The Organic Research Coordinator is a full-time, salaried position that will conduct on-farm research that supports the needs of organic farmers in the Carolinas; conduct on-farm demonstrations to validate the effectiveness of organic production practices; and collaborate with research and education providers to assist in gathering and disseminating information on organic production practices and organic transition. This position will be based out of the Elma C. Lomax Farm in Concord, NC and will require travel throughout the Carolinas.
The Organic Research Coordinator will report directly to the Farm Services Director, and may supervise staff in the future. S/he will work with the Farm Services Director to prepare internal reports, compliance reports, grant billings, and other tasks necessary to meet program goals.
The Carolina Farm Stewardship Association (CFSA) is a member based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps people grow and eat local, organic food by advocating for fair farm and food policies, building the systems that organic family farms need to thrive, and educating communities about local, organic farming. We support sustainable farming that is good for consumers, good for farmers and farm workers, and good for the land.
To view the complete job description and to apply, please visit this link: Organic Research Coordinator No calls, please.
Application is due by October 9. The anticipated start date is November 15th.