About MALT

Marin Agricultural Land Trust (MALT) permanently protects Marin County’s family farms and ranches from development, ensuring that these working lands will continue to provide local food, open range and rich natural habitat for generations to come. Some of the Bay Area’s most acclaimed meats, cheeses, milk, fruits and vegetables come from farms and ranches protected by MALT. Since 1980 MALT has protected over 54,000 acres of Marin’s farmland, forever. MALT imagines a thriving and inclusive agricultural community in a healthy and diverse natural environment.

The Position

The Director, People & Community is a full-time, exempt position with primary responsibility for human resources, community engagement, partnership management and integration of DEIJ principles across MALT’s programs. This role is supported by the Community Engagement Manager and supports the Advancement, Conservation/Policy, Science/Regenerative Agriculture and Operations teams. The position reports to the Chief Executive Officer, serves as a member of the Leadership Team and works closely with the Director of Advancement, Director of Conservation/Policy the Director of Science and Regenerative Agriculture and Director of Operations; and manages the Community Engagement Manager. While working remotely is possible with this role, some in-person office presence in Point Reyes Station, CA and in-person engagement with partners and the West Marin community is required.

Essential Duties and Functions

Qualifications and Requirements


This is a full-time, exempt position that requires some presence in MALT’s office in Point Reyes Station and in the West Marin community. Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format jobs@malt.org

No phone calls, no walk-ins, no recruiters. 

Marin Agricultural Land Trust welcomes people of all backgrounds, identities and beliefs to join us in achieving our mission to permanently protect Marin’s agricultural land for agricultural use. MALT is committed to a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace in which everyone is welcomed, valued and supported. We are a team that works together to achieve our goals. We recognize that diverse teams make the strongest teams and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.