JOCO WORKS Project Manager

Triangle East Chamber of Commerce
June 11, 2024
Smithfield, NC
Job Type
Street Address
1115 Outlet Center Drive


The Triangle East Chamber of Commerce is seeking a dynamic and results-driven Project Manager to lead and coordinate JOCO WORKS, an industry led career exploration program that assists local businesses in building the local talent pipeline. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in project management, excellent communication skills, and a passion for enhancing workforce capabilities. This role involves collaborating with various stakeholders including business, as well as education partners.

Key responsibilities include:

Project Management:

  • Plan, execute and oversee JOCO WORKS suite of programs from inception to completion.
  • Create and manage detailed project plans, timelines, budgets and resource allocations.
  • Recruit business partners.

Stakeholder Engagement:

  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders including business partners and educators.
  • Facilitate meetings.
  • Communicate project progress.


  • Prepare required reports for partners and the steering committee.
  • Maintain accurate project documentation.
  • Develop relevant assessments.


  • Minimum of three (3) years experience in project management.
  • Understanding of workforce development issues.
  • Understanding of middle school education is a plus.
  • Event planning is a plus.


  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development opportunities

This is a part time position with the potential to grow into a full time position. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to No calls please.

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