Open PB&J Positions
Open volunteer positions for Portland Blues & Jazz Dance Society to help out your local dance community.
If you're interested in any of these roles reach out to the contact email address for that specific role.
This position is responsible for the organization’s finances and taxes, helps create our budget, and is a member of the executive committee.
Candidates should have experience tracking and reconciling money, competence with Excel, a high attention to detail, and good communication skills.
This is an unpaid volunteer position with the Portland Blues & Jazz Dance Society. The successful applicant will get into all weekly dances and classes for free.
This position entails hosting 3-4 competitions a year. Currently PB&J hosts a Barefoot Mix & Match, a Tuesday Blues Mix & Match, and a Tuesday Blues Strictly competition.
Duties include organization of competition logistics, communication with competition staff (judges, DJ, MC and videographer) and dance operations staff, competition marketing/outreach, management of competitor sign-ups, confirmation of prizes, competition preparation (i.e. finalization of competition format, assigning bib numbers, and updating MC scripts & judging sheets), day-of competition management, and any post-event follow up.
Host any other competition-related events (i.e. post-competition reviews, etc.) as the Competition Coordinator and PB&J Board sees fit.
Discuss any feedback and/or new competition opportunities with the board.
This is an unpaid volunteer position on the Portland Blues & Jazz Society board, but you get into all weekly dances and lessons for free.