Now Hiring: Program Coordinator
Start: March 2019
Hours: 10-15 hours per week.
Compensation: Based on $15/hour
Please submit application package of letter of interest, resume, and 3 references by February 25.
A. Overall Description:
The Friends of Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument seek to hire a new team member capable of organizing events, programs, and coordinating volunteers. The Program Coordinator will work with the Executive Director, Board Members, and organization volunteers on developing the following programs: Hike & Learn programs, Annual BioBlitz, Fundraising Dinner, 2020 Anniversary Events, and any new programs and events.
Primary tasks are to plan and coordinate the program activities of the Friends group.
Organize program logistics: contact speakers and set engagement dates.
Coordinate publicity: help write press releases, create/distribute posters, and write information for Friends website, social media, and newsletters.
Operate as program facilitator for programs: coordinate volunteer help as needed, manage program evaluations, and record program statistics.
Manage event registration (typically through eventbright.com) and communicate with registered participants.
Maintain organized records and schedules.
Attend monthly Board meetings and present status of program activities.
C. Job Qualifications:
Working knowledge of publicity and program development.
Know basics of writing press releases.
Ability to use Excel and Google Drive to enter/track participant data and schedules.
Must have a car or access to a car for transportation to Monument.
Must enjoy meeting and working with field experts, community participants, and journalists.
Strong organization and time management skills are needed to sustain and ensure success of programs.
A Bachelor's degree and some level of experience necessary.
Familiarity with the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument is desirable.
For questions or to submit application package (letter of interest, resume, and 3 references) contact:
Shannon Browne, Executive Director
541-482-4459 Ex. 310