What do you get when you cross the best of Silicon Valley innovation with the agriculture economy? Farmer's Business Network, Inc.!
We are proudly Farmers First. Created by farmers, for farmers, Farmers Business Network (FBN) is an independent and unbiased farmer-to-farmer network of thousands of American farms. By enabling thousands of farmers to work together, anonymously and securely to democratize information, the FBN network is helping farmers level the playing field and put power back in farmers' hands.
Farmers Business Network counts top VCs including Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, DBL Partners, and Acre Venture Partners, T Rowe Price and Temasek among its investors. We are a dynamic, and innovative company in AgTech that offers competitive compensation and benefits.
The Events Coordinator position is responsible for assisting and managing the execution of events promoting the FBN Network to new farmer members, and to increase engagement of current members. This position requires a self-starter who can independently organize and multi-task priorities over several different events. A background in hospitality, events, marketing and communications is preferred. This position is based out of Sioux Falls, SD, and candidates must be willing to travel.
Coordination of event logistics, timelines and schedules
Strong communication skills
Meeting event objectives within assigned budget
Manage event set-up and tear-down
Working with team to develop a media communications plan for public events
Perform post-event analysis, reporting, and develop recommendations for future
Follow standardized event procedures and train staff into properly executing them
Highly organized with ability to multitask and manage various projects at once
Capable of working with internal and external teams and partners
Excited to work in a fast-paced, dynamic start-up environment
Innovative and creative
Excellent interpersonal verbal and written communications
Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Must possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle driver's license
Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time
Ability to work under strict deadlines
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