- Van Wert
Summer Internship Position Available
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for supporting and implementing communication initiatives associated with promotional and educational events, membership campaigns, and policy development.
Coordinate with hosts, speakers, and volunteers for various events and other programs
... Maintain database of event participants and membership campaign volunteers
Provide support to county events: fair activities, display pieces, legislative meetings, etc.
Maintain information and updates associated with funding for Our Ohio and other events
Assist with county web page and social media idea generation, techniques and application
Assist with county newsletter development, press releases, and other communications
Support membership marketing and retention strategies, including Nationwide Insurance relations
Other communications, public policy, and general office support as assigned
Completed at least one year of undergraduate coursework, majoring in communication, education, business or similar, preferably in agricultural area of study
Strong written and verbal communication skills: Able to effectively write business communications, speak to various groups, etc.
Understanding of basic marketing concepts
Strong problem solving capabilities
Self-starter with ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and maintain deadlines
Outstanding customer service skills
Candidates with parents/guardian as active Farm Bureau members preferred
Residence or available housing within Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, or Wood County preferred
30-40 hours per week from May to August/September, based on students availability, class schedule, and workload desire. Flexible scheduling but work may require specific evenings and weekends.
Competitive hourly wage, mileage reimbursement for personal vehicle use, flexible scheduling
Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and 2 letters of reference no later than March 15, 2014 to Darren Frank, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by U.S. mail to:
Lucas County Farm Bureau
109 Portage St.
Woodville, OH 43469
For further information, questions, or concerns, please contact Darren via e-mail or at 1-800-333-8015.