The Idea Village, one of the organizations leading the entrepreneurial movement in New Orleans and also the group that throws NOEW (which you can read about here, here and here), is hiring a full-time Technology Manager.
The job entails developing and managing all Idea VIllage technology platforms and undertaking the tole of “online strategy guru.” Job duties include integration of CRM, donor and event management databases; development of an innovative and game-changing online strategy to enable The Idea Village to reach an entrepreneurial audience far beyond New Orleans and to manage the IT infrastructure in a creative, fast-paced, “startup” style office environment.
This is a fantastic opportunity to tap into the startup scene. The full job description is posted below. You can also apply on WorkNOLA.
The Idea Village, a New Orleans-based non-profit that identifies, supports and retains entrepreneurial talent in the New Orleans region, is looking for an ace draft pick to be its technology platforms and online strategy guru. You will develop and manage the IV’s various technology needs, including integration of CRM, donor and event management databases; develop an innovative and game-changing online strategy that will enable The Idea Village to reach an entrepreneurial audience far beyond New Orleans and will manage the IT infrastructure in a creative, fast-paced, “startup” style office environment.
Skillsets Required: – 2-3 years database administration – Windows XP server and desktop management and configuration – XP network environment – Microsoft Exchange configuration and administration – Website content management, hosting and maintenance – IP based phone and telephony integration experience – Website programming experience preferred – Salesforce configuration, administration, and maintenance preferred – Any software development experience preferred
1. Database management:
a. Direct transition to integrated CRM, donor, and event management database
2. Online management:
a. Manage and update content management system for ideavillage.org and noew.org including website updates, newsletters, videos, blogs…etc.
b. Manage Idea Village’s social media infrastructure
3. Intranet management:
a. Create and maintain internal communications portal for all IV audiences
4. IT Infrastructure management:
a. Microsoft Exchange configuration and administration
b. XP Server configuration and management
c. Day-to-day technology troubleshooting (internet, phone, printer, etc.)
d. Software/hardware updates and purchases
5. Provide direct consulting to local entrepreneurial community
The Idea Village: |
In 2000, The Idea Village was formed by a group of New Orleans entrepreneurs who returned home energized by experiences in thriving communities across the United States. The founders determined that the key to creating positive economic and social change in New Orleans was to create a vibrant entrepreneurial community. The Idea Village formalized in 2002 as an independent 501© (3) non-profit organization with a mission to identify, support and retain entrepreneurial talent in New Orleans by providing business resources to high-impact ventures. To date, The Idea Village has supported 1085 local entrepreneurs by engaging 1107 professionals and providing over 79,000 hours towards business consulting and resource development and allocating $2.7 million in capital. www.ideavillage.org
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 4, 2011.