Employment Opportunities

 
POSITION AVAILABLE: PROJECT COORDINATOR
Organization: Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC)
Location: San Luis Obispo, California
Position Type: 30-40 Hours per week
Application Deadline: End of business day November 21, 2017 or untill filled
Start Date: Immediate
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Benefits: Health Insurance, Paid Vacation, 401K Retirement Plan (employer matches up to 4%)

About the EVC
Established in 1994, the Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC) is the voice of the county’s business community. As a non-profit organization and the only economic development organization that serves all of San Luis Obispo County, the EVC’s mission is to create jobs, foster investments, and promote business throughout SLO County. This highly respected organization works directly with business and government leaders on key issues to support the regional economy.

Position Description
The EVC Project Coordinator will oversee a range of tasks for the organization listed below.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Assist in coordinating projects
  • Coordinate office operations
  • Outreach coordination
  • Stakeholder communication and meeting coordination
  • Event planning
  • Communications management, such as creating communications materials such as web pages, newsletters, and all forms of social media
  • Administrative and billing

 

Required Qualifications and Specialized Skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills; an advanced level of writing proficiency; demonstrated excellence in time management and organization; high levels of proficiency in computer software programs such as Microsoft Office; basic knowledge in graphics software such as Adobe Creative Suite; knowledge of principles for performing in a customer‐oriented and service‐centered manner; flexibility and responsiveness to client and organizational needs; ability to work independently to develop specific goals, organize work, and prioritize tasks to accomplish objectives; keen attention to detail; capacity to work well under pressure; high levels of personal and professional integrity; and the ability and desire to work collaboratively in a team.

 

Preferred Qualifications
An earned bachelor’s degree; preferably at least five years of relevant experience. The ideal candidate will enjoy working with a diverse group of business, education, and government representatives. As a point of contact for the EVC, this position will have and earn the respect of a large and diverse group of stakeholders on a variety of economic development related topics. Interpersonal relationships are key to the success of the incumbent of this position. The EVC’s collaborative and fast-paced work environment will require a candidate that is eager to learn, connect with others throughout San Luis Obispo County, and to help support our local economy.

 

Special Conditions
This position requires reliable transportation for work‐related matters with mileage reimbursement. A background check is required.

 

To Apply

Send a cover letter and resume via email to info@sloevc.org

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