New Hampshire: Stonyfield Farm seeks Director of Organic and Sustainable Agriculture

13 Jan

Organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm is seeking a Director of Organic and Sustainable Agriculture. Based at our Londonderry, NH office, the Director is the company’s lead advocate and educator on organic and sustainable agriculture issues. The ideal candidate will have a diverse range of experience and skills in organic and sustainable agriculture policy, education and communication and hands on experience with organic farming, preferably with dairy.

Responsibilities include:
–       Deepening internal education and staff expertise on organic and
sustainable agriculture issues
–       Networking and external spokesperson
–       Provide thought leadership and policy recommendations to the CEO and the
company’s marketing, sales and corporate communications teams
–       Lead advocate on agricultural policy issues
–       Research and knowledge management on organic benefits

Qualifications include extensive knowledge of and experience with organic
and sustainable agricultural practices and policy; a deep commitment to
organic; well versed on sustainable agricultural issues including labor,
animal welfare, community food security and the environment; excellent
research and analytical skills; and superb writing, speaking and project
management skills. We are seeking someone who is passionate and a
thoughtful leader. Requirements include Bachelor’s degree plus minimum of
ten years experience. A Masters degree is helpful. Travel will be required.

Salary commensurate with experience.

To Apply, please send cover letter, resume and salary expectations to
HR_resumes@stonyfield.com.

About Stonyfield Farm
Stonyfield Farm, celebrating its 28th year, is the world’s leading organic
yogurt company. Its all natural and certified organic yogurt, smoothies,
milk, cultured soy, frozen yogurt and ice cream are distributed nationally.
The company advocates that healthy food can only come from a healthy
planet, Stonyfield also donates 10% of its profits to efforts that help
protect and restore the Earth. For more information about Stonyfield Farm,
its products and initiatives, visit www.stonyfield.com .

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