Established in the late 1990s and staffed since 2003, SAFSF has evolved into a vibrant network of approximately 100 organizational members from the philanthropic and investment sectors whose work spans a broad range of issues and strategies as well as a wide geographic range—domestic and international.
Our vision is that all resources invested in food and agriculture systems enhance our collective wellbeing. Our core values of collaboration, equity, respect, stewardship, and integrity drive our organization on a daily basis. We use these values to guide our decision-making process in all our work, from developing programs and hiring new staff to choosing caterers, vendors, and venues.
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Funders (SAFSF) seeks a Finance Associate to be join our small but mighty operations team that prides itself in being detail-oriented, data-loving, and energized by knowing that they are contributing to the collective success of a dynamic non-profit organization. This is a new position for SAFSF, the first solely focused on financial functions. The person in this role will have the opportunity to improve upon the systems already in place and shape the organization’s processes moving forward.
This is a full-time, exempt, permanent, remote position with a starting salary range of $50-54,000. SAFSF offers an excellent benefits package. See the full position description at https://www.agandfoodfunders.org/job-announcement-finance-associate/
We are committed to transparency and aim to minimize the stress and uncertainty of our application and hiring process. SAFSF seeks to minimize bias and the impact of structural discrimination within our hiring practices. We focus first on relevant work skills and experience, both lived and professional, and are actively seeking a diverse pool of candidates.
Applicants must upload a cover letter and resume (combined as a single PDF file) to apply. The cover letter should address the following questions:
What relevant experience do you have that qualifies you for this position?
Why do you enjoy finance-related work?