We're Hiring!

Los Angeles Food Policy Council is hiring for three positions: two positions are open in the Healthy Neighborhood Market Network, and one position is open to lead the Food Leaders Lab.

ABOUT HEALTHY NEIGHBORHOOD MARKET NETWORK

 The Healthy Neighborhood Market Network (HNMN) is a program of the Los Angeles For Policy Council that builds the capacity of neighborhood markets in “food desert” areas to offer healthy food through business technical assistance and customized consultation, multilingual training events, and leveraging resources for healthy retail. The program delivers high-level comprehensive services to assist small businesses using expert reviewed educational material, and has been recognized nationally as an innovative model that addresses healthy food access holistically. Through our program, local store owners grow as business leaders as well as community health advocates.

OPEN POSITIONS

Are you passionate food justice, small business and community development? Are you a growth-mindset person who loves excellence in program delivery while also making a difference for your community? Do you have experience working with small businesses or managing community development projects? Consider joining forces with us! Apply to be:

Senior Project Manager

Business Counselor/Program Associate

ABOUT FOOD LEADERS LAB

The Food Leaders Lab is a training ground to build a movement for Good Food For All by training and supporting community residents to take action for food justice and policy reform. Anchored in a 10-week leadership training course in partnership with several community-based organizations, Food Leaders Lab is a place to learn histories of food justice movements, political leadership, and implement campaigns for a healthy, resilient and just food system in Los Angeles.

OPEN POSITIONS

Are you passionate about leadership development, community organizing and movement building? Are you experienced in program coordination or management? Are you a powerful facilitator with a deep belief in the power of people to win policy and systems change? Apply to be:

Food Leaders Lab Program Manager

HOW TO APPLY 

Applications should be submitted to jobs@goodfoodla.org with “HNMN BC/PA,” “HNMN SPM” or “FLL Program Manager” in subject line. 

Please include: 

(1) a cover letter that includes relevant experience, (2) names and contact information for 2-3 professional references; (3) a current resume; and (4) a writing sample between 1-4 pages. (Links to writing samples posted online are allowed.) 

ABOUT LOS ANGELES FOOD POLICY COUNCIL

The Los Angeles Food Policy Council works to ensure food is healthy, affordable, fair and sustainable for all. Through policy creation, partnerships and innovative projects, our goals are to close the gap in access to healthy food and food assistance programs, cultivate a fair local food economy, protect environmental resources and foster a diverse regional movement for Good Food.

The Los Angeles Food Policy Council (a project of Community Partners) is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people of color, women, and LGBTQ persons to apply. Individuals with fluency in written and spoken Spanish are also encouraged to apply.

No phone calls please.

LAFPC