Friday, March 24, 2023

Senior Manager, Public & Governmental Affairs, US - Mondelēz International

Mondelēz International is looking for a purpose-driven Public and Government Affairs professional to join their North American Corporate & Government Affairs (CGA) team as they focus on empowering people to snack right. This individual will have responsibility for supporting the Clif Bar business and brand, sitting as part of the NA CGA team within Mondelēz International.

As Senior Manager, PGA, U.S., you will have primary responsibility for supporting the PGA agenda for the Clif Bar business and brand, including advocacy and advancement of the legislative and policy-related agenda affecting the Clif reputation and business objectives with key stakeholders, including government officials, non-governmental organizations, trade associations, customers and consumers. A passion for government policy, advocacy and relationship building, as well as a strong understanding of the legislative and regulatory landscape affecting the consumer-packaged goods industry, are critical success factors for this position.

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Monday, March 20, 2023

Public Policy Team - Nutrition, Food Safety, and Food Systems, National Association of State Departments of Agriculture

The National Association of State Departments of Agriculture is seeking a new team member to join its Public Policy team who is passionate about American agriculture and the policies that affect the agricultural industry. This position will have the opportunity to travel across the U.S. for meetings and conferences with the possibility of international travel. The candidate will be able to build relationships and collaborate with leaders from state departments of agriculture from all 50 states and four U.S. territories, government entities, and major agricultural corporations. 

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply towards any of the following levels: 

  • Director of Public Policy (6+ years of experience) 
  • Associate Director, Public Policy (4+ years of experience) 
  • Manager, Public Policy (2+ years of experience) 
  • Coordinator, Public Policy (entry-level)

US Policy Director, Food and Agriculture - The Breakthrough Institute

The Breakthrough Institute (BTI) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that seeks innovative solutions to environmental and human development challenges in pursuit of a secure, healthier, and more prosperous future. Breakthrough Institute is seeking a US Policy Director of Food and Agriculture to join their growing team. The Food and Agriculture program researches and advocates for ways to raise agricultural productivity and reduce the food system’s carbon footprint while mitigating other environmental impacts. You will be in charge of developing and advocating for the Food and Agriculture program’s US policy priorities and positions. You will also participate in setting a research agenda, promoting research and analysis, and representing BTI to various stakeholders in Washington, DC and around the country.

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Corporate Attorney, Kemin Industries

Kemin Industries is a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services. The company supplies over 500 specialty ingredients for human health, food safety and protection of the global food supply chain. Kemin ingredients offer solutions across various industries including animal health, nutraceuticals, pet food, food technologies, crop technologies, textiles, aquaculture and animal vaccines. 

Kemin Industries is seeking a Corporate Attorney! This position will have a background in the legal and life science areas to support the corporate law, intellectual property and regulatory requirements of Kemin Industries and its various business units globally. Their work will include mixed legal and business duties and projects including, but not limited to, assisting in corporate legal matters, advise and prepare product registration notices, filings and maintenance, global regulatory dossier creation and support for human and animal ingredient approval and registration.

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Corporate Counsel - Corporate & Securities, MPG Ingredients

MGP is a leading U.S. supplier of premium distilled spirits and the largest producer of specialty wheat proteins and starches. The company’s distilled spirits include gins, vodkas, and bourbon and rye whiskeys that are carefully crafted through a combination of art and science and backed by over 150 years of experience.

The Corporate Counsel - Corporate & Securities will provide sophisticated legal support focusing on securities law, SEC and NASDAQ reporting and compliance, executive compensation, and corporate governance matters, and also will support the legal team in other areas, including transactions and commercial contracting matters.

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Sunday, March 19, 2023

USDA Climate Change Fellows Program

USDA is seeking qualified applicants for inclusion in the USDA Climate Change Fellows Program (CCFP).  Climate change presents real threats to U.S. agricultural production, forest resources, and rural economies. Producers and land managers across the country are experiencing climate impacts on their operations through shifting weather patterns and increasingly frequent and severe storms, floods, drought, and wildfire.  The American agriculture and forest sectors have incredible potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, sequester carbon, generate renewable energy and deliver lasting solutions to the climate crisis. Through research, conservation practices and partnerships, USDA aims to find solutions to agricultural challenges, enhance economic growth and create new streams of income for farmers, ranchers, producers and private foresters. Successfully meeting these challenges will require USDA to staff a diverse set of employees with the expertise to implement USDA’s climate change strategy.

USDA’s Climate Change Fellows Program (CCFP) allows USDA to hire Climate Change Fellows through a time-limited appointment in the Excepted Service under “Schedule A” hiring authority, as specified in 5 CFR 213.3102(r). Initial appointments for candidates may be for up to a 2-year period.  Additional 1-year extensions may be made; however, the appointment cannot exceed a total of 4-years.  The initial periods for specific CCFP appointments will be determined based on expected duration of projects, exposure to diverse program areas, the nature of a developmental assignment, and/or the duration of assignments that meet workforce planning objectives.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Regulatory Counsel, FDA

This position is located in the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Dietary Supplement Programs which ensures the safety and truthful labeling of dietary supplements. ODSP also provides technical and policy support to FDA legislative, compliance, enforcement and public affairs initiatives related to dietary supplement oversight.

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Government Affairs Manager, General Mills

General Mills is seeking a talented Government Affairs Manager to manage and execute legislative and policy strategy, engage with public officials and other stakeholders to advance the company strategy. This role will include a blend of U.S. federal and state affairs.

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