Community Engagement Coordinator
The Village is hiring a full-time employee to continue the Village’s long tradition of successful community events, and expand on economic development and tourism. An ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with tact and use judgement in building relationships and achieving the Village’s goals. The individual will need to be extremely detail oriented and organized.
The Community Engagement Coordinator will have experience in planning and executing large-scale community events, including Wine on the Fox, Christmas Walk and many others. Event planning will include building sponsor relationships and working creatively to keep events cost neutral. This position will also support the Village’s Economic Development efforts by coordinating the Business Retention and Expansion program, which includes developing relationships with local business owners and potential new businesses.
The Village offers an excellent work environment, as well as a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and life insurance; pension plan (IMRF); and paid time off. The expected annual pay for this position is $58,000, depending on qualification.
A successful candidate for this position will professionally represent the Village to internal and external stakeholders. Technical proficiency required in event planning, sponsorship development, contract negotiation, budgeting, data entry and report writing. This position is an hourly position (40 hours per week) with a flexible schedule to accommodate frequent night and weekend hours, especially related to community events.
The selection process includes a personal interview, practical exercises, medical examination (including drug screen) and background screening. A valid driver’s license is required.
Complete details can be found in the Member Services area of the 3CMA Website.