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April 10, 2012 

Mac's List newsletter offers weekly updates on job openings, networking events and resources for professionals in communications, public affairs and other exciting fields in the Portland metro area and Oregon at large. 


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Mac's List Focus Groups - Update 

Focus groups to take place at the Mac's List office in downtown Portland on 4/16/2012 and 4/17/2012 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 


If you have posted a job listing, or have purchased display ads and events with Mac's List within the past 6-12 months, or might consider doing so in 2012, we would love to hear from you!


To participate in our focus groups, please email Jade Hooper ( with the subject line "focus group" or call (503) 517-2773 by 4/13/12.


In addition to providing snacks and drinks, as a thank-you, we will make a $50 donation for each focus group attendee to either Dress for Success Oregon or Girls Inc. of NW Oregon, two local non-profits that do a terrific job to help women with the resources and skills they need to succeed in the workplace. 


We are also recruiting non-profit organizations/associations, marketing/advertising/communications/PR agencies, and local small businesses outside of our Mac's List customer base who haven't bought listings or ads in the past, but might be interested in reaching our readership,so please feel free to pass this information on to anyone you might know and encourage them to contact us by 4/13/12.

Jobs (Newest to Oldest)
1) Banfield Charitable Trust (Portland) is hiring a Resource Development Manager. Salary: DOE (Depends on Experience).

2) Albina Opportunities Corporation (Portland) is hiring an Executive Assistant and Program Coordinator. Salary: $40,000 - $45,000.

3) Portland Japanese Garden (Portland) is hiring a PR and Communications Manager. Salary: $21.00 - $24.00/hour. 

4) Earth Advantage Institute (Portland) is hiring an Administrative Specialist. Salary: DOE.

5) Earth Advantage Institute (Portland) is hiring a Technical Consultant, Residential. Salary: DOE.

6) Earth Advantage Institute (Portland) is hiring an Education Associate. Salary: DOE.

7) Home Builders Association (Lake Oswego) is hiring a Part Time Communications Coordinator. Salary: $17.00-$19.00/hour.

8) Grantmakers for Education (Portland) is hiring a Member Services Specialist. Salary: DOE.

9) Young Entrepreneurs Business Week (Salem/Portland Metro) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary: DOE

10) Rural Development Initiatives (Eugene) is hiring a Marketing and Communications Director. Salary: $33,750-$37,500.

11) Basic Rights Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Lead Organizer. Salary: DOE.

12) Educational Policy Improvement Center (Eugene) is hiring a Project Director for Curriculum Studies. Salary: DOE.

13) Oregon Opportunity Network (Portland) is hiring a Policy and Sustainability Program Manager. Salary: $45,000-$55,000 DOE.

14) NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Field Director. Salary: DOE .

15) Friends of the Children (Portland) is hiring a Board Liaison/Executive Assistant. Salary: DOE.

16) NEDCO (Springfield) is hiring a Communications Coordinator. Salary: $38,000 -$48,500.

17) NEDCO (Springfield) is hiring a Finance Director. Salary: $60,000 - $76,500.

18) Artists Repertory Theatre (Portland) is hiring a Finance Director. Salary: DOE.

19) American Diabetes Association (Portland) is hiring a Manager, Special Events & Corporate Development. Salary: DOE 

20) Democratic Party of Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Communications Director. Salary: DOE.

21) Oregon Bus Project (Portland) is hiring a PolitiCorps Program Coordinator. Salary: DOE.

22) TriMet (Portland) is hiring a Senior Budget & Forecasting Analyst. Salary: $63,778-$95,664.

23) Schoolhouse Supplies (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary: DOE.

24) Travel Oregon (Salem) is hiring a Content & Digital Community Manager. Salary: DOE. 

25) Creative Company (McMinnville) is hiring an Account Manager/Writer. Salary: $50,000 - $65,000 DOE.

26) Oregon Nikkei Endowment (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary: $45,000 -$50,000 DOE.

27) YWCA of Greater Portland (Gresham) is hiring a Senior Services Program Manager. Salary: $37,000-$44,0000 DOE.

28) Volunteers of America Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Publications & Grants Coordinator. Salary: $34,000 - $39,000.

29) Energy Trust of Oregon, Inc. (Portland) is hiring an Executive Assistant. Salary: DOE.

30) Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) (Portland) is hiring a Director of Marketing and Communications. Salary: DOE.

31) Columbia Riverkeeper (Hood River) is hiring a Marketing & Development Coordinator. Salary: DOE.

32) "I Have A Dream" Foundation- Oregon (Portland) is hiring an East County Volunteer Outreach Contractor (Request for Contract Proposal). Salary: Hourly stipend with potential recruitment bonus.

33) Swift Collective (Portland) is hiring a Digital Producer. Salary: DOE.

34) Children's Institute (Portland) is hiring a Parent and Community Engagement Coordinator. Salary: $33,000-$35,000 DOE.

35) Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Oregon and SW Washington Affiliate (Portland) is hiring a Director of Marketing, Communications, and Public Relations. Salary: $65,000 - $80,000.

36) Volunteers of America Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Program Director. Salary: DOE.

37) Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (Portland (Travel in CD-1)) is hiring a District Representative/Communications Assistant. Salary: DOE .

38) Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (Portland (travel in CD-1)) is hiring a District Representative. Salary: DOE .

39) Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce (Gresham) is hiring a Membership Sales Manager. Salary: DOE.

40) The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center (Portland) is hiring a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Salary: $70,000-$78,000.

41) Oregon University System (Portland) is hiring an Assistant Vice Chancellor for Industry Partnerships & Executive Director of ETIC. Salary: DOE.

42) Healthy Democracy Fund (Portland) is hiring a Policy and Projects Director. Salary:$52,000-$58,000.

43) Lane PR (Portland) is hiring an Account Coordinator. Salary: DOE.

44) Oregon Primary Care Association (Portland) is hiring a State and Federal Policy Director. Salary: DOE.

45) Multnomah County (Portland) is hiring a Bilingual Clinical Services Specialist. Salary: $26.11 - $32.11/hour.

46) Pathfinders of Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Bookkeeper. Salary: $35,360 - $41,600.

47) Youth Music Project (West Linn and Wilsonville) is hiring a Cowbell Instructor. Salary: $25.00 - $39.00/hour.

48) Earth Advantage Institute (Portland) is hiring a Designer, Print and Web. Salary: DOE.

49) YWCA of Greater Portland (Portland) is hiring a Grants Coordinator. Salary: $33,000-$45,000 DOE.

50) Oregon Health Care Association (Portland) is hiring a Marketing and Member Services Associate. Salary: DOE.

51) "I Have A Dream" Foundation- Oregon (Portland) is hiring a College Access Coordinator. Salary: DOE.

52) Oregon Bus Project (Portland) is hiring a PolitiCorps Fellow. Salary: Stipend.

53) Children's Center (Vancouver) is hiring a Child and Family Therapist. Salary: $36,000-$40,000 DOE.

54) Metropolitan Family Service (Portland) is hiring a Chief Executive Officer. Salary: DOE.

55) Local 503 Service Employees Interrnational Union (SEIU) (Portland) is hiring a Union Organizer - Bilingual. Salary: $3,561-$6,081/month.

56) Local 503 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) (Eugene) is hiring a Field Coordinator. Salary: $64,367-$85,748.

57) Local 503, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) (Portland or Salem) is hiring a Communications Director. Salary: $64,367-$85,748.

58) Decisions Decisions (Portland) is hiring a Consultant. Salary: DOE.

59) Sparkloft Media (Portland) is hiring a Social Media Strategist. Salary: DOE.

60) Catholic Community Services (Portland) is hiring a Family Therapist. Salary: $42,417 DOE.

61) CMD (Portland) is hiring an Account Supervisor-Social Media/PR. Salary: $55,000-$80,000.

62) Resource Assistance for Rural Environments (Various Locations - Rural Oregon) is hiring a Project Coordinator. Salary: Monthly Stipend of $1,500.

63) Self Enhancement Inc. (Portland) is hiring a Grants Manager. Salary: DOE.

64) The Freshwater Trust (Portland) is hiring a Corporate and Events Manager. Salary: $38,000 - $45,000.

65) River Network (Portland) is hiring a Staff Accountant. Salary: DOE.

66) United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (Portland) is hiring a Vice President-Individual Giving. Salary: $80,000 - $100,000.

67) United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (Portland) is hiring a Vice President-Community Impact. Salary: $80,000 - $100,000.

68) Citizens for Sensible Law Enforcement (Portland) is hiring a Volunteer Coordinator (half-time). Salary: $12/hour.  
1) LaCie (Hillsboro) is seeking a Public Relations Intern. Salary: $10.00/hour.

2) Oregon Dairy Products Commission (Portland) is seeking a Communication Coordinator Intern. Salary:$10.00/hour.

Volunteer Jobs

1) In Other Words Feminist Community Center (Portland) is seeking members for its Board of Directors

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April 13:

Interested in working for a growing educational research organization with a mission for change? EPIC is pleased to invite interested applicants to meet with us for informational interviews during the 2012 AERA Annual Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, from April 13-17.
Cost: Free
April 13:
The region's premier award -- recognizing excellence in business communications'is now open for entries. The Bronze Beacon Awards give you the opportunity to have your work recognized by the community, your peers, your boss and your team. 
Cost: Entry Fees: IABC memember $45; Non-member $65; Student $30; Late fee $30


April 19: 

In this six-hour class, Colleen Wright of Search Engine Academy Northwest will walk you through some critical components needed to create a successful Social Media campaign for your business.

Cost$199.00 April 12th and before - $249.00 after March 12th


April 20:
Rebooting Democracy is Oregon's festival of ideas, innovation and democracy. It's a full weekend conference of workshops and policy discussions with the state's leading thinkers, campaign skills trainings with our most talented organizers, and plenty of time to mingle with rising leaders from politics, nonprofits, startups, the arts and more. 
Cost: $99 for a Full Pass
Join us to Get Socially Savvy for Shot@Life, a new UN Foundation global health campaign! Whether you're a social media newbie or looking to take your current efforts to the next level, Big Small Brands is here to help! 
 $25. Includes Workshop, Lunch, Handouts & Raffle Ticket; 50% of Registration Fees benefit the UN Foundation's Shot@Life Campaign
May 16:
WebVisions explores the future of web and mobile design, technology, user experience and business strategy with an all-star lineup of visionary speakers. 
Cost: $175.00
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