CCE Madison seeks Program Manager
Posted on March 16, 2023
Looking for a positive and supportive work environment where you can use your skills to improve the local food system and support farmers? Look no further!
CCE Madison seeks a thoughtful, innovative, and knowledgeable person to serve as the Ag Economic Development Program Manager to enhance the viability of local agriculture through product diversification, direct marketing, promotion of local product labels and value-added opportunities. The Ag Economic Development Manager will provide direction, organization, coordination, and management for all aspects of the Ag Economic Development/Local Foods Promotion program at CCE Madison. The AED Manager will be responsible for implementation of innovative Ag Economic Development programming that will enhance and expand the economic viability of agricultural enterprises and preserve farmland in Madison County. Projects will change as needs evolve and include:
• Agriculture Promotion like Open Farm Day and Celebrate Madison
• Connecting farm businesses to new markets and opportunities
• Farm to School
• Agriculture Marketing & Business Development
• Value-Added and Processing Enterprises
• Attracting new farm businesses to Madison County
The position works out of the Morrisville office, with local travel and occasional remote work opportunities. Benefits include generous time off, Paid Family Leave, NYS Health Insurance and NYS Retirement, and more.
• Compensation: $55,000-$57,000