Assistant Director of Public Policy

 

New York Farm Bureau is the state’s largest general farm organization, and is seeking an individual to represent the Farm Bureau organization before the legislative and executive branches of state and federal government, and coordinate the grassroots member involvement, along with analyzing new regulations, preparing reports and fact sheets, and researching legislation and regulatory issues, as needed. Other responsibilities include establishing and maintaining working relationships with agency representatives and staff, and presenting organizational positions consistent with policy.

 

Candidates should possess strong research, communication, and interpersonal skills.  Legislative and agricultural experience preferred. Bachelor’s degree required.
 
Interested candidates should submit cover letter, with salary requirements, and resume to New York Farm Bureau, Att. Personnel, PO Box 5330, Albany NY 12205, or via email to prafferty@nyfb.org, by February 23, 2018. NYFB offers a generous benefit package which includes health insurance, paid sick, vacation, and holidays, 401(k), and more.  
 
 
All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discriminations because of age, race, creed, color, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or marital status.