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Communications Associate

Status: Half- Time, Exempt
Reports To: Director of Communications and Philanthropy
Supervisory: Not Applicable
Primary Office: Aptos, with remote work as necessary
Salary: $25-30K commensurate with experience

Job Summary:

California FarmLink invests in the prosperity of farmers and ranchers through lending, education, and access to land. FarmLink envisions a healthy food system where farmers and ranchers have equitable opportunities to build wealth and conserve natural resources. We value equitable access to opportunity, resilient working landscapes, fairness and accountability, and learning from diverse farmers and ranchers.

The communications associate plays a key role in supporting effective engagement and allyship with farmers. This is an opportunity to provide farmers with information they want and create avenues for engagement with clients and supporters to achieve organizational goals. The ideal candidate for this position will be a highly organized self-starter who enjoys contributing to a collaborative team environment.

How To Apply

Please email a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in the position and the organization, along with a resume and work samples (written and/or visual) to  No phone calls please. Applications accepted on a rolling basis; position open until filled; priority screening date is May 27, 2020.

This is a part-time, exempt position, and includes a six-month introductory or probationary period. California FarmLink offers a generous benefits plan, including health insurance after 60 days, employer contribution to a 403b retirement plan after one year, life insurance, paid vacation, and a family-friendly and flexible work environment. California FarmLink maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates that represent the diversity of the communities we serve, and strongly encourage you to apply.

Download the Position Announcement for More Information. 

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