RDI is hiring a Program Manager to be a major player in our economic vitality efforts throughout the rural Pacific Northwest.
We are looking for a dynamic person who can design, facilitate, and/or co-deliver a variety of Community and Economic Vitality programs focused on moving communities to action and creating healthy business and economic development ecosystems.
You will work with and walk beside community members as they create economic vitality and resiliency in their communities and regions. Providing hands-on leadership and program management, you will act as a liaison, coordinator, and advocate for rural issues, policies, and economic opportunity.
Our ideal candidate is a professional, motivated, flexible self-starter who is passionate about rural issues and can thrive in a collaborative, virtual environment. We’re looking for a teammate with an understanding of rural economies, people, and places.
You should have at least three years of related experience plus a relevant degree. This position requires strong organizational skills coupled with excellent time management skills. The ability to build relationships and communicate effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures is a must.
This position will require periodic travel. You’ll need to be comfortable driving in all weather conditions and be okay working with energized community members on scheduled evenings/weekends.
The location of this position is flexible, with a preference for a home office with easy airport access.
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Deadline to apply is 8 a.m. on Monday, May 17, 2021.