VCFC Executive Director Search

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Virginia Community Food Connections (VCFC), a 501(c)(3) organization focused on food security by connecting local farmers with all members of the community, is seeking a full-time Executive Director. VCFC’s mission is to create healthy, food-secure communities and strong, equitable regional food systems by ensuring fresh and local produce is accessible and affordable for all. VCFC’s ideal leader will have nonprofit experience, a commitment to the VCFC mission, and will have the skills to grow a highly successful but young nonprofit to the next level and beyond.

The Executive Director is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating the operations of VCFC. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization as well as ensuring and improving the performance, productivity, and efficiency of departmental and organizational operations.

The Executive Director is chief spokesperson for the organization to area organizations that address food access and distribution issues. The candidate must be an effective hands-on leader with excellent written/oral communications and interpersonal skills including public speaking and public presentation skills.

For more details about Virginia Community Food Connection and this position see the following: http://www.virginiacfc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/VCFC-ED-Profile-04-26-2021.pdf and http://www.virginiacfc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/VCFC-ED-Position-Description.pdf

Please see the job listing at Indeed.com to submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of five references with
contact information. Alternatively, you may send a cover letter, a resume, and a list of five references with contact information to VCFCEDsearch@virginiacfc.org

For best consideration please submit your resume and a letter of interest by May 11, 2021.

Thank you.