New to the AgCareers.com team is Rachael Powell who serves as the Data Analyst – HR Solutions. Rachael has been with AgCareers.com for two months and works from the Clinton, North Carolina office.
What do you do on a day-to-day basis in your role with AgCareers.com?
So far some of the projects I have worked on are the National Pork Board Compensation and HR Practices Report and the Agribusiness HR Review. My other main task will be to aid in the completion of the Compensation Benchmark Review.
What do you enjoy about working with AgCareers.com?
I enjoy that I get to help compile information that will help ag companies throughout North America make more informed decisions.
What advice would you give to job seekers using AgCareers.com for the first time?
There are over 5,000 jobs posted on AgCareers.com. Take the time to diligently think about what would be the best career move. Tailor your resume so that it speaks to the strengths you possess that employers are looking for. If you need help, browse through the many resources listed under the job seeker tab.
What is one of your favorite memories while working with AgCareers.com?
Though I have only been with AgCareers.com two months, I would say I have had some great memories thus far. Overall, I have enjoyed getting to know all my co-workers in the Clinton office. It really does feel like family!
In your spare time, what do you like to do on the weekends?
I am slightly obsessed with my English bulldog Chloe. I allow her to take up most of my time.
What’s your favorite snack and name one thing you can’t live without while working?
I love to munch on almonds while I work. Also, I must have noise to work, I find that silence is deafening.
Favorite book & favorite movie?
I’ve enjoyed all of Jen Lancaster’s books and mainly Bitter is the New Black. For many years, my favorite movie has been French Kiss–,it’s a Meg Ryan classic.