Director, Minnesota Food Charter Network

St. Paul, MN

Organization: Minnesota Food Charter Network

Location: St. Paul, MN

Type of opportunity: Full-time, permanent

Contact: For information and questions, contact Mindy Kurzer.


This position will:

  • Foster the development of the Minnesota Food Charter Network and implementation of Food Charter strategies.
  • Represent the Minnesota Food Charter Network in communities.
  • Manage budget and business operations.
  • Provide direct support to multiple teams charged with various Minnesota Food Charter Network responsibilities (including Strategic Team, Operations Team, four Action Teams, lead partners and emergent workgroups).

The person in this position will work in cooperation and collaboration withpartners across the state. The person in this position will report to the Director of the Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives Institute. While the person in this position will travel frequently across the state (up to .25 FTE).

Desired qualifications:

The ideal candidate is a seasoned manager, an excellent relationship builder, and a reflective and strategic thinker with experience supporting complex change by embracing adaptive leadership, teamwork and planning.

Link to more information: For more information on this position, visit:

(Job ID: 305825)

Application deadline: January 1, 2016, open until filled.