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You spend so much of your time at work, it’s understandable that you want to make it count and if possible align your job or career with your values.

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The Vegan Mainstream Job Board is the place to discover ethically motivated businesses and upcoming vegan job opportunities in the USA, Canada and worldwide. When you register, you can choose the types of jobs you are interested in and we will email you every time something that fits your criteria is posted by an employer!

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From openings you might expect, like vegan chef or restaurant opportunities, to openings that might surprise you, like companies looking for people with marketing, graphics or research skills.

At Vegan Mainstream we are passionate about redefining the vegan business world to include ALL jobs in ALL sectors. 

Latest Jobs

PETA Remote (Traveling position)
Aug 22, 2019
Seasonal
Position Objective: To travel extensively in order to oversee the day-to-day administrative duties associated with tours and other events for PETA's youth outreach efforts   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • Coordinate the travel logistics for assigned tours and events • Closely monitor the tour crew members • Develop cross-training on administrative tasks • Manage PETA expenses for the tour team • Present educational content about animal rights to elementary-school students across the country • Liaise with PETA office staffers about inclusion on social-networking sites, weekly highlight reports, and corresponding blog posts • Catalog and process all data gathered on tours and at events • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: • At least one season of youth outreach or equivalent experience • Extensive experience with Microsoft Office software • Proven knowledge of youth culture • Proven knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns • Demonstrated willingness and ability to initiate conversations about animal rights and communicate effectively with a variety of people • Proven excellent organizational skills and attention to detail • Willingness and ability to travel extensively and keep a flexible schedule • Adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle • Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis • Ability to walk and stand for several hours at a time • Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver's license and passport, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record • Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues • Commitment to the objectives of the organization  
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Ideally located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., with the possibility of a remote working arrangement within the southeast region of the United States. Extensive travel from Maryland to Florida will be required.
Aug 19, 2019
Full time
Nonprofit health organization in Washington, D.C., seeks a fundraising professional with at least three years of experience with major gifts to oversee donor relations and the cultivation of new supporters in the southeast region of the United States. About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organization dedicated to saving and improving lives through good nutrition, advanced medical research, and public policy advocacy. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About the Development Team Our development program generates fundraising revenue through a variety of channels, including individual gifts, grants, direct response, planned giving, and special events. The development team is dedicated to finding innovative ways to keep existing supporters informed of campaign progress and to seek new support. The team is knowledgeable and well-versed in the organization’s efforts and prides itself on being creative, accessible, and donor-centric. About this Career Opportunity The Physicians Committee is looking for a Major Gifts Officer to join our development team, with a focus on the southeast regions of the United States. This fundraising professional is responsible for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of individuals in support of the Physicians Committee’s mission. He or she will be responsible for achieving short-term and long-term fundraising goals, working closely with staff to strengthen strategies, and engaging supporters. This is a full-time position, ideally located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., with the possibility of a remote working arrangement within the southeast region of the United States. Extensive travel from Maryland to Florida will be required.  Who We’re Looking For We are looking for a fundraising professional with at least three years of experience with major gifts. Knowledge and experience of Raiser’s Edge is a plus. If you are passionate about the Physicians Committee's mission to advance the field of plant-based nutrition and promote alternatives to the use of animals in research, education and testing, we'd like to hear from you.  How to Apply In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our mission, fundraising accomplishments and your professional goals. We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Aug 19, 2019
Full time
Position Objectives: • To serve as the primary contact for members of PETA's monthly giving programs • To process donations and maintain accurate, up-to-date records about PETA's monthly donors   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • In consultation with PETA and in verified compliance with the objectives, standards, and requirements communicated by it:     o Input account information for automatic payments for PETA's monthly giving programs     o Input PETA members' demographic information and monthly donation invoice for PETA's monthly giving programs     o Act as the primary contact for all phone calls and e-mail and written correspondence pertaining to PETA monthly donor information updates and campaign concerns     o Review and process declined/returned donation reports for contacting PETA donors to request updated information     o Handle outbound calling to PETA's monthly donors for donor-retention purposes and to maintain updated account information for automatic payments • Maintain proper posting of all telemarketing sustainer files • Assist the supervisor in monitoring daily workflow in order to ensure file maintenance and prompt processing of PETA donations, acknowledgments, and other correspondence • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor    Qualifications: • Three years of accounting or data-entry experience • Working knowledge of database mail-merge systems • Demonstrated knowledge of animal rights issues and current PETA campaigns • Proficiency with a 10-key calculator • Ability to type accurately at a minimum of 35 words per minute • Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills • Proven excellent accuracy and attention to detail • Ability to lift and carry up to 20 lbs. up and down stairs • Commitment to the objectives of the organization
