Hiring Farm Advisor Program Coordinator

Update 5/11/22: We are no longer taking applications for this role. Please refer to nofari.org/job-opportunities for other openings.

Farm Advisor Program Coordinator

Seeking a part-time program coordinator to manage the Organic Farm Advisor Program. This job can be done remotely, with preference given to applicants based in Rhode Island.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain current advisor contracts and recruit new advisors as needed
  • Receive and evaluate applications for advising
  • Approve applications for advising and assign advisors with board consent
  • Obtain evaluation forms from advisees and invoices from advisors
  • Compile data from advising activities for grant reports and annual report as needed
  • Maintain and update paper and electronic documents
  • Manage the program within funding limits established by grant contracts and the board
  • Promote advisor program by networking at NOFA and other events, advertising, and other means

Qualifications:

  • Organized and timely communicator
  • Familiarity with organic farming and Rhode Island food & agriculture community
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, accessibility, and relationship-building
  • Experience supporting grant programs a plus

Hours and compensation: Starting at $25/hr, approx. 10-15 hours a month.

To apply: Email [email protected] with your resume and qualifications.