This is an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced events producer and content programmer to curate programming for and to produce the annual Net Impact Conference, the premier gathering of students and professionals committed to making a lasting social and environmental impact now and for a lifetime.
The highly acclaimed Net Impact Conference is our organization’s flagship event, bringing together thousands of students, professionals, and expert speakers in sustainability, corporate responsibility, and social innovation each year, facilitating a dynamic exchange of ideas through a wide variety of keynotes and 70+ panels, workshops, competitions, and special events.
This position requires a top-notch content producer who can help conceptualize and oversee the content and main stage presentations for the Conference. The role also requires the ability to go from strategy into an actionable work plan and schedule, highlighting key dates and project milestones, and then to manage workflow, collaboration, decision-making, and deadlines through to the conference and beyond. This position requires excellent organizational, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills, proactive awareness of events, schedules and competing deadlines, ability to prioritize and organize assignments, and to meet aggressive deadlines. The position also requires the ability to bridge the communication gap between technical and creative teams and manage projects through to implementation. In this important position your time will be divided between managing the team that performs all tactical elements of producing the conference and special conference projects for Net Impact, and for seeking out the leaders and storytellers who can help us understand the world and how we might change it.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Key performance measurements for this position include:
About working at Net Impact
Our passionate team engages our community in events, projects, and initiatives designed to inspire and support them to make an impact now and in their future careers. We bring an entrepreneurial spirit, integrity, and optimistic outlook to work everyday.
Candidates should be aware of the following attributes of working at Net Impact:
About Net Impact
Net Impact is a pioneer in the corporate sustainability space, having built a loyal following of tens of thousands over the past 25 years. Today, our community of over 100,000 individuals in 350 chapters includes students and graduate students all over the world, as well as emerging professionals who aspire to make a difference. As the central organization in Oakland, CA, we develop programs and opportunities for our global network to connect, build skills, and make a difference on important issues like racial equity, food security, and climate change. The annual Net Impact conference is renowned as a premier inspirational gathering for next generation leaders who want to transform the world.
Start date: April 1, 2018
Location: Downtown Oakland, CA
Compensation: Competitive compensation and benefits package
Please send your resume and a statement of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write your name and the title for this position (“Your name – Curator and Producer”) in the subject line of your email.
Commitment to Diversity and Equal Opportunity Employment Policy
Net Impact encourages individuals of all ethnic, racial, and socioeconomic backgrounds to apply for this position. We are committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization, as we want to engage all those who can contribute to our mission and making impact.
Net Impact is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member) or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.