The Puyallup Watershed Initiative is hiring an Agriculture Community of Interest (Ag COI) Manager to manage, coordinate, and support the Ag COI, and tend to its vision and goals. The ideal candidate will have strong community engagement, communication, facilitation, and project management skills. Please find the full job announcement here.
To Apply: please submit a cover letter, resume, and succinct answers to the supplement prompts (see full job announcement) to email@example.com. Candidate review will begin Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The position is open until filled.
The Ag COI Manager is a member of the PWI Team that focuses on direct management and support of the Agriculture Community of Interest. The Manager will tend to the Ag COI vision and goals, while tracking and advising numerous concurrent projects. The ideal candidate will have strong community engagement, coalition-building, facilitation, communication, and storytelling skills. Additionally, the ideal candidate is a systems thinker, adaptable and comfortable working with shifting priorities, and a strong bridge builder, bringing together diverse people and ideas. Open-minded and empathetic, the candidate will have expertise around long-term planning and project management, and the candidate will have experience holding people accountable to shared goals and deliverable commitments. Experience with multicultural communities and social equity issues required. Local knowledge of agriculture issues and key stakeholders desired; technical agricultural knowledge is an advantage. This is a full-time, 40-hour per week position.