Accepting Applications for VATUSA 5 Events Manager/VA Liaison

Mark Hubbert

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VATUSA is currently seeking highly motivated, well experienced applicants for the position of Events Manager/VA Liaison.

Key Accountabilities:
* Reports to the Division Director
* Functions as an interactive VATUSA staff member and attends meetings as necessary
* Maintains an active online presence within the Division, Region, and on the VATSIM network
* Guides and mentors the subordinate ARTCC Event Coordinators as required
* Coordinates with adjacent Air Traffic Directors on inter-regional events and planning
* Coordinates with subordinate Event Coordinators on inter-regional events and planning
* Prepares and analyzes relevant data and/or reports
* Serves as a promoter of all VATUSA events
* Works with ARTCC Staff with marketing ideas and initiatives
* Works with Virtual Airlines to market ARTCC’s and Events
* Maintains and Administrates all VATUSA social media sites
* Maintains sign up schedule for VATUSA facilitated FNO Events
* Organizes an annual Light Up America Event

Core Requirements:
* Active member of the network in good standing for at least 12 months
* Considerable experience and success in an ARTCC staff role, ideally as an ATM
* Able to effectively lead in a team environment
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* No significant disciplinary record or history of unprofessional behavior
* Minimum rating of C1

Desired Skills and Capabilities:
* Demonstrated experience with ARTCC operations
* Demonstrated project management and planning skills
* Demonstrated possession and utilization of a high degree of energy, commitment and dedication
* Demonstrated qualities of understanding, patience, maturity
* Demonstrated Ability to create high quality banners and advertising graphics

To be effective, the successful candidate must devote a considerable amount of time to the position. Candidates must commit to devoting the time required. Only those who fully understand and meet the requirements and will make the appropriate commitment should apply. Candidates can expect an initial evaluation of their application after which they MAY be contacted for a comprehensive interview.

Interested members must provide letter of application/intent, including full name, active email, CID, rating, and a resume that includes leadership roles. Additionally, the application should detail the applicant's reasons for wanting to lead the Division in Events Planning, compelling evidence to show how the position requirements are met, and how the Division will thrive under the applicant's leadership..

Applications should be sent to the Division Director via email at and copied to the Deputy Division Director at

The deadline for application is Thursday May 3, 2018 at 23:59Z
Applicants who meet the required pre-requisites as outlined will receive further instructions for the application process.
Mark Hubbert
Division Director VATUSA