Thursday, January 06, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: EcoAgriculture Partners Senior Manager: Knowledge Sharing and Policy Advocacy
EcoAgriculture Partners (“EcoAgriculture”) is an international non-profit organization that works to advance the science and practice of ecoagriculture—an approach to managing rural landscapes to support sustainable food production, rural livelihoods, and ecosystem conservation. We do so by providing training, research, policy solutions, and support to farmers, communities, and diverse partner organizations at the local, national and international levels.
EcoAgriculture seeks to hire a full-time Senior Manager for Knowledge Sharing and Policy Advocacy (“Senior Manager”) to join our committed team in our Washington, D.C., headquarters as soon as possible. The Senior Manager’s principal responsibility (approx. 70% time) during 2011 and 2012 will be to coordinate the planning and implementation of the International Ecoagriculture Conference and Knowledge Exchange, to be held in Kenya in early 2012, and follow-up publications and policy engagement. In addition, the Senior Manager will work with other staff to develop and implement EcoAgriculture’s communications and policy advocacy strategies.
Deadline: January 18, 2011