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Spreading Solutions Associate

BALLE | Bay Area CA 90001 USA | Full Time | Posted: 12/17/2012

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Spreading Solutions Associate

BALLE (Business Alliance for Local Living Economies) is a membership-based national organization working to spread solutions, connect innovators and drive investment to the localist movement. The energy around the Local movement is palpable and BALLE is uniquely positioned to lead the movement, at its tipping point, into the future.

As BALLE grows to meet the excitement in the field, we are expanding our team: The Spreading Solutions Associate (SSA) works with the Community Engagement team and reports to the Director of Spreading Solutions. The SSA is accountable for ensuring that the administration and implementation of BALLE’s tools and services are well managed and utilized. The SSA provides excellent customer service to the BALLE community and is adept with technical systems.


• Supports the delivery of BALLE Edge Tools and Services (conference, webinars,manuals, monitoring and evaluation);
• Oversees and manages the use of tech systems: includes Salesforce database, event registration, webinar and e-commerce platforms;
• Supports and implements member recruitment and renewals process from initial inquiry to joining;
• Assists with the administration of sponsorship outreach and execution;
• Keeps website vibrant and up-to-date with new content;
• Produces targeted marketing templates for e-newsletters, reminders, etc.;
• Creates and continually updates online list of member network newsletters, social media sites, and RSS feeds for BALLE and its networks to use;

BALLE actively seeks applicants who will contribute to the diversity of the Localist movement and our team. We are an equal opportunity organization. Full job description at

This is a full-time position based in the Bay Area, CA. BALLE offers a competitive compensation package, with benefits, commensurate with experience. To apply, send a resume and a compelling cover letter that very specifically describes why you would be a good fit for this particular position with Spreading Solutions Associate in the subject line to Applications will be evaluated as they arrive, but should be submitted no later than January 7, 2013. No phone calls please.

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Location Bay Area, CA, 90001, United States
Categories Community Improvement/Capacity Building/Economic Development
Function Other

Location Maptop

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Contact Name April Claxton
How to apply Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.
Job Code SSA