The following positions are open at the USADPLC/APA at this time.
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING - MOSCOW, IDAHO
Director of Marketing will promote pulses to support US farmers and pulse industry.
Qualifications include in marketing, brand development, organizing technical seminars and consumer/food service promotion. Interest or experience in agriculture, and food science is preferred. The individual should demonstrate effective communication skills, both oral and written, experience in strategic planning, grant writing, project management and strong computer skills. Position includes domestic and international travel.
Minimum Requirements: BS/MS or equivalent of 2-3 years experience in marketing. Submit cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:
Closing date: July 1, 2023 or until qualified pool identified. EOE
DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH & SEED MANAGEMENT - MOSCOW, IDAHO
A career helping shape the science that will benefit human health and the health of the planet. USA Pulses promotes the consumption and production of pulse crops (dry peas, lentils, chickpeas and dry beans) as one of the most nutrient dense, healthy, affordable and climate friendly foods in the world. The Director of Research and Seed Management will work with farmers, industry members and seed distributors to deliver cutting edge research and seed technology that will benefit the producers who grow them and the consumers who eat them. The workplace is very dynamic, ever growing and changing. This position has flexibility for you to develop a career path that maximizes your skills and interests. Responsibilities include strategic development, program management, grant writing and budget management. The position requires a grounded self-starter with a career-oriented mindset that can work with farmers, researchers and end users. You will work with an experienced management team, dedicated co-workers, industry experts and outstanding scientists.
BA/BS – MS/MA or equivalent of 2-3 years of experience. Technical qualifications should include experience in at least one of the following areas: agronomy, seed development, crop management, food science and/or economic analysis. The individual should demonstrate effective communication skills, both oral and written, strong computer skills and experience in preparing grants, evaluating research proposals and project management. Position includes travel. EOE
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