River LA seeks a creative, dynamic and entrepreneurial individual to assist in the development, curation, and coordination of events. You would be part of a fast-paced team environment where everyone works independently to achieve results that advance our mission to transform the LA River.
River LA is a non-profit with the mission to ensure that the 51-mile Los Angeles River integrates design and infrastructure to bring people and nature together. We champion river-oriented policy and sustainable public spaces while creating innovative models for community benefit and participation. We are a diverse, creative and enterprising team. We are passionate about creating a sustainable, connected, and resilient region via the Los Angeles River.
Reporting to the Director of Development, the Event Curator/Coordinator will design and execute an annual event plan for approximately 20 events each year designed to cultivate community, strengthen donor and volunteer relationships, and identify new donor and volunteer relationships by engaging people with the culture and mission of River LA in a meaningful and experiential manner. The position will also serve as River LA’s Concierge to plan special, individualized events for VIP individuals. The Events Curator/Coordinator will identify events and concierge services appropriate to River LA’s image, culture, and purpose. The events will be varying in size and scope, and require a creative, flexible approach, as well as an ability to define what excites the diverse River LA audience. The creation of an overall timeline and annual event plan in accordance with the organizationally integrated fundraising plan is crucial.
The salary range for this position is $50,000 to $54,000 per year. River LA offers both medical and dental benefit plans, and a retirement benefit after the first year of employment.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and salary history to River LA’s Director of Development, firstname.lastname@example.org.Read more