180 Intervale Road
Burlington, VT 05401
Summary of Position:
The Intervale Center seeks a dynamic, mission-driven Farm Business Specialist to join our team. This position is in partnership with Food Connects and will be based out of their offices in Southern Vermont. For over 30 years, the Intervale Center has led a community food revolution that sustains farms, land, and people. We have pioneered farm and food innovations like Community Supported Agriculture, commercial composting, riparian restoration, farm business incubation, and gleaning and food hub development.
The Farm Business Specialist delivers high-quality, custom farm business planning services that enhance the viability of Vermont’s food system. The Specialist provides business planning, coaching, education, and technical support directly to farm and food businesses. This position will be based in Southern Vermont and will include work with both beginning and existing farmers in the process of transitioning and/or transferring the farm. The Specialist works collaboratively with the agricultural development team to provide farmer-focused support to all types and scales of farms in Vermont.
Roles and Responsibilities:
This position will entail working with farmers across Vermont to provide business planning services. Specific roles and responsibilities will be to:
We are seeking a highly qualified professional to provide business and transfer planning support to farms throughout Vermont. An ideal candidate will bring:
Intervale Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is full-time. Compensation is $24-29 per hour, commensurate with experience, and includes health, dental, retirement, and limited wellness benefits, including flexible work schedule, discounts on local food, and the option to work remotely. Position requires frequent travel throughout Vermont.
|Date Posted||January 12th, 2022|
|Deadline||Open until filled|
|Compensation||$24-29 per hour.|
|How to Apply||To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three references to email@example.com.|