Executive Director, Newton Community Farm

Executive Director

Do you have a passion for engaging children and adults in the joys of community farming and outdoor education? Do you love to buy and eat local produce? Are you a gifted communicator, manager, and leader? Then you might be our new Executive Director of the Newton Community Farm!

In this newly-created position, our Executive Director will drive our mission and provide oversight and implementation of the programs of the Farm. NCF provides locally grown produce through a variety of distribution channels, educates the public about the sustainable use of land and other natural resources, offers community events throughout the year, and has volunteer opportunities for children and adults. The new leader will manage our dedicated staff, drive our fundraising and represent the organization to the community at large. The ideal candidate is an accomplished manager with a passion and skill-set for community outreach. Key duties include administration and operations, strategic planning, fundraising, marketing, community outreach and events. The position reports directly to the President of the Board of Directors.

This is a full-time position with some flexibility on hours and days. F/T salary is $52,000 to $55,000. Please send a cover letter and resume to Stephanie Cogen, Board President, at president@newtoncommunityfarm.org  For a full job description, click here: http://newtoncommunityfarm.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/NCF-ED-Job-Des... . Priority will be given to applicants who submit materials by April 18th.

Newton, MA