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Produce Prescription Program Manager
Produce Prescription (PPR) programs have become an integral part of the Michigan Farmers Market Association’s (MIFMA) mission to support the viability of community-driven marketplaces. Now is an exciting moment to shape the future of these programs which link food and health together and develop creative approaches to build their sustainability. This position will provide technical assistance and support implementation, evaluation and advocacy for PPR programs across Michigan and around the country.
This is a full-time, 40-hour per week position with an annual salary of $42,000 and access to a full benefits package after 60 days of employment that includes health care, a Simple IRA retirement plan, flexible work schedule, and ample PTO. This position requires at least 1 day per week in our office based in East Lansing, Michigan with some travel required. A fully remote position may be negotiated for a highly qualified candidate.
Please review the full position description here.
Candidates should submit a complete application, cover letter explaining their desire for this position and why their skill set makes them a good candidate, résumé including education and work experience, and the names and contact information of three references (indicate relationship) by January 15, 2023. Materials should be uploaded as PDF files and submitted with an online employment application available below. Incomplete applications or those not following this process will not be reviewed. Interviews will be held via Zoom between January 17-19. Ideally, the selected candidate will start as soon as the week of February 6, 2023. The start date may be postponed for the ideal candidate.