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Roots of Change seeks a Program Manager

16 Feb

Location: San Francisco, California

Roots of Change seeks a contractor to act as Program Manager of the CDFA-funded California Farmers Market Consortium.  We expect that the work will average 20 hours a week from now until Sept 31, 2010 and will include travel to the partner sites, two all-day meetings with partners, monthly conference calls, and meetings in the Roots of Change office in San Francisco.  The contract may be extended for a year.  Continue reading

Angelic Organics Learning Center seeks a Program Manager for the Farmer Training Initiative

11 Jan

Location: Chicago, Illinois

The Program Manager assists Sheri Doyel, the Program Director at the Angelic Organics Learning Center, with the development and implementation of our expanding Farmer Training Initiative.  We currently administer the farmer-led Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training (CRAFT) for the northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin region and we provide a business planning and mentoring program for new farm enterprises (Stateline Farm Beginnings®). The Farmer Training Initiative in expanding its offering to serve the needs of farmers in years 2 – 5 of business establishment, as well as member farmers seeking further education.  The Program Manager is also instrumental in the development of departmental budgets and grant management.  The Program Manager is directly involved in collaborative work with project partners, including Michael Fields Agricultural Institute, Land Connection, University of Illinois-extension, Land Stewardship Project, WI – Center for Integrated Agriculture Systems, Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection. This position is full-time and grant funded. This position works closely with the department assistant, independent contractors and an extensive volunteer network. Start date: February 2010.

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Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO) seeks a Program Manager

27 Nov


Location: Helena, Montana

Deadline: December 23, 2009 or until a suitable applicant is found

Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO) is seeking a strong leader with integrity, confidence, and good communication skills to serve as the organization’s Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Program Manager.

The ideal candidate will have a background in sustainable agriculture and/or food systems and should be capable of building strong relationships with a diverse membership, community leaders, interested citizens, researchers, educators, and funders. Continue reading