The National Pork Board in Clive, IA is seeking a service-oriented person to respond to inbound inquiries from pork producers/industry partners and initiate pro-active outbound contacts with producers and industry partners based on various state and/or national initiatives. This person will provide user support/trouble shooting for the Pork Checkoff websites utilized by producers and industry educators/partners. Additionally this person will complete daily data entry tasks as assigned (Pork Checkoff certifications, address updates, returned mail) and verify and/or update producer/industry partner data in our database.
Requirements include a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business administration, marketing, communications or related applicable degree, working knowledge of inbound service center practices and understanding of website and CRM functionality. A solid understanding and appreciation of agriculture and agriculture issues is desirable. Experience in hog production is helpful, but not required.
The National Pork Board has responsibility for Checkoff-funded research, promotion and consumer information projects and for communicating with pork producers and the public. The Pork Checkoff funds national and state programs in advertising, consumer information, retail and foodservice marketing, export market promotion, production improvement, technology, swine health, pork safety and environmental management. Applicants should be able to support the mission of the organization with enthusiasm to serve U.S. pork producers.
Qualified candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements by April 15th to:
No phone calls please.
The National Pork Board, an equal opportunity employer, offers an exceptional work environment and benefits package. Check us out online at www.pork.org and www.PorkBeInspired.com .