The Center for Agricultural Development and Entrepreneurship (CADE) seeks a full time Program Associates to join the organization’s program team. This is a junior professional position responsible for supporting CADE’s program managers and overall organizational goals.
POSITION SUMMARY: CADE aims to deliver programming through a collaborative approach of programming; this position will support CADE’s marketing work in collaboration with the Marketing lead and support the existing Programs Team broadly. The position is expected to work most closely with, receive work guidance from, and report to the Marketing Lead, to support marketing efforts for the organization and specific client needs. Ability to multitask and keep an organized, collaborative and communicative process for project management is a must. Must have attention to detail for visual elements to properly edit or create light graphic design work, as well as written work such as copyediting. One must have an interest in keeping up to date on technology including website platforms, such as Wix and Squarespace, social media and general best practices to keep technology competency up to date. Most importantly to succeed in this position, one must be interested in marketing and be open to learning new skills.
ABOUT CADE: CADE (www.cadefarms.org) is a non-profit organization founded in 1991, whose mission is to increase the number and diversity of successful farm enterprises. Our goal is for farm and food businesses to compete and thrive, contributing to a sustainable regional food system and strong local economy. CADE strives to uphold and promote the following values as an organization and in our work with clients: Sustainability, Collaboration, Inclusion, Transparency and Innovation.
CADE’s office is based in Oneonta, NY, with most staff working a hybrid-remote schedule in the Central NY and Southern Tier Region. This position offers a hybrid-remote schedule and availability to work from the office or meet with clients, but must have availability to travel to Central New York for specific program and project based needs, client needs, by appointment 1 and on occasion. The position therefore requires remote staff to have a valid driver’s license and access to a car.
CADE is currently undergoing a strategic planning process to identify how the organization can advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in New York’s food system and through our services to farm and food business entrepreneurs. CADE is in early phases of identifying our role in the space, and pivoting our work to better meet the needs of current and future diverse agribusiness clientele among Black and Brown entrepreneurs in our geographic area. CADE is making internal systems changes from a white-led to multicultural organization. The ideal candidate will be familiar with and committed to anti-racist agendas and be prepared to participate in CADE’s process to creating a more equitable food system and future.
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The Center for Agricultural Development and Entrepreneurship (CADE) seeks a full time Program Associates to join the organization’s program team. This is a junior professional position responsible for supporting CADE’s program managers…
This is a full-time, 40 hour/week position with a salary range of $30,000-34,000. It includes health and dental insurance for the employee as well as half coverage for domestic partners and/or dependents, 3 weeks paid vacation, 12 paid holidays, and a retirement fund with 3% employer contribution. Employees also receive a $25 monthly stipend toward their personal mobile phone for work use.
This is a full-time, 40 hour/week position with a salary range of $30,000-34,000. It includes health and dental insurance for the employee as well as half coverage for domestic…
To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume to email@example.com by August 15. When applying, please include Program Associate Application in the subject line. No phone calls please. Farmers, people of color, persons with disabilities, women and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply and will be given priority consideration for the position.
To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 15. When applying, please include Program Associate Application in the subject line. No phone…