Now hiring: Manager of Communications

June 19, 2019

The Central Market Trust, a non-profit organization that manages Lancaster Central Market, is inviting interested candidates to apply for the full-time position of Manager of Communications.

The duties and responsibilities of the position are:

  • On Market days, assist with Market operations and ensure an outstanding experience for Standholders, shoppers, and other stakeholders.
  • Support the Manager of Operations by monitoring safety and security, compliance with policies, and acting as an information resource for visitors and Standholders.
  • Develop and implement events, community partnerships, and strategic business opportunities to maintain and grow the community of loyal Central Market supporters.
  • Manage Market merchandise and information stand.
  • Serve as the spokesperson for Market, using website, social media, and print communications to communicate with Standholders, volunteers, donors, and the general public.
  • Provide administrative support to the board of directors and committees of the Central Market Trust, including correspondence, event planning, and database management.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, preferably in communications, development, business administration, or a related field
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience in a related position
  • Proficiency in social media, website maintenance, event management

Salary range $40,000-$45,000. To apply, please submit a current resume, professional references, and a cover letter, no later than July 19, by email to

If you’d like to download the job description, you can find it Manager of Communications Job Posting.