Marketing Specialists are responsible for getting the appropriate communication message and medium delivered to the public. By doing so, they ensure that the company meets their sales goals. Marketing Specialists also watch over companies/clients promotions for their products and services through their marketing skill sets.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A bachelor’s degree in agricultural business, marketing, journalism, communications, education or business administration.
To pursue a career as a Marketing Specialist:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, science and mathematics.
Seed, feed, fuel, fertilizer, plant, animal pharmaceuticals, equipment, companies as well as advertising agencies or you may be self-employed.
Future Job Market/Outlook:
The future outlook for Marketing Specialist is projected to be good.
Suggested Professional Organizations and Associations:
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