Program Coordinator

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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
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Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Program Coordinator
Working Title Prog Coord, Farm Analysis Tech
Department Pickaway County
Department Location
Requisition Number 433702
Summary of Duties

The Farm Business Analysis Technician will promote, support, and implement the work of the Ohio Farm Business Analysis Program; work closely with the Program Director, County Extension Agriculture Educators, and Ohio farmers to collect financial and production data; use data to complete annual financial analyses meeting-prescribed standards of accuracy; educate farmers about balance sheet, cash flow, income statement, and crop/livestock enterprise composition, data assembly, and allocation; plan and schedule farm business analysis and program work; review and prepare analyses for inclusion in the Ohio database and summary; participate in annual data review meetings; gather, organize, and maintain information and communications with farmer clients; assist in evaluating the program with identified target audiences; participate in initial and ongoing training to develop farm business analysis skills using FINPACK software, learn Ohio procedures, and learn data handling methods to ensure consistency across Ohio; promote the Farm Business Analysis Program to farmer and industry audiences and recruit farm participants in both one-on-one and group settings.

Additional Information for Applicants:

This is a 3-year Temporary Intermittent position. Hours worked will mainly be during Jan-May (20 hours/week), and will then fluctuate for the rest of the year.

Position is located in Circleville, Ohio but will also do work in surrounding counties.

Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in agriculture or an equivalent combination of education and experience; proficiency with computers and software including Microsoft Office (Word & Excel), excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to work with confidential data.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge of farm management and basic understanding of crop and livestock production; experience with Extension program work.

Target Salary $16.00 - $20.00 Hourly
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%)


Full/Part Time Part-time
Temporary or Regular Temporary
Posting Start Date 11/11/2017
Posting End Date 11/26/2017
Dept Contact Name Shoemaker,Dianne Elizabeth
Dept Contact Phone 330/533-5538
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  3. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
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  4. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
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  5. * Do you have at least one year of experience with Extension program work?
    • Yes
    • No

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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