The Clinch Powell Sustainable Development Initiative,
a regional non-profit organization based in the Appalachian
Mountains of Tennessee and Virginia announces the
availability of a 2-year position for Sustainable Products
Market Development Specialist.
The specialist will work with local farmers, farming cooperatives
and food product entrepreneurs to assess and develop high
value markets for sustainably raised meats, produce and
value-added farm products.
Based in Abingdon, VA, the position will require extensive
travel and working with a diverse range of people. Successful
candidates will be innovative, determined and creative.
Three to five years experience in specialty and/or produce
marketing is essential. Understanding of sustainable farming
and experience working with non-profits is preferred. Salary
range: $25,000 to $30,000 per year.
Send resumes and cover letter by August 30 to:
PO Box 791
Abingdon, VA 24212
Call 540-623-1121 for more information.
(Note: Do NOT reply to my e-mail address. I just posted this
as a favor. CPSDI does not have e-mail access. --Keith Richards)