Convention Internship
National Cattlemen's Beef Association

Posted August 01, 2019

Employment Type Internship

Compensation Unpaid

Company National Cattlemen's Beef Association

Location 9110 East Nichols Avenue #300
Centennial, CO 80112


DESCRIPTORS

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) is the nation’s oldest and largest national organization representing America’s cattle farmers and ranchers.  NCBA is producer directed and consumer focused, which creates a unique opportunity to unify policy and marketing efforts for the beef industry.


National Cattlemen's Beef Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.
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The Hiring Manager

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JOB DESCRIPTION

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) is the nation’s oldest and largest national organization representing America’s cattle farmers and ranchers.  NCBA is producer directed and consumer focused, which creates a unique opportunity to unify policy and marketing efforts for the beef industry.

The 2020 applications will be available July 1st – October 11, 2019. 

Position:              Cattle Industry Convention Intern
Location:               San Antonio, TX
Time Period:        February 2 – 8, 2020

Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show interns are vital to the success of the largest annual meeting in the U.S. beef cattle industry.  Our intern positions provide a unique opportunity for students to gain first-hand experience and to interact with leaders from every segment of the cattle and beef industry.      

 

 

To Apply:

  • Completed Student Internship Application
  • College transcripts (must be emailed with application, official or unofficial transcript accepted)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume

The Convention Intern Program provides an excellent opportunity to network with people throughout the beef industry. NCBA strives to provide time for students to maximize their industry network.  

 
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Students will be assigned to help many different NCBA staff members with a variety of meetings and events at the convention and trade show. NCBA staff members will direct students in specific duties at meetings and events.
  • Students should be prepared for a wide range of responsibilities, including setting up, tearing down and working in the Demo Arena, distribution of handouts, overseeing committee meeting sign-in, setting up the PAC Silent Auction and PAC booth, working the NCBA booth, assisting at Cattlemens College, working with media, helping with youth contests and other general duties as required.
  • Students will assist with meeting the needs of attendees with the help of NCBA staff members. One of NCBA’s goals is to ensure the comfort of attendees at the convention and trade show.
  • Students will assist producers with posting on social media, along with contributing in the social media booth.
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be available to work February 2 8, 2020
  • Minimum Junior-level college student at an accredited university at time of application (Senior-level and graduate students are encouraged to apply.)
  • Preferably have a background in (or working knowledge of) the cattle and/or beef industry.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Students should be well versed in all areas of social media.
  • Able to take direction and multi-task
BENEFITS

  • Great experience and opportunity to network with the Cattle Industry!
  • One year NCBA student membership.