Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility

Local First Vermont Southern VT Sales Associate | Temporary | Part Time

Category: Non-profit

Location: 255 S. Champlain St., Ste. 11 , Burlington, VT 05401

Do you have a passion for supporting locally owned businesses? Is shopping small a choice you make every day? Do you love meeting new people and discovering new Vermonter owned businesses? Well, do we have a gig for you!

Local First Vermont is in search of energetic and enthusiastic sales associates who lives locally to our Southern Sales territory. Local First Vermont is a program of Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility. Our mission is to preserve and enhance the economic, human, and natural vitality of Vermont communities by promoting the importance of purchasing from locally owned independent businesses. The Buy Local Resource Guide and Coupon Book is both a printed book and mobile app produced by Local First Vermont. The Local First Vermont Sales Associate will recruit locally owned businesses in the Brattleboro and Bennington areas to participate.

Primary Responsibilities: This is a temporary, part-time position. You will report directly to the Program Manager, however you will make your own schedule and work independently, primarily remotely. Local First Sales Associate’s primary responsibility is to recruit Vermonter owned businesses to advertise in the 10th edition of the Buy Local Book and Mobile App, using established tools and criteria. You receive an hourly compensation and commission on as many advertisements as you are able to sell during the ad sales period, which is now through May.

Veterans, people of color, 1st generation students, individuals with disabilities, women in STEM fields, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with refugee status, adults changing careers or pursing a college degree, and individuals from diverse and often underrepresented populations are highly encouraged to join our work community.




To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to Jessica Shook,