– 71st Annual Show & Sale –
September 15 & 16, 2016 in Newell, South Dakota
Newell Ram Sale is accepting applications for Executive Manager with secretary/treasurer duties. Commission based salary. Must attend 4-6 meetings per year and 3-4 days of sale week. See www.newellramsale.com for a list of duties. Email letter of interest & resume to email@example.com by 12-20-15. Interviews conducted in January 2016
Sheep Industry involvement
Duties (not all inclusive)
Accounting, correspondence, schedule meetings, keep minutes, work with webmaster on website, advertising show & sale, sell advertising in catalog, work with consignors, compile sale catalog to take to printer, mail out sale catalogs, hire show judge, hire auctioneer, hire sale help, work with FFA, buy supplies, arrange consignor picnic, work with sale concessionaire, announce show (or appoint someone), track show results, arrange sale order, pay consignors, auctioneer, sale help and FFA
The purpose of the show & sale is to help build the sheep industry of western South Dakota and adjoining sections of other states.
Thus, growers are able to acquire the highest class of Stud Rams and Ewes so necessary for improvement of flock without having to travel long distances to acquire such animals.
Use of better rams and ewes is proven as the best and quickest means for growers to get more pounds of wool and lamb. This helps the industry survive intense competition of foreign wool and lamb.