Time entry-level sales position with a projected hire date of February 2017.

$30,000 annual salary, plus sales bonuses

To apply:  

Complete the job application and send with a cover letter, resume, and three business references to iwantajob@foxhollow.com


 

The following 2017 Temporary Contractor Opportunities are open

2017 Temporary Event Contractor - Bar Manager

Foxhollow Farm is a family run farm in Crestwood KY. Our mission is to create a thriving Biodynamic farm community. We raise 100% grassfed beef and are dedicated to growing healthy food and strengthening the relationship between human beings and nature.

Summary:

To support our mission, Foxhollow Farm hosts events at the farm and invites our area community. We are seeking an organized, enthusiastic, energetic leader to manage the bar and its staff at our popular Sunset Concert Series. Concerts take place the second Friday evening of the month from May-September. The ideal candidate will be able to work all five concerts in the season. We are looking for someone with a lot of passion who can demonstrate the down-home friendliness and authenticity associated with our farm.

Duties & Responsibilities may include:

• Responsible for the complete set up and breakdown of two bars at each of five concerts

• Train and monitor 3 bartenders during the concert season

• Manage tills: count money in and out at each concert, monitor, and request change from Business Manager as needed

• Manage inventory: conduct counts at open and close of each concert, submit supply orders to the Community Engagement Manager

• Keep bar and supplies organized in a potentially busy environment, acting as bar back as needed during the concert

• Observe customers for signs of overuse of alcohol. Alert law enforcement and Community Engagement Manager in any case where unsafe consumption has taken place.

• Organize breaks for bar staff as needed

• Coordinate staff allocation to provide a fair mutually beneficial opportunity for each bartender and Foxhollow Farm

• Work with Community Engagement Manager to ensure beverage sponsor deliverables and lifestyle activation are provided as promised

• Familiarize with Oldham County liquor sales ordinance and laws.

Key Qualities:

• Must be 21 years of age or older and provide a valid drivers license.

• Ability to move quickly between various tasks

• Attention to detail

• Ability to take initiative

Education & Experience:

• Bartending, restaurant, catering and event experience required

• Experience in management and customer service

• Ability to do basic math calculations

• Must demonstrate previous participation in an Oldham County approved Safe Serving class (no more than 3 years prior) or attend an approved Safe Serving class before the first concert.

Physical Demands and Appearance:

• Stand for up to 4 hours at a time

• Walking and running required

• Lift and carry up to 35 lbs

• No uniform is required, though Foxhollow Farm representatives are expected to dress in a professional manner.

This is a contract labor position

This is a contract labor position. Pay negotiated commensurate with experience. Concert dates are for the 2017 Sunset Concert Series.

To apply: email your resume and cover letter with three references to iwantajob@foxhollow.com


 

2017 Temporary Event Contractor - Bartender

Foxhollow Farm is a family run farm in Crestwood, KY. Our mission is to create a thriving Biodynamic farm community. We raise 100% grassfed beef and are dedicated to

growing healthy food and strengthening the relationship between human beings and nature.

Summary: To support our mission, Foxhollow Farm hosts events at the farm and invites our area community. We are seeking enthusiastic, energetic and organized people to

bartend at our popular Sunset Concert Series. Concerts take place the second Friday evening of the month from May-September. The ideal candidate will be able to work all

five concerts. We are looking for someone with a lot of passion who can demonstrate the down-home friendliness and authenticity associated with our farm.

Duties & Responsibilities may include:

• Set up and work one bar station measuring and pouring drinks (no cocktail mixology required) and/or opening and serving beer

• Quickly calculate total bills, take appropriate money and make change for customers

• Report inventory needs in a timely fashion to Bar Manager

• Keep bar station organized in a potentially busy environment

• Serve customers quickly and efficiently

• Observe customers for signs of overuse of alcohol. Alert Bar Manager in any case where warning sign/unsafe behaviors are observed

• Communicate clearly with team and with customers

• Ensure all bar patrons are of legal age by requesting valid identification

• Be aware of beverage sponsor deliverables and lifestyle activation, promoting as applicable and acknowledging brand partner with courtesy and respect

• Assist Bar Manager in set up and break down of bar as required by supervisor

Key Qualities:

• Must be 21 years of age or older and provide a valid drivers license

• Ability to move quickly between various tasks

• Attention to detail

• Ability to take initiative

Education & Experience:

• Bartending, restaurant, catering and event experience required

• Experience in fast paced retail or customer service a plus

• Ability to do basic math calculations

• Must demonstrate previous participation in an Oldham County approved safe serving class (no more than 3 years prior) or attend an approved safe serving class before the first concert.

Physical Demands and Appearance:

• Stand for up to 4 hours at a time

• Walking and running required

• Lift and carry up to 20 lbs

• Bar staff will wear a clean and pressed Foxhollow Farm t-shirt (provided) and pants, shorts or skirts with no tears, holes or frayed ends.

This is a contract labor position

Pay is $9 per hour plus tips. Event dates are for the 2017 Sunset Concert Series. Bar manager

reserves the right to cut shifts based on concert attendance and weather.

To apply: email your resume and cover letter with three references to iwantajob@foxhollow.com


 

2017 Temporary Event Contractor

Foxhollow Farm is a family run farm in Crestwood KY. Our mission is to create a thriving Biodynamic farm community. We raise 100% grassfed beef and are dedicated to growing healthy food and strengthening the relationship between human beings and nature.

Summary: To support our mission, Foxhollow Farm hosts events at the farm and invites our area community. We are seeking an enthusiastic, energetic person to provide support for the Foxhollow team at our popular Sunset Concert Series. Concerts take place the second Friday evening of the month from May-September. The ideal candidate will be able to work all five concerts. We are looking for someone with a lot of passion who can demonstrate the down home friendliness and authenticity associated with our farm.

Duties & Responsibilities may include:

• Assist with setting up booths for Foxhollow and guests if needed

• Assist with parking guests, under direction from lead parker

• Set up and maintain trash and recycling stations at established locations throughout event

• Be prepared to run errands for supplies at event if needed

• Assist and answer questions about the event from our guests

• Assist Foxhollow staff with breakdown and clean up of event

• Represent the farm courteously, with friendliness and professionalism

• Communicate positively and effectively

• Build rapport with staff and have a hands – on, can-do, team attitude

• Other concert duties as assigned

Key Qualities:

• Must be 18 years of age and provide a valid drivers license

• Ability to move quickly between various tasks

• Attention to detail

• Ability to take direction and take initiative

Education/Experience:

• Food service, event, or customer service experience required

Physical Demands and Appearance:

• Stand for up to 4 hours at a time

• Ability to drive a Polaris or ATV, training provided

• Walking and running required

• Lift and carry up to 30 pounds

• No uniform is required, though employees are expected to dress in a professional manner

This is a contract labor position.

Pay is $11 per hour or a $50 minimum per concert. Event dates are for the 2017 Sunset Concert Series. Estimated 4-6 work hours per concert.

To apply: email your resume and cover letter with three references to iwantajob@foxhollow.com

 

Application

To submit an application, complete the online application  and send along with your resume and references to iwantajob@foxhollow.com.