Outreach & Member Services Coordinator

Company:

Minnesota Turkey Growers Association

Company Address:

108 Marty Dr
Buffalo
MN
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Phone Number:

Company Website:

minnesotaturkey.com

Company Email:

info@minnesotaturkey.com

Location Type:

Onsite

Employment Type:

Full Time

Company Description:

Become a part of feeding the world. Join the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association and work with the turkey farmers who make our state the number one producer of turkeys in the nation and are responsible for putting nutritious, lean protein on the tables of families across the globe. At the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association, we work to enhance the success of the Minnesota turkey industry through member engagement, advocacy, and public outreach. We also educate farmers and industry professionals on innovations and new technologies and best management practices. We are the voice of this ag sector - putting our state on the map.

Full Job Description:

We seek a proactive Outreach and Member Services Coordinator who excels in public relations and educational programming. This position is ideal for a candidate looking to stretch and grow in their career as they will have the opportunity to develop educational events for members and craft engaging content to attract talent to careers in turkey production. A successful candidate is creative and motivated in identifying opportunities to promote our farmers and industry as well as provide meaningful content for our members to use in their operations. They will also enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with exposure to people from many different professions and backgrounds.

Responsibilities:

Develops educational content relevant to member needs Fosters relationships with universities and colleges Crafts promotional events to attract talent to the industry Coordinates with academic institutions on research requests for proposals Cultivates relationships with high school ag educators and ag organizations Organizes events with policy makers and regulators Manages membership drive and maintains database Provides staff support for committee meetings Creates marketing materials and articles as needed Helps secure sponsors for events and publications Coordinates special event presentations and assists in events as needed

Experience Needed / Suggested:

Bachelor’s degree in Education, Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or related field (2+ years of experience preferred) Background or experience in agriculture preferred Excellent written and oral skills Adept at developing educational content and events Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 applications including PowerPoint, Excel, and Word Experienced in using a CRM system Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload and exercise problem-solving skills

Benefits:

Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Paid time off Vision insurance

How to Apply:

Apply through the following link with Indeed. https://www.indeed.com/job/outreach-and-member-services-coordinator-da489706341078b0