Position: Media Coordinator
Location: San Francisco, CA or Washington, D.C.
About Center for Food Safety
CFS empowers people, supports farmers, and protects the earth from the adverse impacts of industrial food and farming production, and promotes organic and sustainable food systems. CFS uses legal actions, policy initiatives, scientific and policy reports, and corporate and grassroots campaigns to reduce the impacts of industrial agriculture on the environment and human health. CFS has an integrated suite of issue areas, including: GMOs, organic foods, climate change, factory farming, pesticides, pollinators, food labeling, food safety, nanotechnology, and more.
About the position
CFS is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Media Coordinator to work on cutting-edge food issues such as genetically engineered foods (GMOs), climate change and food, pollinators and pesticides, organic agriculture, food safety and CAFOs/factory farms in the Washington, D.C. or San Francisco office.
The Media Coordinator will assist with organizing and implementing media outreach with the goal of increasing CFS’s public visibility. The Media Coordinator should have demonstrable experience with both earned and paid media, preferably at a non-profit organization. Exceptional writing and editing skills are essential, as is the ability to manage several tasks and responsibilities simultaneously. The ideal candidate will also have solid knowledge of sustainable agriculture, food systems, or environmental policy. This is a great opportunity for those with a knowledge of and passion for the food movement who are interested in policy and grassroots advocacy.
Media Coordinator duties will include:
To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, brief writing sample, and contact information for references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Media Coordinator.”
CFS is an equal opportunity employer.