Wander In, is a curated retail incubator store featuring local makers and entrepreneurs with a variety of products and art. Wander In is a small business incubator program where vendors will have the opportunity for a prime retail space with low startup costs to develop their skills in running a small business through training and mentorship to assist in growing your business.
Retail training and mentorship through Mason Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
A staffed storefront with a central point of sale (POS) system
Inclusion in marketing of your business and products
Opportunities to participate in store and community events
Opportunities to host workshops or classes
Wander In is designed to be a curated collection of products from evolving small businesses. Applications will be reviewed and selected vendors will be contacted with follow-up questions. Selected vendors will sign an agreement with Old Town Fairfax Business Association, the operators of Wander In.
Old Town Fairfax Business Association is a non-profit merchant association in the historic Old Town district in the City of Fairfax, VA. We are a professional, innovative, commmunity-driven organization, and our goal is to provide a retail incubator store to support, showcase, and help grow our small business community.
As an employee of the Old Town Fairfax Business Association (OTFBA), additional supportive tasks may be added as a part of scheduled work. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for retail management and creating a viable business incubator program, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $20.00 per hour
Benefits: Flexible schedule
Ability to Commute/Relocate: Old Town Fairfax, VA 22030: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Experience: Retail Management, Business Management, Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: In person, Old Town Fairfax, VA 22030
Submission: To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to with subject line “Wander In Retail Manager” to firstname.lastname@example.org and cc to executivedirector@
Deadline to Apply: Monday, October 23, 2023.