Northwest Iowa Power cooperative (NIPCO), an electric generation and transmission cooperative in western Iowa, has an opening for a Manager of Member Relations & Development. This job opportunity will involve both member and public relations and economic development.
Here is a link to the job posting on the NIPCO site:
Here is NIPCO’s site for general info about the cooperative: http://www.nipco.coop/pco.coop/
Human Resources & Administrative Support Manager
Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative
31002 County Road C-38
P.O. Box 240
Le Mars, Iowa 51031
Congratulations to our programming committee member gina adam of Saturday Mfg. who was selected by the Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI) Foundation for the 2013-14 Leadership Iowa class. This statewide issues-awareness program is designed to instill passion in current and emerging leaders while fostering a high level of civic engagement throughout Iowa. The ABI Foundation has been offering this program for 31 years.
We’re proud of you, gina!
Part-time (24+ hrs/wk) Communications Assistant needed for the Iowa chapter of the American Institute of Architects in Des Moines. Experience with template-driven web sites, written communications, database management, event planning, membership management, and Affiniscape AMS a plus. Looking for self-directed individual with excellent organization, communication skills, and familiarity with PC operating system and Microsoft Office Professional products required. Minimum of 2 years of experience in a professional office environment. Report to Communications & Programming Coordinator. Primary tasks include website, newsletter, and database management as well as administrative tasks. Link: http://www.aiaiowa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=271
Send resume and cover letter to AIA Iowa, 400 Locust St., Ste. 100, Des Moines, IA 50309 by October 23.
Are you looking for additional income and to work for an exciting organization? Do you love the arts? Do you have the skills to find companies advertising outlets that best suit them? Des Moines Metro Opera is looking to hire an independent freelance advertising consultant to contact advertising prospects and secure new advertisers via phone, Internet or in person for our DMMO summer festival program with a completion date of June 1, 2014. In addition, if interested, the opportunity exists to work on program advertising for the Holiday production of Amahl and the Night Visitors with a completion date of November 15, 2013 and the
- DMMO will provide the consultant with lists and/or bases of previous and potential advertisers
- DMMO will provide the consultant any printed or digital promotional materials that have been created to distribute to potential advertisers
- DMMO will provide a PDF file that includes digital requirements for ad layoug/design
- DMMO will provide a list of ad sizes available and rates for regular advertisers, non-profit groups and advertising agencies
- DMMO will reimburse basic expenses such as parking, etc., should the need arise.
- DMMO will provided a detailed list of advertising deadlines and contracts for secured clients
- The consultant will contact advertisers via phone, Internet or in person to secure advertisers in advance of a predetermined deadline
- Once an ad is secured, the consultant will develop a system in conjunction with DMMO to ensure contracts are signed and dated prior to deadline with payment plans arranged as directed by DMMO
DMMO seeks $12,500 in new advertising sales at a 12% commission (.$6-8,000 for the Holiday and show). Should the consultant exceed the ad sales goal, commission rate would increase to 15% for every ad sold above the goal.
Payment to the consultant will be made via check, no later than two weeks following the close of the final advertising deadline and/or once all of the secured contracts have been reviewed and approved at the discretion of Des Moines Metro Opera
Contact: Michael Egel, General Director, Des Moines Metro Opera; firstname.lastname@example.org
Guest Pam Schoffner commented on “Improving Communication: It’s an Inside Job” in her blog: http://www.schoffner.com/2013/09/meals-with-nuggets.html
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Part-time (25+ hrs/wk) Communications Assistant needed for an Iowa Association. Experience with template-driven web sites, database management, Affiniscape/Your Membership AMS, event planning, and membership management. Looking for self-directed individual with excellent organization, communication skills, and familiarity with PC operating system and Microsoft Office Professional products required. Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus. Report to Communications & Programming Coordinator. Primary tasks include newsletter and database management as well as administrative tasks.
Application deadline: September 6
Jessica A. Reinert, CAE, IOM
The American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter
400 Locust St., Ste. 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
Congratulations for Greater Des Moines AWC Chapter Treasurer Crissanka Christadoss who is one of 50 individuals selected for inclusion in the Community Leadership Program by the board of governors of the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute.
Read more: http://www.businessrecord.com/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/50-Chosen-for-Leadership-Institute/-3/248/59791#ixzz2dCkF9OYm
Barbara Mack, a friend of our chapter, received the James W. Schwartz Award for Distinguished Service to Journalism and Communication from ISU’s school of journalism.
Before her death in 2012, Mack taught media law at the Greenlee School and helped establish the Iowa Freedom of Information Council.
The award ceremony will be Nov. 8: http://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2013/07/18/mackschwartzaward