Current Openings

Outreach Specialist (Georgia) 

The Outreach Specialist performs a variety of duties related to outreach, recruitment, education, organizing and leading  FSC/LAF members, potential members and farmers in programs, projects, and process that serve to create new cooperatives  and/or strengthen existing cooperatives and farmers within the Federation’s sphere of influence. The Outreach Specialist is  responsible for providing and/or securing relevant resources and technical assistance for socially disadvantaged farmers,  ranchers and Federation members. They are to be knowledgeable of all USDA programs and services and must understand  all aspects of proposals, especially the deliverables there in. The Outreach Specialist’s driving mission is to proliferate and  advance cooperative development for FSC members, farmers and cooperatives.

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Cooperative Development Specialist (Georgia) 

Cooperative Development Specialist is responsible for development, expansion, and retention of member cooperative  businesses in Georgia. The Cooperative Development Specialist performs a variety of duties related to outreach,  recruitment, education, organizing and leading FSC/LAF members and potential members in programs, projects, and  processes that serve to create new cooperatives and/or strengthen existing cooperatives within the Federation’s sphere of  influence. The Cooperative Development Specialist’s driving mission is to proliferate and advance cooperative  development through the utilization of internationally recognized cooperative principles and the implementation of the  values, historic knowledge and ideas that inform the organization. 

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