Factory Farming Awareness Coalition Chicago, IL, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
FFAC is seeking a regional director to raise awareness about factory farming and empower people to make sustainable, compassionate food choices. The primary responsibility is giving presentations to schools, businesses, and community groups about the impacts of factory farming on animals, workers, and the environment. The job also entails planning local events, and managing volunteers and interns.   Details: The job will be full-time during the school year, with limited potential to work over the summer. It is approximately 40 hours per week, though the schedule is flexible and varies from month to month. Pay is based on the number of people reached plus hourly work.   Skills Required: We are seeking candidates who are:  Skilled at public speaking Knowledgeable about factory farming and the food system Passionate about social justice as well as animal and environmental protection Friendly Willing to meet people where they are and promote gradual dietary change Organized Motivated, with high level of self-sufficiency Able and willing to work remotely Excellent communication skills   To Apply: Please submit resume and cover letter explaining your interest and background in factory farming/food systems work.
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
Position Objective: To work with activists to increase the effectiveness and frequency of activism and to encourage deeper commitments to animal rights and PETA   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • Encourage and facilitate local grassroots activism around the country and the world • Enlist grassroots activist support for PETA’s larger campaigns initiatives • Cultivate relationships with activists by offering advice and supporting brainstorming and goal setting • Write and review demo alerts • Work with the Communications Department to facilitate positive interactions between media and activists • Assist with the development of activist organizations in areas of the country lacking leadership in order to strengthen PETA's Activist Network • Assist with maintaining PETA's Activist Network database • Travel to demonstrations in support of PETA campaigns • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: • Minimum of one year of grassroots activist experience • Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns • Outgoing and personable manner and the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of people • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain relationships with activists • Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines • Proven excellent organizational skills and attention to detail • Proven ability to work independently and with minimal supervision • Willingness and ability to travel • Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver's license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. • Professional appearance and adherence to a vegan lifestyle • Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues • Commitment to the objectives of the organization
PETA Norfolk, VA, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
Position Objective: To coordinate administrative and campaign projects for PETA's Campaigns Division   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: Coordinate a wide variety of projects in support of PETA's campaigns Conduct research, writing, and analysis in support of PETA's campaigns Assist campaigners and other department members with project tasks Assist the campaigns manager and director with high-level administrative tasks Communicate with activists about PETA campaigns and encourage them to be active for animals Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience Minimum of two years of high-level administrative support experience Extensive knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns Proven excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion Excellent written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to communicate with a variety of people in a professional and personable manner Ability to organize and manage multiple projects Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle Commitment to the objectives of the organization
Plant Based Foods, Inc. Los Angeles, CA, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
Plant Based Foods, Inc., is seeking outgoing, energetic brand ambassadors who are passionate about vegetarian and vegan food. Each one will serve as an in-store marketer, product sampler, and sales representative for Plant Based Foods brands, including but not limited to MozzaRisella.   Primary Responsibilities: • Increase brand awareness and sales through product sampling • Develop and maintain relationships with grocery buyers, chefs, and department managers • Meet with food-service and restaurant personnel as well as brick-and-mortar store buyers to ensure that ample product for demos is ordered and that product is reordered after demos • Research and identify potential customers for Plant Based Foods products • Submit demonstration and sales reports   Locations: Los Angeles San Francisco Orlando Southern Florida   Qualifications • Knowledgeable about vegan and vegetarian foods • Outgoing, personable, driven, and comfortable approaching strangers • Prior experience within the food industry or sales or as a brand ambassador • Must have a valid driver's license and own a car • Able to lift 50 lbs. and set up displays • Able to work remotely and work flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays • Able to communicate clearly • Proficient in Microsoft Office
PETA Washington, DC, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
