Red Tomato is currently seeking an intern for the 2017 season to learn the ins and outs of local produce distribution by assisting with trade and marketing during our direct store delivery program (i.e., summer). Interns are encouraged to bring ideas for projects they’d like to complete, and will join RT staff in taking orders, developing marketing materials, on farm and store visits, and assist in demos.
A full description is available here.
To apply, please e-mail Gideon a cover letter and resume at email@example.com.
Red Tomato is a great place to work. The values we strive to bring to the workplace include:
- Innovation, risk taking and ‘learning by doing’
- Passionate commitment to our vision
- Respect, honesty and fairness in all of our relationships
- Joy, cooperation and balance in our work life
Established in 1997, and located in Plainville, Massachusetts, Red Tomato is an ambitious non-profit that works its heart out to deliver fresh, great tasting produce while cultivating a more sustainable, ethical food system. Rooted in fair trade, Red Tomato strives to bring fairness, transparency and sustainability to every aspect of the way we do business — including stewardship of the earth, equitable and safe treatment of farmers and workers, wide access to affordable and healthy food, and the financial well-being of both Red Tomato and the farms in our network. Through years of experience, Red Tomato has developed innovative, lean systems that rely on existing wholesale distribution to enable our small organization to deliver everything from apples to zucchini to local grocery stores, produce distributors, neighborhood restaurants, schools and colleges across the Northeast.