NYFB SEEKS ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
NEW YORK FARM BUREAU
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
The position of New York Farm Bureau Assistant Director of Public Affairs has become available immediately. Applications are now being accepted for this staff position.
The responsibilities of this position include managing NYFB’s social media presence (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube), assistant editor for Grassroots, the NYFB monthly newspaper, along with other newsletters, drafting E-Lobby letters and alerts, overseeing the NYFB website for content, design, and functionality, and the development of tools for usage by members and staff to communicate goals and vision of NYFB.
Requirements include a college degree or relevant experience, and Microsoft Outlook and Office computer skills, InDesign and Photoshop, in addition to strong graphic design and writing skills. Must have ability to write reports, business correspondence, articles and feature stories, and photography skills. Some travel will be required. A valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. Prior agricultural experience is desired, but not required.
Send cover letter with salary requirement and resume to New York Farm Bureau, Att. Personnel, PO Box 5330, Albany NY 12205, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by April 6, 2012.
All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discriminations because of age, race, creed, color, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or marital status.