Event Planner

Non-Exempt, Part-Time
San Leandro CA
Posted 5 months ago

The Event Planner plans and coordinates various community educations and events in Bay Area and northern coastal counties in California.


  • Identify current issues and/or trends, and their impacts on target communities, to be addressed through community education events
  • Coordinate community events, with appropriate speakers
  • Coordinate registration/admission
  • Disseminate educational and promotional materials
  • Develop flyer, promotional materials, etc.
  • Promote via newsletters and social media
  • Prepare progress reports and submit documentation of events provided
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) & positive cultural perception of Deaf people
  • Experience with PC including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator or similar design software
  • Experience with logistics, project management and public relations
  • Ability to work with people from a variety of racial, economic, linguistic, cultural, religious, and communication backgrounds
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able to travel with own vehicle
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including occasional evenings and weekends


Salary is negotiable depending on experience and education. DCARA offers full medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits in addition to 12 days of holiday leave plus one week paid winter holiday.


Send DCARA Application Form, cover letter, resume and three professional references via mail, email or fax to:
Attn: Human Resources
14895 E. 14TH Street, Suite 200
San Leandro, CA 94578
Email: hr@dcara.org
Fax: 510.483.2526


Until Filled

Job Features

JOB TITLE:Event Planner
REPORTS TO:Executive Director
DEPARTMENT:Community Relations
STATUS:Part-Time, Non-Excempt
LOCATION:San Leandro, CA
DATE:April 2017
DEADLINE:Until Filled

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