Kansas Grain Sorghum Seeking Executive Director

Kansas Grain Sorghum Seeking Executive Director

Kansas Grain Sorghum seeks a dynamic, motivated candidate to advance Kansas Grain Sorghum for the benefit of Kansas sorghum farmers. Successful candidates will bring knowledge of advocacy, board and program governance, board and program management, pride in success, vision, leadership, employee management, passion/energy and an understanding of Kansas agriculture and the sorghum industry.

The candidate must be passionate about agriculture, the sorghum industry and be a strong leader with excellent communication, computer skills and knowledge of QuickBooks. The candidate must also have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of five years experience in an agricultural related field with crop production preferred. Legislative experience in Topeka and/or Washington DC is preferred. KGS is accepting applications for a full time Executive Director and will accept applications until 5:00 PM on November 4, 2016.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, resume with the names and contact information of four references to [email protected] For a full job description in this position contact Jill Barnhardt (785) 477-9474 or email [email protected]