Position: Administrative & Communications Coordinator (1-year contract)
Organization: Farmers' Markets of Nova Scotia
Location: work from home, anywhere in Nova Scotia
About Farmers’ Markets of Nova Scotia
Founded in 2004, Farmers’ Markets of Nova Scotia (FMNS) is a non-profit cooperative of over 40 farmers’ markets. As the farmers’ market sector association for Nova Scotia, our mission is to advance growth and prosperity for our member farmers’ markets and their vendors through training, resources, advocacy, promotion, and community building. Our vision is for a cooperative and dynamic farmers’ market sector that cultivates successful businesses, vibrant local economies, and healthy communities.
FMNS is seeking an Administrative & Communications Coordinator for a one-year parental leave contract. This position will be filled by a dynamic, focused, self-motivated individual and team player who is passionate about our local economy, local food, local producers, and farmers’ markets.
This position is based in Nova Scotia with the ability to work from home on a flexible schedule. We are looking for someone with sound knowledge and a strong background in project administration and communications in a non-profit or similar setting. The ideal candidate is a self-starter capable of handling and prioritizing multiple administrative tasks at a time, combined with a penchant for public communications and a passion for local food.
Roles and responsibilities are subject to change over the course of this contract. The Administrative & Communications Coordinator is responsible for handling incoming communications to FMNS and communicating regularly with our member farmers’ markets. You will play a critical role in administering programs such as our Nourishing Communities Food Coupon Program. You will report to, and work closely with, the Executive Director. You will also collaborate with and support contractors, partners/sponsors, and you will be expected to work cooperatively with the Marketing & Outreach Coordinator.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following:
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E-mail your resume, cover letter, and three references merged into one document to our Executive Director, Justin Cantafio, at email@example.com , stating in the subject line the position you are applying for.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Dec 31 1969 ID: 60164