Job Openings at FASS

    Administrative Assistant/Event Coordinator

    FASS has an excellent opportunity for a multi-talented individual to serve as Administrative Assistant and Event Coordinator. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented and self-motivated, have excellent organization skills, be able to prioritize tasks, have above average computer skills in Windows-based programs, and be able to learn new software applications quickly. Excellent communication skills (written and oral) are essential. Duties will include but are not limited to coordination of member meetings and conference activities, board and member communications, taking minutes for committee and board meetings, and database/membership management, Ability to travel 30% of the time is required. Completion of a bachelor's degree is preferred; an equivalent combination of related training and relevant experience is acceptable.

    FASS is an association management company offering true work/life balance, excellent benefits and competitive compensation. To apply, submit an application (linked below) and resume by email to, or by mail to FASS Human Resources, Attention: Holly Miller, 1800 S Oak St Ste 100, Champaign, IL 61820

    Deadline to apply is December 7, 2018. EOE


    FASS Jobs Board

    The FASS Job Resource Center, a common service of FASS members and clients, was created to promote the efficient linking of open positions with scientists, in support of the tax exempt mission of each of the participating societies, to serve and advance the field of animal science and ensure its efficient operation. Members of any one of the FASS clients are provided with the opportunity to notify the scientific community of openings online for a reasonable fee. Nonmembers may also post position announcements online according to a separate fee schedule.

    The cost for posting a position opening is $150 for anyone who is a member of ADSA, AAFCO, AETA, ARPAS, DCRC, ESS, IETS, ISAG, NCFAR, and PSA. This fee includes online announcements.

    Nonmembers may post an announcement online for $250.

    All position announcements must be paid for online using a credit card before the submission will be accepted.

    Review the procedure on the following pages and contact Derek Wade at (217) 356-3182, x 124, or e-mail should you have questions.

    Thank you for your interest in this service.