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Posted: Monday, April 27, 2015 5:02 PM

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Creative individual needed to oversee marketing and ecommerce website for locally owned music/stringed instrument store with a diverse, national clientele. Must be very well acquainted with stringed instruments. If you think you'd be a good fit after reviewing the qualifications, please send a cover letter along with a current resume and samples of your work or portfolio link. More info available at: http://massstreetmusic.com/pages/jobs-at-mass-street-music

Required Skills:

- CMS/website management experience, preferably e-commerce with basic HTML skills, or Wordpress, Shopify or other platform
- Excellent communication skills including a demonstrated writing ability; able to write for a diverse audience in the established voice of the store. - - Excellent editing and proofreading skills
- Demonstrated Graphics and Photoshop skills – able to create graphics for web and print as well as process product photos in a timely manner
- Social Media management
- Create and manage email campaigns
- Management experience – must be able to manage 1-2 staff and work well with whole team
- Experience managing budgets
- Excellent organizational skills and ability to quickly prioritize
- Ability to switch between diverse tasks easily
- Excellent customer service skills and common sense

Additional Preferred Skills:

-Video
-Google Ad Words and Analytics experience
-Events organizing

• Location: Kansas City, Mass Street Music - Lawrence, KS


Posted: Monday, April 27, 2015 9:12 AM

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Opportunity of a life time to lead a REIT into its growth mode. Please include your phone number with you resume.

• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Monday, April 27, 2015 12:09 AM

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Type: Full Time

About the Job

SENIOR PROGRAM OFFICER, ENTREPRENEURSHIP

THE EWING MARION KAUFFMAN FOUNDATION

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (Kauffman Foundation) was established in the mid-1960s by the late entrepreneur and philanthropist Ewing Marion Kauffman. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the Kauffman Foundation is among the thirty largest foundations in the United States with an asset base of approximately $2 billion. While striving to have national impact and global reach, the Foundation is deeply committed to Kansas City, as evidenced by work on initiatives that reach into neighborhoods and enrich the community and quality of life in the region. For more information about the Foundation, please visit the website at www.kauffman.org.


Though all major foundation donors were entrepreneurs, Ewing Kauffman was the first such donor to direct his foundation to support entrepreneurship, recognizing that his path to success could and should be achieved by many more people. The Foundations vision is to foster a society of economically independent individuals who are engaged citizens, contributing to the improvement of their communities.


In service of this vision, and in keeping with its founders wishes, the Foundation focuses its grant making and operations on two areas: advancing entrepreneurship and improving the education of children and youth. Significant entrepreneurship programs include Kauffman Founders School, Kauffman FastTrac, 1 Million Cups, and several other important initiatives. The Foundation supports key educational programs such as the Ewing Marion Kauffman School, Kauffman Scholars, Teach For America and Leading Educators, among others. The Foundation also conducts and supports research and policy programs aimed at helping to develop effective programs and inform policy that will best advance entrepreneurship and education.


The Kauffman Foundations reach and impact would not be possible without its vast social network of grantees, partners, experts, and practitioners. The Foundation helps cultivate these relationships by playing the role of convener, bringing together local, national, and world leaders to share innovative thinking and engage in dialog related to entrepreneurship and education. Each year, more than 60,000 people visit the Foundations Conference Center, which provides 40,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space.


This position will be located at the Foundations home office in Kansas City, Missouri. The Kansas City metropolitan area is ranked by several national publications as one of the best places to live and work in the United States and offers an outstanding quality of life.


RESPONSIBILITIES

After a comprehensive exploration of the local and national education and entrepreneurship landscapes, The Kauffman Foundation adopted a new strategic plan in 2014 to better serve its mission. As part of this strategic direction, the Foundation will work to scale proven models of exemplar entrepreneurship support organizations, which will be the focus of this newly created Senior Program Officer role.


The Senior Program Officer will report to the Program Director within the Entrepreneurship department and will work collaboratively with Foundation and affiliate organization staff on entrepreneurship support organizations, an emerging focus area within the Foundation. S/he will lead or assist in the continued academic literature review and ongoing research and analysis in this field, and will help establish grant making priorities to organizations aimed at supporting entrepreneurs. The Senior Program Officer will have a hand in shaping Kauffmans first RFP with this strategic focus, which will likely be announced in summer 2015. Once established, the Senior Program Officer will continue to oversee the $1.5 to $2 million grant portfolio dedicated to exemplar entrepreneurship support organizations.


