Careers

Agricenter International is a 501c3 located in Memphis, TN. We are looking to fill the following positions. We are very excited about our growth. If you want to be a part of an exciting non-profit, please apply for one of the following openings:

SHOWPLACE ARENA ASSISTANT MANAGER

This position is responsible for preparing the different venues we have as a part of our equine business for our customers. A knowledge of the equine industry, an understanding of facility management, the ability to work a flexible schedule, knowledge of operating large equipment, and the ability to pass a drug screening and background check are important skills and qualifications for a successful applicant. Compensation is based on experience.

Please send resume to Jamie White at jwhite@agricenter.org if you are interested in this position.

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

This position will be responsible for working with our Operations team and will need to have the following qualifications: HVAC certification, a valid driver’s license, an understanding of general facility maintenance, equipment and vehicle maintenance, ability to perform minor electrical work, and the ability to pass a drug screening and background check. Compensation is based on experience.

Please send resume to Mark Moore at mmoore@agricenter.org if you are interested in this position.

WEEKEND MAINTENANCE POSITION

This position is scheduled to work the weekend, focused on Saturdays and Sundays. We operate multiple venues that are open 7 days a week and are looking for applicants who have experience in facilities maintenance and a willingness to work on the weekend. A successful candidate who is looking to pick up extra hours during a weekend shift will be successful if he/she has the following qualifications: ability to work a flexible schedule, ability to perform general janitorial services, proficiency with commercial housekeeping equipment, and the ability to pass a drug screening and a background check. Compensation is based on experience.

Please send resume to Frank Ware at fware@agricenter.org if you are interested in this position.

Director of Development 

Agricenter International is an established Memphis-based non-profit that has brought $524M of economic impact to the region is seeking an experienced Development Director. The ideal candidate will have responsibilities for creating the development department, the planning, organizing and directing of all fundraising, including major gifts and planned giving programs; capital campaigns; and special events. This is a senior-level position, working closely with the President and Board of Directors on all development and fundraising endeavors.

Qualifications include:

·         Prefer 3- 5 years’ experience in professional fundraising.

·         Required bachelor’s degree; an advanced degree or CFRE are a plus.

·         Demonstrated managerial experience, public speaking, writing, and interpersonal skills.

·         Knowledge of fundraising software or similar software / databases helpful.

·         Must be available to work on organizational events. Some evening and weekend work will be expected; limited travel may be required.

·         Agribusiness or agricultural related experience is a plus.

Salary range: $70,000 to $80,000

If you would enjoy being the face of a major agricultural non-profit with a focus on research, education and conservation; visited by over 1.3M people per year—send your resume and salary range requirements to: AMP Associates, a.pokrandt1@att.net.

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Internships

Based on the interest from undergraduate and graduate students in our organization we are pleased to offer an internship during the fall, spring, and summer.  Internships can focus on non-profit work, education, or research. Each semester, 1-2 interns will be selected from this competitive program to serve as intern. Internships are non-paid, but we will work with your college or university regarding class credit, if desired. 

Download the non-paid internship application by clicking here.  

Deadlines for Applications:

Summer internship application is due May 1

Fall is due July 1

Spring is due December 1

 

We are always looking for new talent. Please submit your resume for review. We will contact you as we have opportunities that may be the right fit.