March 29, 2017
The Massachusetts Food System Collaborative is hiring!
Position: Communications Specialist
Reports to: Director
Hours: 20 weekly
Term: 1 year, with potential for continuation depending upon funding availability.
Wage: $20/hour, (IRS-1099, no benefits)
Start date: ASAP
About the MA Food System Collaborative:
The MA Food System Collaborative was established in 2016 to promote, monitor, and facilitate implementation of the MA Local Food Action Plan. The Plan is a comprehensive set of recommendations toward a sustainable, equitable food system for the Commonwealth. The Collaborative works to encourage progress toward the goals of the Plan through education, networking, and advocacy. Learn more about the Collaborative at www.mafoodsystem.org.
The Communications Specialist will work with the Director to plan and execute a communications strategy that amplifies the work of the Collaborative and its allies, encourages broad engagement in projects the Collaborative supports, and educates the general public about the value of a sustainable, equitable food system. This is a new position, and is critical to the success of the Collaborative.
Send cover letter, resume, and 2-3 writing samples (links OK) to Winton Pitcoff, Director: [email protected].
Applications accepted until April 7, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.