National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC)
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|Posted On:||Thursday, 5th July 2018|
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The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) is currently seeking a Policy Fellow, beginning in mid-August 2018 and ending in mid-May 2019. This position is paid, full-time, and is located in NSAC’s Washington, D.C. office on Capitol Hill. NSAC is the leading advocacy organization for federal policy that supports sustainable agriculture and food systems. NSAC’s collaborative work environment offers a unique career opportunity to advance federal sustainable agriculture policy as part of a dedicated and effective team. The Policy Fellow will have the opportunity to work on a range of policy issues and campaigns, including: local and regional food systems, working lands conservation, beginning and minority farmer issues, food safety and labeling, sustainable agriculture research, and crop insurance reform. The Policy Fellow will have the opportunity to directly engage in NSAC’s ongoing work on the farm bill.
NSAC’s Policy Fellow will work closely with NSAC’s policy team on the full range of legislative activities in our fastpaced D.C. office, including the following responsibilities:
Please send resume, cover letter (including an explanation of your interests in sustainable agriculture), and the names and contact information for two references (all as a single PDF document) to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Policy Fellow 2018” in the email subject line. No phone calls, please.
NSAC is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from groups that have been historically under-represented, including but not limited to women and people of color. Please also see NSAC’s Statement on Racial Equity. NSAC makes hiring decisions without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.