Administrative Assistant

Green City Growers is an employee owned (ESOP), Certified B Corporation and is the premier urban farming company based in Somerville, Massachusetts. We transform unused space into thriving urban farms, providing schools, homeowners, restaurants, businesses, and communities with immediate access to nutritious food, while revitalizing city landscapes and inspiring self-sufficiency.

Green City Growers is looking for a highly organized and detail-oriented part-time Administrative Assistant to join our team. This is a great opportunity to assist our employees with diverse projects and provide general administrative support.


Administration (ADM)

Reporting to:



  • Accounting: Assist with Accounts Payable to include reviewing, coding and processing invoices and allocating to correct cost centers. Collect, scan and code credit card receipts. Maintain vendor and customer accounts. Create reports to track expenses, payables, A/R, etc. Bank deposits.
  • Incoming Communication Management: Assist with incoming company e-mails and website form submissions and forward messages appropriately. Answer phone and voicemails and direct calls.
  • Vendor Management: Support relationships with outside vendors: information technology, internet/phone, insurance agents/providers.
  • Office & IT: Support information systems upkeep and liaison with external computer support. Procurement of office supplies. Receive, sort and distribute mail.
  • Additional Responsibilities: Filing, organization of workspaces, administrative tasks as needed.

Ideal Qualifications & Skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint).
  • Experience with accounting software (specifically, QuickBooks online and bill.com) preferred
  • Highly organized with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Multitasking and time-management skills with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work in a fast-paced environment efficiently and accurately.
  • High school degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Drivers’ license a plus

Work Schedule

  • Part-time, flexible work time to be coordinated
  • On-site, in office required

Green City Growers does not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

To apply, please attach a resume and send a brief email with the subject “Administrative Assistant” to jobs@greencitygrowers.com outlining your experience and desire to be part of our team. Please no calls or emails other than to this email address.