The National Aquaculture Association (NAA) is a 501(c)(5) nonprofit aquatic farmer trade association committed to the responsible and sustainable development of aquaculture in the United States. For 31 years, the NAA has advocated for US aquaculture community at the federal level (Congress and agency) and worked to educate the public, Congress and federal agency leadership and staff on the social, ecological and economic benefits of sustainable aquaculture development. The NAA's mission is to provide a unified national voice for aquaculture that ensures its sustainability, protects its profitability, and encourages its development in an environmentally sustainable manner.
Director of Membership Recruitment & Public Outreach
The NAA is seeking an energetic and passionate individual to focus on membership development and public communications and outreach. The new position will focus on the NAA being a strong, positive voice in representing the U.S. aquaculture throughout the United State and building NAA’s capacity to recruit and maintain membership, effectively communicate verbally and in writing its mission and activities, coordinate with likeminded organizations, respond to media or agency articles or reports, and improve member services.
The successful candidate will be highly motivated, creative, have excellent writing skills and a working knowledge of website construction and social media. Knowledge of US aquaculture is an additional asset. This is a full-time position which is also fully remote, but the candidate should be willing and able to travel periodically (2-3 times per year) and have access to a major airport.
Qualifications & Experience
How to Apply
Please send resume, cover letter, and work samples to the attention of Paul Zajicek, Executive Director, National Aquaculture Association, at firstname.lastname@example.org.