Archive | South RSS feed for this section

Florida: Earth Learning seeks Office Manager

16 Jul

Payment: Dependent upon experience

Start Date: Immediately 


Earth Learning is a nonprofit 501 (c) located in Miami. We at Earth Learning believe that our food culture is at the core of our relationship with Earth, as individuals and communities.  For this reason, Earth Learning has begun to fashion its programs around inspiring the birth of a local, just, and sustainable foodshed in our home bioregion, the Greater Everglades.  For more information about our company please visit We have recently been expanding and will be needing an Office Manager to handle all the day-to-day responsibilities of the various projects. Candidates should have a strong background with at least 5 years experience in an office setting. We are looking for someone with solid organizational skills, the ability to coordinate with multiple projects, work on marketing endeavors and have some accounting skills. Computer skills are required.  We are hoping to find someone who is as dedicated to our vision as we are! To find out how to apply please contact Mario Yanez at or Elena Naranjo at

LA/Miami: Back to the Roots Ventures seeks Business Development Leaders

16 Jul

We’re building a new business development and sales team to create, execute and continuously evaluate BTTR’s go-to-market strategy, with a critical role in prospecting and cultivating our most important customer relationships and business opportunities.

As a Business Development Leader, you will be responsible for owning and driving the growth and evolution of Back to the Roots in your region.  Primary responsibilities include maintaining and growing sales in established retail channels, as well as identifying and opening new retail accounts, in your region.  Activities will include conducting in-store demonstrations, managing relationships with store staff, as well as other support activities to monitor and maintain sales.  Activities may also include participation in trade shows, special events, marketing activities, and other work relevant to marketing and selling BTTR’s products within your region, and outside of your region if needed.  You will work closely with BTTR’s management team to coordinate strategies for achieving company goals, as well as receive all necessary support you might need in your new role. Continue reading

North Carolina: ASAP seeks Program Coordinator

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

Missouri: Aquaponics Greenhouse seeks Manager

9 Jul

Large Aquaponics/Greenhouse operation located in Trenton, MO is seeking a highly motivated individual to supervise the aquaponics/greenhouse/field vegetable production. Continue reading

North Carolina: Poplar Ridge Farm seeks Chef

7 Jul

Position Available: Part-Time Chef on Certified Organic Produce, Flower and Herb Farm

Waxhaw, North Carolina

The owners of Poplar Ridge Farm are seeking a part-time chef for weekly lunch and dinner food preparation, cupboard stocking and menu planning. The chef will work four to five hours each day, Monday-Friday, and some weekends, on the farm beginning  August 29 or September 5.  A sooner start date is possible. Continue reading

North Carolina: Pullen Place seeks Cafe Manager

3 Jul

Be a part of our start up team, providing fresh, locally sourced food for customers of all ages and backgrounds in Raleigh’s historic Pullen Park. As part of an innovative public/private collaboration, Pullen Place is responsible for serving high quality yet affordable food in a unique, family friendly setting. After being closed for an extensive two year renovation, the park and café are slated to open in late Fall of 2011. Pullen Place is looking for a Café Manager to be responsible for the successful operation of the café. S/he will hire, train, manage, and oversee the café team to ensure that all customers receive exceptional food and service.  Continue reading

North Carolina: Inter-Faith Food Shuttle seeks Two Interns

27 Jun

Local Food Outreach Intern:   10-15 hours each week, 3 month commitment desired

This intern will support IFFS programs to assist farmers and gardeners in donating fresh produce to feed people in need. Through our Field Gleaning program we visit area farms and glean excess produce. Plant a Row for the Hungry provides opportunities for gardeners to donate homegrown produce through drop-off sites in the community.

Activities may include:

  • Conduct program outreach and volunteer recruitment
  • Identify local gardening publications and groups to promote programs and volunteer opportunities
  • Help plan volunteer appreciation and/or recruitment events
  • Assist in publishing a newsletter (PAR)
  • Write feature stories, design flyers, take photographs at local gardens
  • Create and conduct presentations at farmers market meetings
  • Assist in setting up new donation sites Continue reading