Wisconsin FFA Foundation seeks part-time marketing coordinator

The Wisconsin FFA Foundation is now accepting applications for a part-time marketing coordinator.
The Wisconsin FFA Foundation seeks candidates with strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to work independently on multiple projects and deadlines. Duties of the marketing coordinator include: development-focused marketing, written development, project management and fundraising event coordination. These responsibilities involve, but are not limited to: brand management, advertising and public relations as it applies to newsletters, annual report, event promotional materials, press releases, website maintenance and partnership option marketing flyers; preparing grant requests and direct mail pieces; working with the Executive Director and board committees to drive growth and achievement for the organization; coordinating the annual golf outings; and serving as a liaison for donor-led fundraising events.
“This is an exciting time for the Wisconsin FFA,” says Sara Schoenborn, executive director of the Wisconsin FFA Foundation. “The Wisconsin FFA Foundation is celebrating a record-breaking year in fundraising. We look forward to welcoming an individual to our team who wants to join our pursuit of growth in supporting the future leaders of the agriculture, food and natural resources industries.”
The Wisconsin FFA Foundation builds resources through the development of partnerships which support the Wisconsin FFA mission of premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
A position description for the marketing coordinator can be found at bit.ly/wi_ffa_fdn_mktg. Candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, examples of prior marketing-related projects and contact information of three references to Sara Schoenborn, Wisconsin FFA Foundation Executive Director, at sschoenborn@wisconsinffafoundation.org or via mail to Wisconsin FFA Foundation; Attn: Sara Schoenborn; 1241 John Q. Hammons Drive, Suite 200; Madison, WI 53703. The application deadline is December 8, 2014.
The Wisconsin FFA Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, unites individuals, organizations and companies who share a common interest in the advancement of agriculture and community leadership through FFA. You can support today’s FFA members by supporting the programs that have been core tenets of the FFA: proficiency awards, career development events, state FFA degrees, sectional leadership workshops, scholarships, chapter awards, agri-science fair, state FFA convention and state officer support. Learn more about the Wisconsin FFA Foundation and sponsorship opportunities by visiting www.wisconsinffafoundation.org.