Farm Build Project Lead

  • Bowery Farming
  • New York, NY
  • Feb 23, 2021

Job Description

What You’ll Do:

  • Accountable for the overall integrated business delivery of assigned new farm build and launch through to market delivery of product.
  • Coordinates with the team that executes all business, HR, technical, fiscal and administrative functions of the assigned farm launch projects
  • Work with your peers across the business to balance various priorities and achieve the best overall results
  • Communication across the company, which would include Farm Operations, Farm Design, Science & Tech, Safety, Supply Chain, Finance, Commercial, Marketing, HR as well as Vendors and General Contractors will be crucial·
  • Supports & Leads while acting as the company representative with vendors and suppliers during project execution
  • Responsible for the overall project schedule that enables the teams to be successful based upon the project milestones and launch day.
  • Monitors and reports on the progress of all project activity within the project including significant milestones and any conditions which would affect project cost or schedule

Who You Are:

  • You have experience leading and interacting with cross-functional teams
  • You have experience managing large capital projects and aggressive schedule commitments.
  • You have experience in a manufacturing and / or distribution environment including experience in complex project management, budgets and implementation with proven ability to design workable solutions and drive projects to successful implementation·
  • You have a passion for getting the best quality goods to the final customers (you treat each leaf of lettuce like it’s going in your own salad)
  • Seeing the big picture & thinking strategically is a strength, but you are also able to execute and implement ideas
  • You are detail, action-oriented and you are energized by environments where there are always more problems to solve and systems to improve than time to do it
  • You have a bias for customer orientation and are comfortable with ambiguity and adaptable when plans change
  • You’re able to build quick rapport & trust-based partnerships internally & externally with all teammates, vendors, and partners

Who We Are:

  • Bowery is a place where everyone is welcome, included and empowered to reach their full potential
  • We live our shared values every day in both big and small ways: opt-in, think wildly different, break barriers together & be kind to the core
  • We are a mission-driven team of unconventional thinkers, problem-solvers, optimists and activators
  • We share a passion for giving back more to the planet than we take, growing deliciously abundant food without abundant harm
  • We are excited to hear from you!

Organization Type


Organization Size



Food & Agriculture

Drawdown Solutions

Plant-Rich Diets