Communications Director - U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action

Opportunity Type: Job

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers in Action (USFRA) is actively seeking a passionate Communications Director to lead our Food 360 platform. The Communications Director will be the voice for USFRA’s vision and mission. Directing communications activities across USFRA’s projects and grants by working closely with the USFSA leadership, team and constituents. The Communications Director oversees internal and external communications programs, manages the communications team and supporting the Board of Directors’ communications needs. The Director oversees partner and supporter communications and committee engagement on an ongoing basis. Manages the timely completion of projects to further build the reputation of USFRA and the agriculture and food industries.

The Communications Director should have a general passion for sustainability and the contributions the food and ag sector can make towards a net zero economy. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to multi-task several projects at once.  In addition, be a lifelong learner, flexible and adaptable self-starter is essential.

(USFRA is a nonprofit, that works with farmer and rancher-led organizations, and food and agricultural partners, with a common vision to further our global sustainable food systems. We believe farmers uniquely contribute to nourishing our planet, people, and natural resources. Our focus is creating a proactive collaboration between the best minds in food, agriculture, science, and technology to co-create solutions that will result in environmental, social, and economic sustainability.