Current Job Openings

Research & Education Senior Scientist

The Senior Scientist is responsible for leading the development of our online organic research content hub, a project that is a key component of our multi-year USDA Transition to Organic Partnership Program. This position also provides support on other R&E programmatic activities, including: supporting OFRF’s new Farmer-Led Research program; planning and facilitation of webinars, conferences, and meetings with researchers and farmers; and writing for research-related outreach and communications. Learn More…

Research & Education Engagement Coordinator

The R&E Engagement Coordinator is responsible for facilitating OFRF’s farmer-led research trials; developing and implementing an outreach strategy to increase farmer engagement and the relevance and visibility of OFRF and our resources to growers;  and collecting and identifying stories of effective researcher and producer cooperation. Learn More…

General Internships

OFRF has an ongoing part-time internship available. Depending on our current needs and your area of interest, the position can focus on development, communications, and/or administrative tasks. Interns can receive academic credit in exchange for 12-15 hours of work per week. While we ask interns to help us with the critical day-to-day tasks that keep our organization running, we are committed to offering interesting work and learning opportunities.

Development Activities may include:

  • foundation research and correspondence
  • proposal writing and editing
  • donor prospect research and tracking
  • online fundraising strategy creation

Administrative Activities may include:

  • participating in an ongoing effort to update and maintain our national organic grower database
  • general database entry
  • filing and other general office duties.

Communication Activities may include:

  • developing outreach materials
  • reviewing publications, media clippings and other informational materials for relevance to OFRF’s work
  • responding to information requests
  • developing media citation packets
  • maintaining media contacts
  • answering phones
  • sending and tracking OFRF publication orders

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