SMVCC LogoThe Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce is looking to find the next new member of our professional team.   Specifically, we are recruiting for an Events & Special Projects Manager.

This individual is the primary professional responsible for the success of membership, educational, and community events organized by the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce.   This professional provides leadership in ensuring events are well planned and executed, by coordinating with senior leadership of the Chamber on calendaring, planning, logistics, and marketing of events.   This individual also provides project management for special projects and initiatives developed by the Chamber in support of its mission.

The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to self-manage priorities, work flow, and time.   S/he will be detail oriented and perform responsibilities efficiently and accurately and will be able to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously.  We are looking for someone who brings a strong customer service orientation and an enthusiasm for working in a team environment.   This is a full-time position, which requires some flexibility in work schedule, with some evening/weekend work required for special events.   Bi-lingual skills will be a plus.

Individuals interested in being considered for this position should send a resume and letter of interest to Glenn Morris, President & CEO of the Chamber at

This recruitment will remain open until a successful candidate is identified.   The Chamber does reserve the right to close the position without prior notice at any time.


The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce brings leadership to the process of creating a community where business thrives. Partnering with employers and community partners, we work to create a culture of commerce.

The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all interested candidates.