Jobs 2018-12-01T11:10:08+00:00


Community Outreach Coordinator of Historic Parkrose

TITLE: Community Outreach Coordinator
COMPENSATION:   $25,000 annual contract
BENEFITS: Flexible work schedule
HOURS:   20 hours/week Monday-Friday, Occasional Nights/Weekends
SUPERVISOR: Executive Director
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be

1. Serve District Businesses
– Identify/coordinate/schedule community outreach activities, build relationships with
neighborhood businesses, property owners, and groups

– Spend at least 50% of work time ‘on the street’ providing technical assistance and
helping business owners access storefront improvement grants

– Launch innovative programs including business owner and property owner networking
opportunities, educational, marketing and promotion opportunities

– Manage/administer/report data – track current businesses, property owners, campaigns,
and program participation

2. Promote Business District
– Implement innovative marketing strategies to support district businesses

– Help organize district-specific events implement revenue generating components;
track and analyze event results

– Lead production of district collateral that reinforces district identity; work with
designers, sponsors and advertisers and with businesses and partners to ensure

– Manage website, social media, and blog posting

3. Strengthen Business District
– Support Executive Director, recruit new volunteers, facilitate communication between
property owners and business owners

– Attend board, committee and neighborhood meetings – present progress on outreach,
programs, events and activities

– Passion for neighborhood businesses and business districts

– Ability to set priorities in a sometimes chaotic and deadline-driven environment

– Ability to work with a volunteer board, neighborhood businesses and property owners

– Ability to problem-solve with spirit of innovation; strong interest in coming to work and
creating your job on-a-daily-basis

– Event management skills and experience

– Excellent communication skills including public speaking, material production and
writing, editing and proofreading; second language proficiency a plus

– Organizational and interpersonal skills including ability to work independently, one-on-
one and in small groups and with diverse constituents; proven customer service

– Computer skills including Excel and Microsoft Office; design software a plus

– At least 2 years organizing and/or volunteer management experience
– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to