Dates: January 30, 2023 - December 31, 2023 (renewable)
Salary and Benefits: $36,400 (.625FTE). Part time employees receive 19.375 days (155 hours) of paid vacation time plus 3.125 days (25 hrs) of sick time. Health Reimbursement Account of $454.16/month for individuals ($920.83/month with dependents). IRA Retirement Account with 3% match. Paid family leave.
Classification: Nonexempt, part time (25 hours/week on average, with seasonal variation)
Point Person: Co-Executive Director of Communications and Development
Location: Remote local, on farm once per week
Employment Provisions: For additional terms of employment, please see the staff manual.
About Soul Fire Farm: Soul Fire Farm is an Afro-Indigenous centered community farm committed to uprooting racism and seeding sovereignty in the food system. Our food sovereignty programs reach over 60,000 people each year, including farmer training for Black and Brown growers, reparations and land return initiatives for northeast farmers, food justice workshops for urban youth, home gardens for city-dwellers living under food apartheid, doorstep harvest delivery for food insecure households, and systems and policy education for public decision-makers. We are based on 80-acres of mountainside land in Mohican territory, Grafton NY. Learn more about our impacts by reading our annual report.
About the Position: The Communications Manager implements strategies and generates content for Soul Fire Farm’s communications platforms, including social media, Love Notes (monthly newsletter) and the annual report.