North Carolina: ASAP seeks Program Coordinator

13 Jul
ASAP is hiring a Program Coordinator for farm outreach and our Appalachian Grown program.

PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES:
  • Provide leadership in the implementation of the ASAP Appalachian Grown™ program
  • Facilitate the connections between farmers and purchasers of local farm products
  • Work with retailers ranging from restaurant owners and chefs, to distributors and large grocery store chains, to institutional markets (hospitals, K-12 schools, etc.)
  • Represent ASAP by speaking and appearing at training and networking events
  • Work with Local Food Campaign staff to photograph, design, and implement promotional materials and campaigns
  • Counsel and assist farms with marketing and basic business planning and implementation

EXPERIENCE:

  • At least 2 years’ experience and/or training in farming, produce management, or marketing of agricultural products

Deadline to apply is July 21, 2011. Click HERE for application instructions and a full job description.

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