If you’re looking for an opportunity that ties your skills for creating compelling communications with your passion for agriculture and conservation, consider the South Dakota Soil Health Coalition (SDSHC) Communication Coordinator position. Our vision is a collective effort to increase sustainable ag production through diversification and improved soil health. We’re looking for a creative, results-oriented, upbeat, self-starting professional who shares our vision to join our team as Communication Coordinator.
A demonstrated track record is desired that includes developing and coordinating projects, communicating effectively with diverse audiences, building partnerships among the public and stakeholders, public speaking, and analyzing data and writing reports. The communications coordinator must be self motivated and able to work independently and as a member of a team. Strong persuasive outreach methods and an understanding of resource conservation practices are necessary components of the candidate’s knowledge and abilities. Consideration will be given to a combination of education and experience with course work in communications; environmental, plant, animal and soil sciences; or natural resources management. This is a grant-funded position;additional funding and employment is contingent on the success and accomplishments of the position. The communication coordinator is a full-time staff position assigned to assist the South Dakota Soil Health Coalition. Salary, duty location and schedule are negotiable; paid personal leave, retirement (IRA), single person health insurance, and supplemental insurances are provided as benefits by the Association.