Northern Colorado Food Cluster
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|Posted On:||Thursday, 28th December 2017|
Fort Collins, CO
PO Box 1545 Fort Collins, CO 80522
About the Company
The mission of the Northern Colorado Food Cluster (NoCo Food Cluster) is to promote food systems-led community economic development in the Northern CO region. It achieves its mission by fostering cross-sectoral collaboration; leveraging resources and strengthening regional assets to support food supply chain businesses. In addition, the Cluster organizes and runs the Fort Collins Winter Farmers Market. The NCFC is a 501(c) 3 organization, supported by grants and through membership fees.
About the Position
The Northern Colorado Food Cluster (NCFC) is looking for its Executive Director to lead the organization promoting food systems-led economic development in the Northern Colorado region. We are seeking a dynamic and passionate individual with proven experience in non-profit operations, program development and with a successful track record in fund raising activities. The candidate will be committed to the mission of the NCFC, have strong communication skills including written and oral, relationship building skills and experience with operations, financial and accounting management. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors who sets the strategic orientation of the organization.
The Executive Director is responsible for running and operating the organization on a day-to-day basis. Responsibilities include program development and management, staff and contractor oversight, financial management, outreach, and communication. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is accountable for ensuring compliance with the Board’s expectations, organizational policies and procedures, and the stated mission of the organization. The Executive Director is expected to deliver on the strategic plan established by the organization. The NoCo Food Cluster is a non-profit organization and as such, the Executive Director is expected to understand and follow best practices in terms of monitoring and tracking all activities pertaining to the Cluster in compliance with 501(c) 3 regulations and directives.
Fundraising and grant writing
Communication and Outreach
Competencies and skills
Note: The board is willing to consider broader experience or qualifications if the applicant believes they are relevant.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org