Community Manager of Ampersand Coworking

The Marquette Chamber of Commerce is seeking a dynamic professional to serve as the Community Manager for Ampersand Coworking. Join a progressive organization in providing space, resources, and community that supports local businesses, start-ups, fellow entrepreneurs and creative minds. This exciting opportunity to build something from the ground up will be the face of Ampersand and incredible things to come.

Visit www.ampersandco.work for more information on the project.

 

Who we’re looking for:

Our ideal candidate is adaptable, detail oriented and has a positive can-do attitude. This role is geared for those who have an entrepreneurial spirit who are looking for a meaningful role. Your will be responsible for managing the growth of a new endeavor and developing a unique culture where others thrive.

 

Responsibilities of the positions will include:

  • Providing oversight of all operations, amenities and member service infrastructure
  • Creativity with program design
  • Following international industry trends
  • Engaging the Marquette Chamber community to promote internal programming
  • Providing exceptional customer service and operational leadership
  • Fostering relationships with key vendors to provide services and amenities
  • Driving membership occupancy through marketing, events & engagements
  • Front desk management
  • Balancing member needs along with the admin responsibilities
  • Manage daily accounting (training provided)
  • Supervising support volunteers
  • Maintain the physical upkeep of the office
  • Handling new membership inquiries
  • Providing tours of the space
  • Event set-up and management

 

Our ideal candidate

  • Is a people person that finds working with others a source of energy
  • Highly flexible and easy to adapt to challenges on the fly
  • Has an understanding of the coworking movement and its practices
  • Exhibits an exceptional level of attention to detail and customer service
  • Has completed a Bachelor’s degree in business, hospitality management communications, marketing or related field
  • Must be a team player, willing to help, who is excited about coworking
  • Has excellent communication skills & problem-solving abilities
  • Demonstrates proficient utilization of support technology within the space
  • Works resourcefully within a budget
  • Can work well autonomously and within a team
  • Is passionate about Marquette and being a part of something big

 

The right candidate will be offered;

  • $11-$13/hr depending on experience
  • 20 hours per week to start
  • Additional hours, up to full time, dependent on growth of Ampersand
  • Bonus structure based on performance

 

Does this sound like you? If so, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references. You cover letter should include any knowledge (or passion) you have for coworking.

 

Send documents to:

Jason Schneider

Marquette Chamber of Commerce

director@marquettechamber.org