Kansas City, MO • Paid
The American Shorthorn Association (ASA) and the American Junior Shorthorn Association (AJSA) seek individuals interested in a full-time paid summer internship. ASA will be selecting 3 individuals for the 2021 summer internships. This is an outstanding opportunity to attain training and work experience in a breed association atmosphere. The intern will assist with programs of the ASA and AJSA activities, such as the planning and execution of the National Junior Shorthorn Show & Youth Conference, including but not limited to press releases, creative design work, media contact, social media, photography, videography, correspondence with planning committees, and data entry input and organization. We will select registrations, communications and youth activities intern.
Qualifications of all interns:
Should be a junior or senior in college
Livestock or agricultural background preferred
Must have interest in working in agricultural related field after college
Self-motivated, professional, detail-oriented, outgoing and energetic
Computer skills including Microsoft Office programs.
Communication, Marketing and/or Public Relations skill preferred
Travel to NJSS and KEY Conference required (all travel to any sanctioned ASA events will be paid)
Position is held in Kansas City, MO
Internship beginning and ending dates are variable upon applicant availability with school (Start in May right after classes until mid-July)
Living arrangements are responsibility of applicant, however ASA will be of assistance in location.
Compensation is gross $1,500/month
Must do the following listed and all else as required.
Will assist with entries and registrations for NJSS
Including fixing wrong entries, following up to make sure entries are correct and answering questions
This will take up much of your time until nationals
Will assist with check-in preparation and be in charge of helping with the show program. Will assist while at the show with show related items.
Order back numbers
Help put together exhibitor envelopes
Tasks to assist in preparing for NJSS
Those interested in applying for internship please email/mail the following to email@example.com by November 15, 2020
At least 3 references (2 previous employers and 1 advisor)