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Affiliate Association Program Manager

Company: COUNTRY Financial
Location: Bloomington
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Job Description:

Illinois Farm Bureau is seeking an Affiliate Association Program Manager to join the Government Affairs and Commodities division to help manage the day to day operations of several affiliate associations and working groups. This role will be a unique position working with diverse groups of people throughout the food and agriculture industry. Helps implement programs and projects to assist Farm Bureau members and industry with affiliate associations and industry growth.


  • Manages day-to-day business affairs of affiliate associations and working groups.
  • Develops content, distributes newsletters, and maintains websites, social media, discussion boards, and online calendars for associations and IFB-managed statewide working groups.

  • Oversees registration, lodging, and ticketing for conferences and events within division and associations.

  • Manages consumer and external communication for local and regional food programs, specialty crop programs and others as assigned.

  • Helps communicate IFB's position on local food business development, alternative farming practices and various regulatory issues.
  • Assists with development of dairy programs.

  • Oversees and manages association membership recruitment and retention through promotion and programming.
  • Performs basic research in assigned areas.
  • Maintains and implements local and specialty crop marketing programs for statewide business promotion.
  • Oversees grant management for associations and working groups.

  • Identifies and implements programs to connect farmers with market opportunities.
  • Develops and implements programs for County Farm Bureaus at farmers' markets.

  • Oversees meetings and conference calls of statewide working groups.

  • Performs other related work as required or requested.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Understanding of marketing and promotion.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Ability to manage websites and social media.

      Required Qualifications:

      • Typically requires:
      • Education equivalent to associate degree in agriculture, business administration, food science or a related field plus two years of experience in food science, distribution, agriculture, or related field OR,
      • Four years of experience in food science, distribution, agriculture, or related field.

        Physical Requirements:

        • Normal office environment.
        • Must have the ability to attend relevant meetings and fulfill job responsibilities throughout Illinois, including some overnight travel.
        • Work may extend beyond normal business hours as business needs dictate.

          For more details about careers at Illinois Farm Bureau, please visit us online at

          Illinois Farm Bureau does not generally sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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