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FRESH seeks Interns

24 Feb

Location: Several cities throughout the United States

The documentary film, FRESH, is looking for one intern in each of the following cities:  New York, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, Austin, Boulder/Denver, Minneapolis and Chicago to publicize and coordinate FRESH Restaurant Week, which will coincide with the theatrical release of FRESH in each of these cities (from April through June).

This position starts immediately and lasts for at least 2 months. Continue reading

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

Food and Water Watch seeks to fill Several Positions

29 Jan

Location: Chicago, Illinois / Washington, DC / San Francisco, California

Food & Water Watch is a leading national consumer advocacy organization that runs dynamic, cutting edge campaigns challenging the corporate control and abuse of our food and water resources.  Since 2005, we have won significant victories to protect our food and water. Our work has been featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post and other major media outlets.

We’re expanding our organizing department here at Food & Water Watch, and are hiring for FOUR NEW ORGANIZING POSITIONS! We’re hiring two midwest field organizers (one in Chicago, one with flexible location) and two national online and outreach organizing positions (one in DC, one in San Francisco). Continue reading

RSF Social Finance seeks an Administrative Assistant

30 Nov

Location: San Francisco, California

RSF Social Finance seeks to hire an Administrative Assistant who aspires to apply his/her professional experience, creative capacity, and relationship skills to support a social mission dedicated to a more just and sustainable world. The Administrative Assistant will be primarily responsible for providing clerical and administrative support to RSF’s President & CEO and the Chair of the Board. Continue reading

Urban Sprouts seeks an Operations Manager

24 Nov

Location: Hayes Valley, San Francisco, California

Classification: Part Time – 15 to 20 hours a week

Reports To: Executive Director

By cultivating school gardens in San Francisco’s under-served neighborhoods, Urban Sprouts partners with youth and their families to build eco-literacy, equity, wellness, and community. Our gardens help students become more engaged in school and connect with food, the environment and each other.

Urban Sprouts seeks an Operations Manger to assist the Executive Director in the areas of general administration, finance, and some development support. These responsibilities will be complemented by our fiscal sponsor’s accounting and administrative staff. For this reason, an advanced level of experience in bookkeeping is not necessary; a fast-learner with 3-5 years of experience in an administrative or financial role in a nonprofit organization is sought.
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NewSeed Advisors needs an Intern

20 Nov

Location: New York City or San Francisco

NewSeed Advisors is seeking an intern to help plan the upcoming Agriculture 2.0 conference, the first investor conference for sustainable agriculture. The conference will be held in Palo Alto, California in March 2010.

The intern will work a flexible 15-20 hours per week and can be located in our offices in NYC or work remotely from the San Francisco area.  The work will be a combination of research and administrative, and will help the intern to become familiar with many aspects of sustainable agriculture, particularly financing options for farmers, agri-preneurs, and sustainable agriculture technology.  This internship is unpaid but can qualify for school credit.  To apply, please send a brief cover letter and resume to bailey (at) newseedadvisors.com.

Roots of Change (ROC) seeks Development Manager

9 Nov

Location: Downtown San Francisco at 221 Kearny Street

Roots of Change is a non-profit organization with the goal of creating a sustainable food system in California by the year 2030. We develop and provide grants, contracts, fellowships and other support services to a network of leaders and institutions in California who agree to collaborate towards that goal. The network includes producers, workers, businesses, nonprofits, communities, government agencies, and foundations. Network members share strategies and objectives, and collaborate on projects that enhance production practices, markets, and policies that shape the food system.

The Development Manager will play a key role in the transformation to a food system that is socially just and environmentally healthy, and offers access to healthy food to all Californians. Diversity is a key organizing principle at ROC and the Development Manager will work with a wide variety of Californians from urban and rural areas including consumers, NGO representatives, and those from many sectors of food production and distribution. Continue reading