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Forest Products Marketing Coordinator (Program Coordinator II)

South Carolina Forestry Commission
Columbia, SC Full-time
Posted on September 13, 2019

Job Title: Forest Products Marketing Coordinator (Program Coordinator II)

Type: Full Time

Location: South Carolina Forestry Commission 5500 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC 29212

Develops programs to promote South Carolina manufactured forest products. Assists in developing markets for timber and non-timber forest products, such as lumber, wood panels, furniture, pine straw and forest tree seedlings. Develops funding mechanisms, including grant applications, to support program activities. Represents the agency and forest products on export-related committees such as Midlands International Trade Association, South Carolina International Trade Coalition and the District Export Council. Attends domestic and international trade shows to promote South Carolina forest products. Develops marketing brochures and forest product export reports. Communicates trade leads to in-state forest product companies. Stays abreast of international trade laws and regulations. Host or participates with technical industry workshops/conferences related to marketing and international export. Assists with special studies and other associated duties in support of the agency’s mission and strategic plan. Requirements: A bachelor's degree in forestry with emphasis in forest product marketing and two (2) years of experience in international marketing of manufactured forest products such as veneers, lumber and wood panels. Preferred: Multilingual is beneficial to this position. Hiring Range: $44,741-$58,086. Where to apply: Interested applicants may apply online at www.careers.sc.gov, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.