Economist (Crop Markets)

DEPARTMENT: Public Policy

POSITION OBJECTIVE: Develop economic research, policy analysis, presentations, commentaries and databases on a wide variety of factors related to agricultural commodity markets and agricultural policy.

REPORTS TO: Chief Economist

LOCATION: Washington, DC; eligible for telework flexibility 2 days/week

DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

RELATIONSHIPS:

Economists work directly with a wide range of AFBF and state Farm Bureau staff, state Farm Bureau volunteer leaders, other industry leaders, government officials, members of the media and other stakeholders in agricultural commodity markets on subject matter developments, proposed regulations or international initiatives.

EDUCATION OR TRAINING REQUIRED:

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/TRAINING/SKILLS:

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

TO APPLY:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to humanresources@fb.org