Overview: This professional position is involved in all aspects of event planning and coordination; education of our staff, volunteers and members; as well as, the design and creation of marketing materials.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates/facilitates all aspects of Kansas Farm Bureau’s presence at farm trade shows, including planning, scheduling, soliciting volunteer workers and contacting outside vendors.
  • Serves as the membership liaison at our Young Farmer & Rancher and Collegiate events and activities.
  • Plans and organizes events/programs for Member Services and may assist with similar responsibilities for other KFB departments.
  • Coordinates all aspects relating to membership contests and incentive programs.
  • Designs and creates membership brochures and flyers.
  • Educates County Farm Bureau staff and volunteers on organization programs and encourages participation.
  • Makes recommendations to Director regarding marketing, promotional and retention efforts relating to our membership.
  • Maintains a good working relationship with other state Farm Bureaus, Farm Bureau Financial Services staff, County Farm Bureau offices, Member Benefit providers and members.
  • Assists with the maintenance of our electronic membership records.
  • Assists division staff with a high volume of calls related to membership and providing membership customer service. ?
  • Assists County Farm Bureaus with membership communication.
  • Assists with processing membership payments, as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Competencies, Education and Experience:

  • Requires excellent skills with Microsoft Office software and Adobe Creative Suite, with preference given to experience with InDesign.
  • Requires excellent organizational and communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Must possess a proven ability to work in a team environment.
  • Requires excellent customer service skills and creativity.
  • Requires ability to independently research and analyze information.
  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience with preference given to marketing and/or communications fields of study.
  • Prefers an agricultural background.

To apply: submit cover letter, resume, and references through our online application. Click here to apply online.  Application process closes September 26, 2018.

EOE/M/F/VET/Disability and any other protected class not listed