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Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce: Part-Time Executive Director


Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce: Part-Time Executive Director
Job Type: Part Time
Salary: $25,000/yr.

The Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce is a 501 C 6 Non-Profit organization which works closely with
the businesses and individuals of the Bigfork Community.
As the Executive Director, you will collaborate with the Bigfork Chamber's Board of Directors, be the
spokesperson and main point of contact for all chamber related activities, develop and manage chamber
events, motivate and recruit active volunteer committees to implement our Chamber's vision and goals
and cultivate effective relationships with the business community, members, other governmental
agencies, other area Chambers and civic organizations.

Qualified candidate will have:
+ High School Education (Some college is preferred)
+ Experience in business, retail, sales, marketing or related fields (Min. of 3 years preferred)
+ Ability to manage online presence (social media, website, online newsletter and email)
+ Strong interpersonal skills with experience in public-speaking and personal relations activities
+ Self-motivated with an ability to work without direct supervision
+ Oversees the Chamber's finances through QuickBooks
+ Manage our volunteer staff
+ Knowledge of the area and its attractions/benefits
+ Maintain a professional demeanor and personality
+ Perform Director duties for the necessary hours per week to meet the operation needs of the
Chamber and attend evening/weekend events when necessary. This job often requires more
than the 20 hrs./week and is not compensated with overtime pay.
+ Perform other duties as requested by the board

To Apply:
This position is open until October 20th, 2017. Interviews will be scheduled the week of October 30th
and periodically thereafter until a decision is made. Applicants are encouraged to submit their
application as soon as possible and an application can be found online at or by mail:
Bigfork Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 237, Bigfork, MT 59911. Please include a cover letter, a brief
overview of why this position appeals to you and a resume along with the completed application.

Application can be found here or at
Contact Name
Bigfork Chamber of Commerce

Bigfork Info

  • Bigfork 2000 Population - 1428
  • Flathead County Population 2002 -77,240
  • Flathead County Growth 1990-2000 - 24%
  • Elevation - 2900'
  • Summer Average High Temperature -78F
  • Winter Average High Temperature -36F
  • Average Annual Rainfall -19"
  • Average Annual Snowfall -65"
  • Average Growing Season - 129 Days
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