Position Objective: To generate media coverage of PETA's campaigns   Primary Responsibilities and Duties: • Prepare and service news releases for PETA Campaigns • Independently pitch PETA campaigns and events to the media • Prepare and manage news releases for PETA’s foreign affiliates • Prepare and send mailings to the media on specific issues and campaigns • Develop target lists for issue and campaign coverage • Develop new pitch ideas and ways to revamp news releases and pitches in order to increase media coverage of PETA campaigns • Pitch campaigner profiles and interviews to TV and radio talk shows, features editors, and weekly papers • Keep informed about local and national news stories and track those that are relevant to PETA’s campaigns • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor   Qualifications: • Degree in a related field or equivalent experience • Knowledge of public relations and the media industry • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and campaigns • Proven ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional manner • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously • Proven ability to take initiative and follow through • Demonstrated ability to make sound judgments and work independently • Proven exceptional written and verbal communication skills • Proven excellent organizational skills • Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines • Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle • Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues • Commitment to the objectives of the organization
Beyond Carnism Berlin, London or Remote
Aug 12, 2019
Full time
Title : Head of Communications Reports to : Director of Operations Location : London or Berlin preferred; Remote possible Hours : Full-time Deadline:  September 9th 2019 BEYOND CARNISM Beyond Carnism is a US-based, international organization dedicated to exposing and transforming carnism, the invisible belief system that conditions people to eat certain animals. Beyond Carnism is the first and only organization that focuses exclusively on carnism, making it a pioneering and landmark institution and a hub of international carnism-awareness activity. Inspired by the writings of our founder and president Melanie Joy, our programs and campaigns are innovative and powerful, and have been proven to have a significant global impact. We are run by a committed, compassionate, and exceptionally talented team in the US and Europe. Beyond Carnism is a young, vibrant organization with significant potential to grow our programs and increase our impact. We are also in the process of rebranding to incorporate a broader focus that includes social transformation, relational literacy (understanding healthy relational dynamics), and mindfulness. We are seeking a talented, dedicated, self-directed individual with a commitment to strategic thinking, animal rights, social justice, relational health, and personal integrity to join our team and help take Beyond Carnism to the next level. POSITION OVERVIEW The Head of Communications will oversee and coordinate all external communications, helping to improve and grow our social media presence, increase funding opportunities, and enhance public engagement with our work. Tasks include developing and overseeing the organization’s communications strategy, coordinating public relations activities, producing media reports, drafting press releases, editing Melanie Joy’s writing when needed, and helping develop and edit content for campaigns (videos, articles, etc.). The Head of Communications will also review and revise internal communications when necessary, to help ensure messaging is consistent and clear. The successful candidate will have excellent English written and spoken communication skills, and will ideally have a background in professional (English) writing and thorough knowledge of the animal rights movement. They will also be committed to the Beyond Carnism mission. The Head of Communications role is both strategic and hands-on. It includes managing a small team that works on content and social media and directly carrying out PR and copy editing, as well as driving the communications strategy during this exciting stage of organizational development. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Develop and oversee external communications Develop and oversee the organization’s communications strategy Oversee all content production, media communications, and social media strategy Coordinate all public relations activities Develop a marketing communications plan including strategy, goals, budget, and tactics Write and edit content Regularly assess the effectiveness of the Beyond Carnism communications channels and put in place measures that will create awareness and momentum as well as test the effectiveness of communications activities Provide editorial support to Melanie Joy when needed Review and revise internal communications when necessary SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE We are looking for a highly organized, action-oriented, self-directed individual who has a strong commitment to social justice, animal rights, relationality, mindfulness, effective altruism, and the mission of Beyond Carnism. The Head of Communications will embody the core values of Beyond Carnism and should also be able to work independently (without close oversight), and possess the following: A minimum of 5 years of experience in a communications/PR management or editorial  role Experience developing and implementing communications strategies An excellent eye for, and commitment to, detail Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written  Excellent editorial skills Proven track record in public relations Thorough knowledge of carnism and the vegan movement; experience in working in animal rights a plus Ability to work accurately and efficiently Ability to work on tight deadlines and effectively manage priorities Excellent organizational skills Willingness to take on different responsibilities and tasks as needed Understanding of and commitment to the principles of effective altruism Strong commitment to the mission and values of Beyond Carnism, including a commitment to intersectionality and a willingness to become literate about privilege and oppression Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with various stakeholders including donors and board members Experience working with people from diverse backgrounds Experience and strong track record of effectively supervising staff Excellent strategic and critical thinking skills Commitment to maintaining a healthy work/life balance Interest in mindfulness a plus To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and CV directed to Flavia D’Erasmo, Director of Operations.
