By Matthew Bartels 863645
#523387 POSITION OPENING: General Manager, VATSIM Member Engagement

Applications are now being accepted for the position of General Manager, VATSIM Member Engagement

The VATSIM Marketing & Communications portfolio is comprised of three important tiers. Social Media, Network Outreach, and Member Engagement. VATSIM is looking for a strong leader to help shape and implement VATSIM’s member engagement and retention strategies.

REPORTS TO: VATSIM Vice President - Marketing & Communications (VATGOV10)

RESPONSIBLE FOR: Management of the the VATSIM Member Engagement tier, including but not limited to the following duties:.

- Drafting and implementing strategies to keep current members participating in VATSIM.
- Help coordinate large global events such as WorldFlight and Cross the Pond.
- Assist VATSIM Regions, Divisions, and Local Facilities with event creation and advertisement.
- Maintain the VATSIM Upcoming Events feed on the vatsim.net homepage
- Work with the general managers of Network Outreach and Social Media to strengthen VATSIM’s overall marketing and communications..

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: The successful applicant will meet the following minimum standards:


- Must be in good standing within the VATSIM Network with no significant disciplinary violations within the past 2 years.
-Demonstrated past experience in staff rolls, or other managerial experience.
- Former experience as an events coordinator is a plus.
-A commitment to maintain a strong online presence throughout their appointment, in addition to a minimum of 3 hours per week working specifically in this role.
-The ability to communicate clearly and professionally through various mediums to people of different experience levels and cultures.
-Fluent in the English language.

Applications will be accepted until 2359Z on 05 May 2018. Any applications received after this deadline will not be considered. All applications shall be e-mailed to m.bartels[at]vatsim.net.