Marketing & Outreach Assistant

Job Type

Full Time




1155 North State Street
Suite 502
United States


Join the Non-GMO Project team and help build a non-GMO future! The Non-GMO Project is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented, creative professional to join our team as a full-time Marketing and Outreach Assistant. This position will be focused on supporting efforts to grow the outreach impact, engagement and revenue of the Non-GMO Project specifically through our exhibiting and fundraising efforts.

The successful candidate will be a high energy team member that is highly organized, detail-oriented, and excited about engaging people in the Non-GMO Project’s mission. Our new Marketing and Outreach Assistant will love to be of service to the team and excited to work in a fast-moving environment. Must have the ability to be proactive and able to stay on task with multiple projects and shifting deadlines. Preference will be given to candidates who have a demonstrated interest in helping to protect the future of our food supply.


  • Responding to email inquiries
  • Supporting the Non-GMO Project’s outreach at events through year-round oversight of deadlines and deliverables
  • Creating engaging content for consumers and retailers, including blogs, electronic newsletters, and outreach materials
  • Updating websites using WordPress
  • Supporting the Marketing, Communications and Outreach team in meeting and exceeding deadlines
  • Tracking and reporting marketing efforts
  • General administrative duties

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years related professional experience or relevant educational degree
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Top-notch written and verbal communication skills, including strong editing experience
  • Experience with event logistics, fundraising, and/or sales is a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to interface successfully with a wide range of stakeholders, and problem solve with diplomacy
  • Experience managing multiple projects in an energetic and fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and think creatively, combined with a willingness to take direction and be a team player
  • Working knowledge of the organic and natural products industry; including familiarity with major brands and retailers is a plus
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Suite skills
  • Familiarity with Dropbox, Google Drive and other organizational technology (Smartsheets, etc.)
  • Must be able to work on site in Bellingham, WA
  • Strong preference will be given to candidates who are aligned with Non-GMO Project's mission

Employment type

Full-time, hourly

Professional level

Entry level

Benefits Include

Health, vision, dental, paid holidays, sick days and vacation

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Please include the title of the position you wish to apply for in the subject line.

The Non-GMO Project is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including gender, race, ethnicity, veteran status, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, age, disability or national origin.