The Civic Engagement Manager position is a full-time, salaried position with benefits, responsible for collaborating with internal staff and a wide range of external partners and consultants to engage the community with the organization’s mission, vision and projects. Projects range from long-term strategy and planning to executing engagements throughout the lifecycle of a greenway project to day-to-day customer service. This position demands an experienced professional with both strategic thinking and high attention to detail, impeccable communication skills, excellent ability to multi-task, and dedication to the team.
This position interacts with people from all backgrounds, throughout the St. Louis region. Stakeholders can range from technical advisors, consultants and elected officials to community leaders, residents and greenway users. This position requires being skilled at engaging at all levels. Great Rivers Greenway has an overall engagement strategy and framework that has been developed in collaboration with staff, board and partners to guide these efforts. This position will also support all departments with any engagement needs, above and beyond typical greenway building projects.