Community Engagement Specialist
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Thursday, 5th April 2018
Sunday, 22nd April 2018
Washington, DC 20036
2000 P St NW Suite 240 Washington, DC 20036
About DC Greens
DC Greens, a non-profit organization that uses the levers of food education, food access, and food policy to advance food justice in the nation's capital, seeks a Community Engagement Specialist.
About the Position
The Community Engagement Specialist will coordinate city-wide outreach and communications for the Produce Plus program, manage our team of Market Champions, and support our Community Advocates program and policy team. This position would be ideal for someone who is constructively optimistic, enjoys collaborative problem solving, and is committed to building a just food system with the people of D.C.
This position reports to the Deputy Director and supervises the Community Engagement Assistant and the Market Champions.
Produce Plus Program
Expanding Market Champion Program
Advocacy & Policy
Community Partnerships & Thought Leadership
Salary & Benefits
This is a full-time (40 hours/week) position, salaried at $52,000 per year, less applicable withholdings, with generous benefits (medical/dental/vision, disability/life insurance, 25 days PTO, employer match on retirement contributions after 2 years, flexible schedule), and a welcoming office setting that strives to provide healthy opportunities for employees to be comfortable, and to treat each other as human beings. This position requires some evening and weekend work.
How To Apply
If interested, email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please put "Community Engagement Specialist" in the subject line and save your cover letter and resume as a single attachment labeled “LAST NAME, FIRST NAME_Application.” The deadline to apply is April 22, 2018, 11:59 pm EST. Anticipated start date is June 1, 2018.
DC Greens is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage and seek applications from people of color, bilingual and bicultural individuals, people who have experienced poverty, women, and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status, or medical status. Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.