Sustainability Director - U.S. Farmers and Ranchers in Action

Opportunity Type: Job

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA) is actively seeking a passionate Sustainability Director to deliver USFRA’s mission to connect farmers and ranchers to food and agriculture stakeholders to co-create sustainable food systems.

The Sustainability Director will lead USFRA’s sustainability program, oversee sustainability forums and meetings for Decade of Ag and Honor the Harvest, representing USFRA. On a day-to-day basis this leader will work with other leaders across the sector to advance thought leadership, facilitate working groups, and lead strategic partners in a common goal for the sector.

The Sustainability Director must have a passion for sustainability and the contributions the food and ag sector can make towards a net zero economy. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to multi-task several projects at once. In addition, be a lifelong learner, flexible and adaptable self-starter is essential.

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA), is a nonprofit, that works with farmer and rancher-led organizations, and food and agricultural partners, with a common vision to further our global sustainable food systems. We believe farmers uniquely contribute to nourishing our planet, people, and natural resources. Our focus is creating a proactive collaboration between the best minds in food, agriculture, science, and technology to co-create solutions that will result in environmental, social, and economic sustainability.