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California: Monterey Bay Aquarium seeks Seafood Watch Partnership Program Manager

16 Jul

The Seafood Watch Partnership Program Manager is a position within the Seafood Watch program of the Monterey Bay Aquariums Center for the Future of the Oceans. The Managers role is to maintain and strategically enhance a national network of more than 200 Conservation Outreach Partners including zoos, aquariums, businesses and restaurants. The position monitors, empowers and advises our partners in communicating and conducting outreach activities that raise awareness about sustainable seafood and contribute to the Seafood Watch programs strategic conservation goals. Continue reading

Washington State: The City of Seattle seeks Food Systems Coordinator

12 Jul

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Georgia: Daily Groceries Co-op seeks General Manager

13 Jun

JOB SUMMARY Daily Groceries Co-op invites applications and nominations for the position of General Manager. The General Manager is responsible for the achievement of Daily Groceries Co-op organizational results as defined in policies developed by the board of directors and embodied in the strategic plan. The general manager reports to the seven-member board of directors, which is elected by the members of the cooperative. The board operates under Policy Governance, a system that emphasizes vision and values empowerment and accountability. The board uses policy to define the results the general manager is expected to achieve within defined limits of prudence and ethics. The general manager has the authority to hire, direct, structure, and evaluate all other staff. Continue reading

Belgium: The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food seeks Communications Assistant

24 May

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food,
Olivier De Schutter (Professor, University of Louvain (UCL), Belgium) is looking for a

Part-time (75%) for a period of min. 20 months


Since May 2008, Prof. Olivier De Schutter is the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food. Among his tasks, the Special Rapporteur is expected:

  • To promote the full realization of the right to food and the adoption of measures at the national, regional and international levels for the realization of the right to food.
  • To present recommendations on possible steps with a view to achieving progressively the full realization of the right to food.
  • To work in close cooperation with all States, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as with other relevant actors. Continue reading

New York State: The Schoharie County Planning & Development Agency seeks temporary Agricultural Marketing Specialist

21 May

The Schoharie County Planning & Development Agency is seeking qualified applicants to fill a temporary Agricultural Marketing Specialist position.
This will be a full time (37.5 hours per week) appointment for 25 weeks.
Starting salary: $23.89/hour
DEADLINE: May 31, 2011 Continue reading

NYC: Make Do Productions seeks Intern

11 May
Make Do Productions, a New York based independent documentary film company, seeks an intern eager to learn the ins and outs of documentary filmmaking.
Candidates must possess a desire to be involved in the food movement and to learn about crop diversity – our seeds, sustainable agriculture, soil fertility, climate change, and the works. Candidates must also be self-motivated and keen on developing their research, database management, fundraising, and assistant editing skills amongst a wide range of tasks. Continue reading

Washington State Department of Agriculture seeks Organic Reviewer

5 May

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