Sports & Recreation
Operations Director - PVLF
Location : Northampton
Company : Pioneer Valley Local First
Website : http://www.pvlocalfirst.org
Pioneer Valley Local First is a network of locally owned, independent businesses in western Massachusetts working to create a vibrant community and a strong local, living economy. We are seeking a highly organized and motivated individual to coordinate the efforts of our Board of Directors.
This position will entail:
--Recruitment of new members
--Communications with current members, including email newsletter, website, etc.
--Promotion and outreach
--Creating agenda, attending, and taking minutes at monthly board meetings
--Maintaining database of members and sending out membership invoices
--Taking responsibility for the Business Directory, including working with printer and designer, soliciting ads, working with members to get correct listings.
--Helping identify and organize promotional and educational events for our members and the general public
--Forming relationships with like-minded organizations in the area
--Seeking out potential grants and writing applications.
Ability to work independently and to represent the organization
Excellent organizational and communications skills
Familiarity with the Pioneer Valley
Communications skills: Writing, facilitation of discussions, business networking
Computer skills: Word, Excel, Quickbooks and Constant Contact experience preferred.
Must have reliable transportation.
$15 per hour, 20 hours per week to start. This job has the ability to grow with an increase in membership and/or successful grant applications.
All candidates should e-mail resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, June 21st.
Type of position:
Pioneer Valley Local First