FEEST Communication and Development Associate


Communication and Development Associate

Food Empowerment Education & Sustainability Team (FEEST) – Seattle, WA

The Communications and Development Associate will be joining FEEST at an exciting moment of strategic growth. This new team member will support FEEST in strengthening our internal structures and sharpening our external storytelling. While a lot of our work is a collaborative effort, there are distinct job responsibilities we want the Communications and Development Associate to fill. They include and are not limited to:

  • (40%) Lead the development and management of FEEST’s communications strategy. This includes, developing all FEEST communications content for newsletters, social media updates, fundraising appeals, printed materials, event invites, and annual reports.
  • (30%) Support Development and Operations Director in the coordination and implementation of spring and fall fundraising activities, including managing the event software.
  • (10%) Support the tracking and reporting of individual donor and youth evaluation data in our database. For donors will include: cultivation activities, meeting reports, event attendance, and donations, and for youth this will include: youth attendance, evaluation, and campaign surveys.
  • (10%) Coordinate with the program staff organizers and youth leaders to develop strategic storytelling and narratives to strengthen campaigns.
  • (5%) Support overall office management and organization.
  • (5%) Coordinate volunteers for office work and events.

For more information, including a full list of Required Experience and Desired Qualifications, click here.

Additional​ ​Information: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and the position is open until filled. Priority will be given to applications received by Friday, January 26th at 12pm. Ideal start date is mid to late February 2018. First round interviews will happen on a rolling basis and finalists will be invited for an in-person interview the week of Jan 29th. We are flexible on this new team member working between 32 - 40 hours per week depending on your skills and interest. If you have other creative ideas on how to meet the needs that are listed above, we are open to proposals, please describe in your cover letter.

  • Salary range for 40 hours per week: $46 - 50k annually (If working less than 40hrs per week, we will adjust salary accordingly)
  • We provide full medical benefits, generous paid time off and access to professional development each year.

To Apply:

Please​ ​submit​ ​cover​ ​letter,​ ​resume​ ​and​ ​three​ ​references​ ​to:

Email:​ ​jobs@feestseattle.org

Subject:​ ​Comm​ ​&​ ​Devo​ ​Associate​ ​(FULL​ ​NAME)