Mercy For Animals Remote
Aug 12, 2019
Remote Work
Team Rewards and Relations Manager Los Angeles Office or Remote in the U.S.   As  team rewards and relations manager , you will partner with the senior vice president of people operations to design and implement coordinated strategies for HRIS, total rewards, performance management, and team-member relations.  You will   support   team members in reaching their full potential and contribute to Mercy For Animals’ mission by fostering a culture that is aligned with the organization’s values and creates a diverse, inclusive, equitable, and engaging work environment for all. You will   do mission-critical work : Conduct annual compensation reviews to ensure adherence to our compensation philosophy Prepare and produce semimonthly payroll for Mercy For Animals USA and monthly payroll for Mercy For Animals Canada Update state withholding and unemployment tax rates as required Prepare and distribute annual W2s for Mercy For Animals USA and T4s for Mercy For Animals Canada Review, assess, and implement benefit plan(s) Manage COBRA enrollment and reporting, ACA reporting, and all leaves of absence Partner with the senior vice president of people operations, the legal team, and regional operations managers on the creation, review, and update of all people operations policies and procedures, including handbooks Assist in the investigation and resolution of team-member relations issues and complaints Update, manage, and streamline HRIS to maximize end-user adoption, utilization, and satisfaction Manage all system-related onboarding activities, including enrolling in Namely payroll, processing required paperwork, and ensuring compliance with worker authorization rules and regulations Manage all offboarding activities, including calculating final pay, processing required paperwork, severing email and online access, requesting return of equipment, and scheduling exit interview  Maintain team-member deduction elections for 401(k), 401(k) Roth, and flexible spending accounts and associated annual compliance reports Respond to and meet with team members who have questions about their benefits, personnel files, and internal team conflict resolution in a timely and courteous manner Your   qualifications   will take the organization to the next level: Three to five years of experience in human resources, specifically payroll and benefits administration, performance management, team-member relations, and HRIS management  Bachelor’s degree in human resources or related field, or equivalent additional years of experience PHR, SHRM-CP, or equivalent certification (preferred) Extensive knowledge of federal and state employment and payroll laws and practices, specifically California employment law  Ability to clearly explain laws, regulations, policies, and procedures to team members  Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with effective listening skills   Is this the right fit? Absolutely, if this sounds like you : I am very detail oriented, with a sharp focus on quality of work. A good communicator with strong interpersonal skills, I enjoy collaborating with others. I have a proven track record of personal ownership and managing expectations. I’m vegan and passionate about creating a better world for animals.  Compensation and Benefits Earn an annual salary of   $48,000–$55,000, depending on qualifications. Our paid time-off policy, including 20 vacation days a year, staff-appreciation days, holidays, and sick leave, is as generous as our no- or low-cost health insurance. We also offer a 401(k) plan, not to mention a collaborative and innovative work environment. We consider traditional and nontraditional qualifications, so be sure to clearly convey in your cover letter your general fit for the role. A few things we would love to learn about are professional experience, internships, volunteer work, and side projects, as well as your overall alignment with our organizational vision, mission, and values.  Mercy For Animals is a globally minded organization, and we value diverse perspectives and backgrounds. Potential team members of every color, orientation, age, gender, origin, and ability are encouraged to apply. We are committed to providing an inclusive, positive, respectful, safe, and supportive work environment where equal opportunities are available to all team members.  By submitting your information, you are indicating that you have read our   Privacy Policy   and accept its terms.