Are you passionate about making our current food system equitable and vibrant for all? Are you a dedicated, hardworking individual looking to effect positive change in the underserved communities of America? Do you thrive within a fast paced and challenging environment? Then Wholesome Wave is right for you.

Wholesome Wave may be small in size (currently 24 permanent staff members) but it’s not short on dream or vision. Balancing a need to be innovative, flexible and adaptable in the exciting fast changing food space, while retaining a clear vision, strategy and plan for sustainable change, Wavers (as staff are affectionately known) translate hard work into large scale impact.

At Wholesome Wave you’ll frequently hear the words “growth” and “opportunity” and you know they represent a real chance to direct America back to an equitable and sustainable food system for all. If you are serious about affecting real change in the food justice space, about being part of a unique organization that combines a grassroots approach with wide spread impact, then Wholesome Wave is for you.

Wholesome Wave offers a number of benefits to its staff including flexible work arrangements, skill sharing lunches and opportunities for professional development. Staff also enjoy and are encouraged to participate in a diverse range of discussions and ideas ranging from assessing innovative opportunities, to weighing in on the organizations strategic direction, and you will often find us enjoying delicious food at staff potlucks.

Come to Wholesome Wave ready to share your knowledge, strengths and passions (and your favorite recipe!), to contribute to a dedicated and incredibly supportive staff, and to start pushing the limits of innovation to make a real difference.

Open Positions:

Accounting and Administrative Associate

Reporting to, and working closely with Wholesome Wave’s Finance Director and Office/HR Manager this Associate will be a key member of Wholesome Wave’s small but dynamic Operations team. A fast growing and young non-profit, Wholesome Wave provides a unique set of challenges and opportunities to its administrative staff members who are key to the smooth running of the office. Click here for the full job description.

Innovations Lab Associate

The Innovations Lab Associate will advance Wholesome Wave’s pursuit of breakthrough solutions to food system challenges. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute creatively, driving pilots, experiments, and research in innovative food systems initiatives.  This person will have a leadership role in designing and implementing pilots, will support other teams at Wholesome Wave in pilot development, and will support the Director in strategy development and identifying new opportunities for collaboration and partnership. Click here for the full job description.

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