2019 Summer Intern
The Iowa Beef Industry Council (IBIC) is now accepting applications for the 2019 summer intern.
This position will focus on the development and implementation of beef education, communication, promotion and industry activities. The internship will include the promotion of beef and beef products.
Tentative Start Date: May 13, 2019
Work with Iowa Beef Industry Council (IBIC) to assist with the tasks and activities the organization perform. The intern will be charged with gaining knowledge of the Beef Checkoff Program and how their initiatives impact the beef industry in Iowa. The intern will be expected to provide ideas and input to the projects they are assigned.
with the planning, development and execution of Iowa State Fair activities with
with educational and promotion events under guidance of IBIC staff.
with consumer focused initiatives through social media and monthly eNewsletter.
appropriate industry meetings as necessary including board meetings.
and present a summary of the internship experience to IBIC Board of Directors.
will be given to students who have completed their junior year of course work.
available 12 weeks during the summer up to 40 hours per week.
available to work through the Iowa State Fair – August 8-18, 2019.
a background or working knowledge of the beef industry.
major in Agriculture Education/Studies and/or Communication.
oral and written communication skills.
proficient in social media activities.
To apply, applicant must submit
the following by November 30, 2019
transcript(s) – unofficial will be accepted.
- Two letters of
- A one-page essay on
why you want to work for the beef industry.
Applications will be accepted via email, postal mail or hand delivered to our office.
Questions and/or applications should be directed to:
Beef Industry Council
Attn: Intern Program
PO Box 451
Ames, IA 50010