Develop and implement a collaborative strategic plan for county-wide prosperity
Lead marketing of Kittitas County:
develop and implement marketing strategies, including Chamber website
manage two visitor information centers
Promote Business Retention
Organize business development training, marketing, customer service, etc.
Conduct the Kittitas County Leadership Program - Annually
Build collaboration among key business stakeholders throughout the county
Oversee Kittitas County Chambers’ Office Operations
Membership services: events, e-bulletin, newsletters and database administration
Ensure accountable and transparent use of Chamber funds and other resources
Supervise and develop staff (3 FTE / 6 PT)
Support the Board of Directors with County communication and strategic planning
Bachelor’s Degree preferred in Business Administration/ Marketing/ Public Relations or similar field
Experience in the development and implementation of strategic planning
Excellent leadership skills in communication, relationship building and growing collaboration in a geographically expansive, rural area.
Experience in business administration, program implementation, and public outreach
Demonstrated experience as an effective advocate with elected officials, the news media, regulatory agencies, etc.
Experience in nonprofit organization leadership
Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills
Experience in staff leadership and development
Experience in the development and on-going engagement of a board of directors
Fluent in the use of Microsoft Office and social media platforms
To apply, please mail or email a cover letter and resume to: Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Attn: Tippy Cooper 609 N Main St Ellensburg, WA 98926 firstname.lastname@example.org
Review starts May 7, 2018; open until filled.
About Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Kittitas County, Washington, is known for distinctive, charming communities and some of the Northwest’s most spectacular geography and outdoor recreation. As the county’s business support organization, the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce spearheads economic development and manages tourism promotions. We also represent our 500 business, nonprofit, local government and individual members in a shared belief that a healthy business community is crucial to quality of life.