General Manager Full Time
Three County Fair
Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden Agricultural Society is in search of a General Manager to lead day to day operations of the Three County Fairgrounds and manage the ongoing success of the Three County Fair, America's oldest county fair, which occurs annually on Labor Day weekend. Weekend and hosts upwards of 40,000 attendees. A 501(c)(3) Nonprofits Directed and supported by a 24 member Board of Directors, seven full and part-time employees and over 150 volunteers the General Manager has year-round responsibility for the management of all events and activities at Three County Fairgrounds.
Job Summary: Using considerable independent judgment and initiative, the General Manager directs all aspects of the operations of the fairgrounds including the Three County Fair. Working under the direction of the Fair's Board of Directors, this position is responsible for marketing and promotion of the Fair and related community events, grounds and facility rentals and the coaching and support of Fair employees.
This is an ideal opportunity for someone with business management and development experience who desires to lead the Fair in its mission to be a vibrant community partner in the celebration and promotion of agriculture, rural living and sustainability.