• Support Specialist

    Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce
    Job Description
    The Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce is searching for a creative, driven, and passionate individual to fill our part-time Support Specialist position.
    Position Description:
    This position is a part-time position with the Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce, in providing assistance to the Chamber Manager.  This position’s primary role is to support the Chamber including Visitor Center operations and assist with events and administrative duties as needed. The position reports to the Chamber Board of Directors but will relate primarily with the Chamber Manager. The position is twenty hours per week, at the pay rate of $12/hour.  The normal workdays are Monday-Friday, with weekly and daily flexibility.

    Job responsibilities: 
    Assist with Chamber Visitor Center presence; maintain open business hours, answer routine telephone inquiries and routine information inquiries received; greet visitors, oversee a cleanly environment, and make referrals
    Provide assistance for general office functions
    Provide assistance for, and participate in event planning and functions
    As needed, work with the Chamber Manager and committees in preparation for the monthly breakfast meetings, lunch and learns, ribbon cuttings, Bridgefest, Fall Golf Outing, Leadership Keweenaw and other events
    Work collaboratively with new and existing Chamber members to ensure their engagement and retention  
    Other duties as assigned
    Key Competencies:
    Organization and follow-up
    Job requirements: 
    Required Education - High school or equivalent; Associate's or Bachelor’s Degree preferred
    3 years’ experience in customer service
    Strong belief and support of the collaborative process, along with a demonstrated ability to work as a team member 
    Demonstrated ability to make suggestions, follow-through and manage time to accomplish multiple tasks simultaneously
    Demonstrated ability to set goals and work independently with minimal supervision and the understanding of when to seek input
    Valid Driver's License and reliable transportation

    If you are interested please submit your resume and cover letter to:
    info@keweenaw.org or by mail at 902 College Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931
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