Job Title: Policy Organizer
Reports To: Policy Director
FLSA Status: Dependent on FTE
Hours: Full-time or part-time, including occasional evenings/weekends
Salary Range: $42,000 – $65,000 plus a benefits package including health, dental, and life insurance as well as vacation, and sick and safe time. Salary and benefits pro-rated if part-time.
Location: Any LSP office (Minneapolis, Montevideo or Lewiston) or remotely
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Summary: We are at a critical time in our society, where the problems we face demand bold action. The Land Stewardship Project (LSP) is seeking multiple Policy Organizers to develop and implement visionary, strategic grassroots campaigns for a just food and farming system. The organizers of the Policy Department work as a team to win campaigns on issues including climate change, stopping factory farms, healthcare, local food systems, fighting corporate concentration, and more. As an organization with deep
rural roots going back nearly 40 years, LSP plays a unique and critical role in building a progressive statewide movement in Minnesota.
LSP is an organization grounded in its mission and its membership. It seeks to do work in a way that the health of the land is enhanced, small- and mid-sized farms thrive, communities are prosperous and just, and true democracy flourishes. The mission of the Land Stewardship Project is to foster and ethic of stewardship for farmland, to promote sustainable agriculture, and to develop healthy communities.