Florida Farm Bureau Hiring Communications and Advertising Coordinator

Florida Farm Bureau is currently hiring a Communications and Advertising Coordinator.

The Communications Coordinator reports to the Director of Public Relations.


  • Prepares original articles for FloridAgriculture magazine 
  • Manages sales of advertising space in FloridAgriculture magazine and maintains all ad billing and payment records
  • Completes the delivery of mailing lists for use by our printing vendor
  • Maintains records of postal service mailings of FloridAgriculture magazine
  • Maintains FFBF account with the U.S. Postal Service; secures postal payments from the Accounting Division
  • Assists in proofreading products created by the Public Relations Division
  • Creates and edits the Bureau Banner, Florida Farm Bureau’s monthly employee newsletter
  • Serves as a staff photographer
  • Edits County President’s Weekly, a newsletter for county Farm Bureau presidents; maintains Industry 
  • Coordinates the sale of FAMA products to Florida Farm Bureau employees; maintains inventory of FAMA stock at the state headquarters
  • Prepares items for the Florida Farm Bureau Federation website, a monthly e-newsletter and other media produced or managed by the Public Relations Division
  • Provides research assistance on assigned topics
  • Serves as a staff iPhone videographer
  • Performs other duties, as assigned


  • A college degree is preferred (with major study in journalism, public relations or a related discipline), but a candidate may qualify with an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to use the tools of Microsoft Office suite, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to represent Florida Farm Bureau Federation in sales calls and other work to secure advertising in FloridAgriculture magazine
  • Ability to write clear prose for publication
  • Superior interpersonal relationship skills 
  • A working knowledge of emerging media
  • A willingness to build upon existing skills and develop new ones in the position
  • A basic knowledge of Florida agriculture

Travel Requirements

  • Must be able to travel within the state or elsewhere.
For more information and to apply, please contact Florida Farm Bureau Director of Public Relations and Communications G.B. Crawford

Posted: June 27, 2017


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