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Director of Event Management

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Code for San Jose
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San Jose, CA

Code for San Jose


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per week

Director of Event Management

About Code for San Jose:

Code for San Jose is an all-volunteer organization. We are a chapter of Code for America. 

As a chapter, we focus on civic innovation and government technology. We welcome everyone interested in solving community problems through technology, user experience research, and community partnerships. 

Our mission is to make community services more transparent, accessible, and equitable by collaborating with local government and other community-based organizations on civic projects.

We have over 30 active volunteers with over 8 active projects. Our leadership team consists of 9 other directors, 2 executive directors and 6 project leaders.

As a group, we meet every other Thursday at 6:30 PM PST to sync up and work on projects.


About the Role:

Director of Event Management Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate Code for San Jose events
  • Virtual “Civic Hack Nights”
  • Biweekly working sessions for the entire volunteer group
  • Prepare agendas for hack nights
  • (Optional) Get our hack nights live streamed
  • (Post-COVID) schedule hack night venues
  • (Post-COVID) coordinate food delivery
  • National Day of Civic Hacking
  • An all day event where people do various civic activities
  • Social events
  • Happy hours
  • Schedule zoom calls & meetup events
  • Coordinate with Marketing and Community Engagement
  • Organize speakers and project presentations
  • Record (if given permission) speakers and publish to YouTube



If this sounds like an opportunity you would be interested in please join our Slack channel:

https://join.slack.com/t/codeforsanjose/shared_invite/zt-iwnx99kh-motBC0J47O8ItlR3zjAIBA 

We will connect with you via Slack.


Find more information:

Our meetup page: https://www.meetup.com/code-for-san-jose

About Code for San Jose:

Code for San Jose is an all-volunteer organization. We are a chapter of Code for America. 

As a chapter, we focus on civic innovation and government technology. We welcome everyone interested in solving community…

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Location

San Jose, CA

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