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January 5, 2010

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1) The Pacific Northwest College of Art is hiring an external relations specialist, reporting to the vice president for communications & public programs.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

2) Travel Portland has an opening for vice president of communications & public relations.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

3) State of Oregon, Department of Consumer and Business Services is hiring a limited duration policy analyst.  Annual salary is $61,812 - $86,688.  Position closes January 22.

4) Transportation for America is hiring a statewide field organizer, based at the 1000 Friends Portland office.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Resumes will be accepted on a rolling basis until position is filled.

5) Western States Center is hiring a senior field organizer/trainer.  Annual salary is $34,000 - $38,000 depending on experience. Applications accepted until January 19, 2010.

6) The Bus Project is hiring a full time program coordinator for the national service leadership program, PolitiCorps. Salary range is $20,000 - $28,000, depending on experience.  Apply by January 29.

7) Oregon House Democrats are hiring a member services coordinator in Salem.  Monthly salary is $3,200 - $4,000.  Application material will be accepted until the position is filled.

8) The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is hiring an executive director.  Annual salary is in the $50,000 range.  Position is open until filled.  To apply, email cover letter and resume to or mail to:

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
P.O. Box 525
Vancouver, WA 98666-0525
No phone calls, please.

9) The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center is hiring an executive director.  Annual salary is $65,000 - $80,000.  Position closes February 16.

10) The Oregon Food Bank is hiring an advocacy outreach coordinator.  Annual salary is $32,582.  Applications are due by January 15.

11) The Portland-based Oregon League of Minority Voters is hiring an experienced contract development officer to build and manage fundraising activities, strengthen client relationships to increase fundraising, handle projects, and develop new partnership prospects. Email Michael Clark at Deadline to apply is January 15.

12) FOOD for Lane County is hiring an executive director.  Annual salary is $74,000 - $92,000 annually, depending upon experience.  Position closes February 19. 

13) Oregonians for Water, Parks and Wildlife is hiring for four positions: statewide organizer, Portland regional organizer, operations manager, and campaign manager.  Salaries are commensurate with experience.  See website for closing dates of each position.

14) Fruit & Flower Child Care is hiring an executive director in Portland. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

15) Oregon Housing and Community Services is hiring a senior communication advisor.  Monthly salary is $5,151 - $7,224.  Position closes January 8. 

16) Sandy River Basin Watershed Council is hiring an executive director.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with the skills and experience.  Position closes January 12 at 5 PM.

17) Legacy Health seeks a coordinator of interactive marketing at the system office in Portland. Legacy offers a supportive environment that provides professional and personal fulfillment, career long learning and a competitive salary and benefit package. Position is open until filled.

18) Deschutes River Conservancy is hiring a director of development in Bend. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Application review begins January 15.

19) 1000 Friends of Oregon is hiring a Central Oregon advocate.  Annual salary is $36 - $39,000, commensurate with experience.  Position is open until closed.

20) Green Empowerment is hiring an executive director in Portland.  Annual salary is $65,000.  Position closes January 8.

21) The Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation is hiring a major gifts officer in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.
Internships and Volunteer Jobs
Coalition for a Livable Future is hiring a part-time regional livability summit organizer.  Upon successful completion of the term of service, the LINKS Americorps member is eligible for an education award of $1,000. Position is open until filled.
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Lori Howell
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