The American Society of Agronomy (ASA) and International Certified Crop Advisers (ICCA) are seeking an Agricultural Policy Liaison in their Science Policy Office in Washington, DC.
Responsibilities: developing and shepherding legislation, federal rules, and regulations; developing grassroots advocacy efforts; building relationships with key agricultural stakeholders; organizing meetings with Congressional and White House offices and federal agencies; and building support for ASA and ICCA interests during the budget and appropriations process. For more on ASA, visit: www.agronomy.org and for ICCA, visit: www.certifiedcropadviser.org. Application deadline is Dec. 21, 2009. A full position description including qualifications and application process is at: bit.ly/6AyXPE