Operations Coordinator


Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association

The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) is seeking a highly motivated, organized, and broadly experienced individual to serve as full-time Operations Coordinator who will be responsible for a variety of administrative functions including office and property management, IT, benefits administration, and additionally provide support to the Executive Director. The Operations Coordinator will play a key role in maintaining a productive and efficient work environment for OEFFA staff and others. The successful applicant will join a dedicated team of experienced and passionate professionals who are committed to advancing organic and sustainable agriculture, family farmers, and rural communities.

OEFFA takes pride in a staff that exhibits these core values: excellent work ethic; exceptional organizational skills; capacity for multitasking; effective verbal and written communication; the maturity to responsibly handle sensitive information and situations; strong interpersonal skills; solid critical thinking and problem-solving abilities; a genuine desire to collaborate; and a strong environmental ethic and commitment to sustainability. These are qualities we seek in all OEFFA staff and so the successful applicant can to expect to be surrounded by colleagues who are also strong in these areas.

Deadline for Applications: Review of applications begins on May 15, 2017. Interested candidates are advised to apply by this date to receive full consideration, although the position will stay open until filled. (If this posting is removed from the OEFFA website, we are no longer accepting applications.)

Your application should be addressed to Carol Goland, Executive Director, and consists of three items: a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references (indicate their relationship to you). In your cover letter please tell us how your experience and background make you the perfect Operations Coordinator for OEFFA. Also include a salary history and expectations. Please combine these as a single PDF file and submit via email to jobs@oeffa.org with subject line Operations Coordinator. Electronic submissions only; incomplete applications will not be considered.




Friday, May 5, 2017