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Employment Opportunities

Special Events Coordinator (Part Time Position)

The York County History Center, a cultural non-profit located in downtown York, PA, seeks an innovative, motivated Special Events Coordinator to support the organization’s transformation into a significant county-wide and regional cultural destination.

The Special Events Coordinator is responsible for oversight and implementation of the York County History Center’s earned income (fundraising) two annual events – Art & Leisure Auction and History on the Half-Shell. Beyond coordinating program logistics, this position works in partnership with volunteer committees and is responsible for management of solicitations, budget tracking and follow up activities. This position may also assist with internal events such as exhibit openings, cultivation programs, member parties and similar functions as needed. This is a part-time position, with flexible schedule limited to approximately 20 hours per week.  For the full description click here!

Candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree, 2-5 years of fundraising experience and a successful track record in non-profit event and volunteer management. Excellent writing, verbal and interpersonal skills. Energetic motivator with the ability to work efficiently under changing environments. Must be skilled in the use of Microsoft Office. Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and web development is a plus. Driver’s license, flexible schedule and the ability to lift or move materials up to 25lbs. required.

The York County History Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please submit a resume and cover letter to Special Events Coordinator Search, York County History Center, 250 E. Market St., York, PA 17403. Electronic submissions are welcome at No phone calls, please.