Local Food Lab Summer Associate

Location: 
Palo Alto, CA
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 (All day)

Local Food Lab
Summer Associate

 Local Food Lab is a web platform and network that supports the businesses and ideas that are changing the food system. We are hiring an additional team member for a three month summer position with the potential of becoming full time. From June to August, this person will travel with the team and work with sustainable food entrepreneurs all over the country. Responsibilities will change from day to day so the candidate must be comfortable with flexibility. 

 The ideal candidate is outgoing, and cares deeply about improving the food system through their work. They are a team player, always willing to help out where necessary, energetic, enthusiastic, and committed to the company’s mission. Relevant experience and skills include: excellent writing skills; experienced public speaker; experience in sales and marketing; very comfortable with technology (including some graphic design, web design, and video production); start up experience; demonstrated knowledge of the food system including some agricultural knowledge; and travel experience.

 Local Food Lab is based in Palo Alto, CA, but the ideal candidate can be from anywhere. 

 **Travel, food and lodging will be paid for plus a stipend depending on experience. Please send a resume and cover letter to Krysia Zajonc @ krysia@localfoodlab.com