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« on: August 22, 2017, 03:27:46 pm »
RE:  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MSU EXTENSION POSITION

Extension Educator – Innovation Counselor, #457625 Menominee County

Position Overview
As part of MSU Extension (MSUE) and the Greening Michigan Institute (GMI), this position provides local and regional (Upper Peninsula) leadership and educational programming expertise while contributing to statewide initiatives in alignment with the MSU Product Center. This position specifically focuses on conducting outreach activities and educational programs to market business development services and provide assistance to businesses in the forestry and agriculture/food sectors to advance value-added products and services. This position represents a 75% Product Center and 25% community development (strengthening of local networks and delivery of other GMI community development-related programming) assignment.

Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications (see full description for complete list of requirements)
•   Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) from an accredited institution in a field of study related to business, economics, forestry/natural resources, food marketing or related field. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree will complete a Master’s degree within a specified time frame as discussed with hiring manager prior to employment;
 
Desired Qualifications
•   3-years’ experience conducting business counseling and business plan development with food related clients.
 
Application Process
To view the full position description and required qualifications, please visit the applicable Michigan State University careers page as noted under the To Apply section. Search for posting number 457625 using the Job Search field.
 
Applicants are asked to provide a current resume, cover letter and four (4) professional references.
 
This position is a full-time, end-dated appointment renewable annually based upon successful performance and continued funding.
 
Application deadline is October 11, 2017.

Position Information
Position Title
Extension Educator
 
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience
 
Benefits
Comprehensive benefits package:
https://www.hr.msu.edu/benefits/index.html
 
Location
Menominee County

To Apply 
Visit http://careers.msu.edu
 
Posting Number:  457625
Application Deadline: 11 October 2017
 
Contact for Questions
msuehr@anr.msu.edu  (a generic human resources email address)

 
MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer, committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. Michigan State University Extension programs and materials are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status or veteran status.


~Ron