Marketing & Communications Director – AgGateway

Arlington, VA • Full-Time • Bachelor’s Degree Required • Applications Due Aug. 9

Job Summary:

The Director of Marketing & Communications is responsible for promoting the organization and its activities to the membership and the industry, in order to further AgGateway’s mission to drive digital connectivity in global agriculture and related industries. The director will use a variety of communications tools to promote the organization and its activities to further AgGateway’s mission and increase membership.

Those interested should submit a cover letter, resume and one or two writing samples by Monday, August 9, to AgGateway’s Member Services at


The Director of Marketing & Communications develops and implements an annual AgGateway communications plan based on the organization’s strategic objectives. That plan includes:

  • Draft specific annual marketing communications goals and tactics for AgGateway as a whole, and for North America, Europe and Latin America regions.

  • Manage AgGateway website to promote and market the benefits of AgGateway membership and the benefits of eConnectivity, including the use of AgGateway resources.

  • Conduct proactive media relations including regular press releases, articles in trade press, media outreach, maintenance of the media list, etc.

  • Ensure regular social media postings, working with the Communications Committee (see below).

  • Strategically develop marketing communications materials including monthly newsletter, flyers, case studies, annual report, videos, etc.

  • Provide executive support to the CEO and Board Chair on presentations, letters, statements, etc., including annual presentation to the membership at Annual Conference.

  • Provide counsel to staff and leadership in supporting AgGateway’s image with relevant stakeholders in agriculture.

  • Promote the Mid-Year Meeting and Annual Conference to maximize participation.

  • Trade shows/conferences: help plan and support AgGateway participation in industry conferences and trade shows, including development of materials to support staff and member participation.

  • Support membership promotion, including materials for membership and subscription promotions, dues invoice letters and support materials, etc.

  • Manage volunteer recognition (awards) program, including the annual Ron Storms Leadership Award, AgGateway in Action, President’s Award and other volunteer recognition.

  • Manage the organization’s brand guidelines and clarify with membership as needed.

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