Immediate Job Opening at Berrien Chamber of Commerce

Position: Event/Social Media & Membership Coordinator

Berrien County Chamber of Commerce has an immediate opening for the position of Event/Social Media & Membership Coordinator. Candidates must possession excellent written and verbal communication skills, knowledge and working experience with social media outlets and a high level of organization. This individual will be working in a fast-paced environment planning, promoting and facilitating special events as well as working directly with and maintaining all records for chamber members. This is a part-time permanent position offering flexibility in schedule.

Resumes can be submitted to the Executive Director – berrienchamber.lisa@windstream.net or in person.

This position requires accepting unique assignments and high volumes of work to be produced under tight deadlines. Must be willing to accept difficult tasks and see the potential of the challenge of completing them. This position shall be prepared to function in an environment that is fast paced, demanding, lacks routine and regimentation, but delivers personal satisfaction that the work accomplished is furthering the improvement of the lives of the citizens of Berrien County. Assist in implementation and coordinating programs of works as directed under the Executive Director. Maintains an open line of communication on a daily basis with the Executive Director. Persistence, determination and a high degree of confidentiality are required. The person holding this position reports to the Executive Director for direction, training, questions or explanation concerning the work to be done and Chamber policy.

Key Responsibilities include but not limited to:
• New Member Recruitment and Fulfillment
• Planning and Management of Chamber Networking Events
• Planning and Management of member seminars
• Sponsorship Recruitment for all Events
• Coordination of Ribbon Cuttings and Ground Breakings
• Planning and Management of Annual Awards Banquet

The status of this position is regular (not temporary), professional. The Event & Membership Coordinator will be a contract employee of the Berrien County Chamber of Commerce and will be compensated at a rate of $1,200 per month.