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Do you want to play outside for a living? Are you thinking to yourself, what could be better? REI is currently hiring Outdoor Program and Outreach (OPO) Market Coordinators! You would be joining a dynamic, fun, and innovative team. Over the next couple of years we are working together toward doubling the number of participants we engage through inspiring outdoor experiences while also tightening REIs connection in the local community. Here are the responsibilities of our OPO Market Coordinators:
  • Assists with Manager in development, scheduling and execution of Outdoor Programs and Outreach Market Plan in alignment with our national plan
  • Coordinates local social media and produces marketing materials to promote program
  • Develop and cultivate relationships with community non-profits, clubs, and organizations that align with national and local objectives
  • Responsible for ensuring effective use of financial resources
  • Collects feedback and evaluates ROI on programs to improve future plans
  • Build positive relationships with REI store teams to ensure support our programs
  • Bring your passion and expertise

    Do you aspire to adventure? Do you thrive in the outdoors and want to help others do the same? Bring your passion to REI and help fulfill our mission to educate, inspire and outfit our customers for a lifetime of outdoor adventure and stewardship. REI Outdoor Programs & Outreach helps people experience the outdoors through education and by making it easy for people to get outside and enjoy the outdoors. We provide entry-level to intermediate-level outdoor education programs in everything from Rock Climbing to Kayaking to Mountain Biking to Navigation (and more!). Here are some skills we look for in our OPO Market Coordinators:
  • 3+ years experience with coordinating outdoor and community engagement programs (outdoor education, volunteer events, recreational events and activities)
  • 3+ years experience in event production/execution
  • 1+ year experience in business-focused social media program execution
  • 1+ year experience in handling budgets
  • Passion for preserving and recreating in the outdoors
  • Promoting REIs customer service philosophy; ability to effectively resolve difficult customer issues
  • Mid-level PC skills: Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, Publisher
  • Why you'll love it here

    Real. Alive. Connected. These are a few words that describe life at REI. Whether its in our careers or in the great outdoors, we aspire to adventure in all ways! At REI we value our customers; we work hard to earn our reputation for quality and integrity every day. Our commitment remains the same as when we started out in 1938: to inspire, educate and outfit for a lifetime of outdoor adventure. Join a passionate community of people who believe in one simple truth: an outdoor life is a life well-lived. Get ready to harness your creativity, customer focus and enthusiasm for living life outdoorswe cant wait to meet you!Oh yeah, did we mention perks? At REI, we understand that benefits matter we offer a competitive benefit package for all employees which includes:
  • A workplace built on respect, integrity, and balance
  • Healthcare coverage for full-time employees
  • A competitive bonus/ incentive program
  • REI Retirement Plan
  • Generous gear and merchandise discount
  • Paid time off
  • Professional growth and development opportunities
  • REI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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