Job Announcement - Outreach Manager

Job Announcement - Outreach Manager

At Arizona Farm Bureau we are committed to strong agriculture for a prosperous Arizona. The Arizona Farm Bureau Federation is a leading organization that empowers members through grassroots advocacy, communication, and education. An organization where some of Arizona’s most talented people, drawn to the service of farm and ranch families, have come to develop rewarding and long-lasting careers.  As the largest grassroots farm organization in Arizona, the Arizona Farm Bureau Federation offers an opportunity to be an advocate for agriculture in a dynamic and challenging environment.

We are seeking a motivated and energetic Outreach Manager to join our team. The successful candidate will be an independent thinker who thrives in a fast-moving environment; a person who likes to solve challenging problems, engage volunteer leaders, and facilitate leadership and business development.

Reports To: Outreach Director

Hours: Full-Time

Location: Gilbert, AZ

Remote: No

 

Duties & Responsibilities –

The position is responsible for coordinating leadership training and business development

  • Assisting in the organization’s sponsorship program, including soliciting corporate sponsorships and conference exhibitors
  • Building Farm Bureau membership and promoting affiliated services
  • Advising and coordinating with County Farm Bureaus, including membership growth and retention, board training, and meeting and event coordination. 

Qualifications -

If you come from an agriculture or natural resource background and have a passion for rural Arizona, have strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills, and want to make a difference in the lives of others, this is an excellent opportunity for you.

This position requires a 4-year bachelor’s degree and requires in-state travel to rural areas.

Please send your resume and cover letter to resumes@azfb.org Applications will be accepted through Friday, January 24, 2020. For a full job description click here to view PDF..