Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) Seeks Executive Director
The Organic Farming Research Foundation is seeking a strategic leader who has credibility and experience with organic agriculture and an appreciation for its rapidly growing national significance and multifunctional appeal. OFRF is entering its third decade of advocating for organic farmers and organic agriculture across the country. Research and public policy are major focus of OFRF’s work but the immediate and primary needs for this position are: organizational leadership, building effective collaborations, and fundraising.
Although OFRF has been located in Santa Cruz, CA since its founding, the Board of Directors would consider moving the organization to a new location that is strategically relevant to our mission.
Please visit our web site at http://ofrf.org/home for the full job announcement and more information about our values, research, policy work, publications, Board, and fiscal transparency.
Start date: April/May 2014
Deadline for applications: February 21, 2014 or until position is filled.
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits depending on experience and
Confidential Application Process: E-mail (Word or PDF document) cover letter summarizing interest, qualifications, and compensation requirements along with a current resume to: OFRFSearch@leadershipintransition.org with “OFRF ED Search” in subject field.
Resumes must be accompanied by a cover letter. Inquiries from candidates are welcomed and should be directed to Margaret Donohoe, leadership transition consultant, at (408) 979-0572.