Agriculture Communications and Sustainability Specialist-Research Park

Category: 
Marketing, Social Media, PR
Status: 
Internship
Post Date:  
11/01/2017
Description: 

Monsanto Innovation Center - Let’s Reimagine Together

At the Monsanto Innovation Center, we use digital tools and data to drive agricultural innovations which increase efficiency and reduce the amount of water, land, and energy necessary to meet the world’s food, fuel, and fiber needs.

Monsanto is a global modern agriculture company. We develop products and tools to help farmers around the world grow crops while using energy, water, and land more efficiently. We believe innovation has the potential to bring humanity’s needs in balance with the resources of our planet. Monsanto is a Fortune 500 company with over 20,000 employees in 69 countries around the globe.

Employees will help accelerate Monsanto’s growth in emerging technologies and capabilities including engineering, data science, advanced analytics, operations research, phenomics, genomics, plant science and precision breeding technologies. At Monsanto, we believe connecting new talent, ideas and innovations accelerates the discovery needed to feed and sustain our world. Be part in sharing the agriculture story with our communities through the innovative and sustainable solutions we provide to farmers.

Do you have a passion to:
• Engage with members of society through multi media outlets?
• Translate world class science and engineering for societal audiences?
• Discover ways to use less natural resources and engage with the community to provide sustainable agriculture solutions?

Would you like the opportunity to:
• Tell the Innovation Center story with emphasis on sustainability and creative solutions?
• Learn fast in an exciting, energetic environment?
• Communicate and collaborate with world class engineers and problem solvers?
• See your efforts come to life and make a real difference?

Minimum Qualifications:
• Must be registered as a full-time UIUC Undergraduate or Graduate student
• Must be able to commute to the work location daily
• Cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0, or equivalent
• Available up to 20 hours/week during the academic year
• Available up to 35 - 40 hours/week during the summer semester
• Skills in at least two of the following areas: writing, editing, photography, communication strategy, sustainability project development and management

To be considered, all applicants must apply directly to Monsanto at www.jobs.monsanto.com . Enter 01MQX into the keyword search.