Producer Outreach Director - Iowa Pork Producers Association

Works closely with committees and other staff to develop, implement, and maintain the total association’s outreach plan. Directs association efforts to enhance relations with county pork organizations and pork producers. Coordinates the association’s membership marketing efforts. Coordinate the Iowa Pork Leadership Academy. Serve as officer of the Iowa Purebred Swine Council.

Qualification/Background Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Ag business, marketing, public relations, or animal science preferred. Prefer two years of professional experience in ag marketing, production agriculture, agricultural communications, animal science or marketing or public relations will be given preference.

Skills Should possess a good ability to work effectively with people; communicate well in verbal and written form; and understand the culture of associations.

Location Will be located at the association’s office in Clive (western suburb of Des Moines)

Will be determined based upon experience and education

Contact Information Pat McGonegle Chief Executive Officer Iowa Pork Producers Association P.O. Box 71009 Clive, Iowa 50325-0009 Email: Fax: 515-225-0563 Website:

Applications Please send letter and application by October 31, 2019