•                                                                                JOB OPENING - ADVOCACY AND COMMITEE COORDINATOR JOB OPENING - ADVOCACY AND COMMITEE COORDINATOR

    The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking an organized and professional individual to become a member of our team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to showcase your skills, as this position is heavily focused on working with our committees and preparing our members to engage in the advocacy process and create the best environment possible for businesses to survive and thrive in the greater Fairbanks area. You will also be responsible for planning political forums and the annual Juneau Fly-In, as well as providing guidance and/or research for Chamber Leadership on issues of concern to our membership.  This position will provide ample opportunities for you to demonstrate your skills, abilities, and specific talents.

    To be successful in this role, organization; ability to multi-task; and the desire to meet the needs of many internal customers are essential. You also must work well in a small team environment where we are all depended on to support one other.

    This position requires a minimum of 5 years of prior experience such as legislative staff, advocacy-related position, or committee coordinator, or a bachelor’s degree in a business, public policy, or political science field.

    This is an excellent opportunity to grow your skills while making an immediate impact and contribution to the Chamber. If you are a value driven person with a passion for your work, you are strongly encouraged to apply.

    To apply, submit the GFCC job application, résumé, and cover letter to Marisa Sharrah, GFCC President and CEO, at marisa@fairbankschamber.org.

    Closing date - 12/13/2016

    The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce is an At-Will, Equal Opportunity Employer.