The Senior Program Officer is expected to conduct work, manage associates, lead new initiatives, and represent her/himself and in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy and standards of the Kauffman Foundation. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:


Grant Making Responsibilities

• Capacity to understand the goals and desired outcomes of the department.
• Manage and oversee assigned grant portfolio, including monitoring grantee spending and performance.
• Monitor grantee performance through analysis of outcome data, grantee reports and site visits.
• Establish goals, outcomes and metrics to be achieved with each grantee over the term of the grant, documented in contract.
• Identify grantee challenges, develop recommendations for interventions. Track
effectiveness of interventions.
• Manage forecast spending and budget planning on all grants; determine reporting requirements and payment schedule.
• Work with the Director to report grant status updates, prepare reports and information for board meetings, and collaborate with other areas in the Foundation.
• Rigorously evaluate potential grantees based on financial and organizational capacity, as well as strategic fit.
• Responsible for all communication to grantees, especially in regard to expectations and requirements of the grantee.
• Review grant proposals submitted and present grant write up (the business case) to Director for approval. Ensure grants are aligned with program strategies and provide clear, concise and insightful written analysis and recommendations for funding including drafting and editing proposal summaries and progress reports for existing grants for review. Report clearly defined outcomes/metrics.
• Responsible for making certain that outcome measures are part of the grant write-up and linked to achieving the department goals.
• Follow the standards of practice when evaluating grant decisions and expected outcomes.
• Work collaboratively with grants administration in all aspects of moving a grant request from intake to commitment letter.
• Provide monitoring and review of grantee performance, based on reports, metric and milestone accountability, and new information that emerges from grant assessment.
• Procure and manage the engagement with contracted advisors and vendors.
• Help provide both theoretical and practical rationale for grant making categories.


General Position Responsibilities

• Maintain a wide range of content knowledge on all issues that are of interest to the department. May be asked to provide leadership on a particular content subject, while developing expertise on a broad range of issues. Capacity to keep up with changing landscape.
• Build key partnerships; acting as a catalyst, colleague and advocate who are dedicated to educating groups on Kauffman initiatives and engagement.
• At the direction of the Director, perform or assist with research or landscape analysis to determine potential funding opportunities that are in alignment with the strategic goals of the department.
• Analyze and understand academic and other literature.
• Represent the Foundation when requested for speaking opportunities and media inquiries.
• Represent the Foundation at community & entrepreneurship-related events that are in support of the entrepreneurship strategy.
• Attend conferences to make connections, explore new initiatives, and promote the Foundation.
• Identify program partners for implementation; review proposals, develop grants and present proposals for consideration.
• Serve as program officer: prepare due diligence paperwork, establish and monitor reporting requirements and payment terms, manage grantee communication, monitor project progress, review all instrument drafts such as surveys, observation protocols and interview questions, review reports and discern next steps from recommendations.
• Coordinate and participate in Foundation entrepreneurial events.
• Comply with established Foundation protocol and systems used for grant-management, sponsorships, expenses, database management.
• Research potential grant making and partnering opportunities as assigned.
• Work collaboratively with Foundation and Entrepreneurship staff.
• Special projects as assigned by supervisor or VP of Entrepreneurship.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• A bachelors degree is required. A masters degree is preferred.
• Candidates must possess a minimum of five years of professional experience, including a solid background in forecasting, financial modeling, and budgeting and/or underwriting/grant making skills.
• Although candidates may have gained relevant experience from a variety of backgrounds and industries, it is imperative that previous work history includes significant elements of analysis and strategic planning.
• Experience with program design, program piloting, and growth of both small and large scale initiatives is strongly preferred.
• Background must demonstrate exceptional organization skills including the ability to meet or exceed expectations with regard to deadlines and successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously.
• Must possess relevant computer literacy skills, including MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Adobe, MS SharePoint and database applications.
• Knowledge of social media, including Twitter, Face Book, LinkedIn, etc., is also important.
• Given the nature of this position, some business travel will be required.


PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Qualified candidates for this position must be highly motivated, capable of self-direction, detail oriented and able to work collaboratively in a teamwork capacity. Candidates must exhibit a keen
sense of responsibility and enjoy working with multiple demands, shifting priorities and constant change. A successful candidate profile will also include:

• Excellent communications skills including well-developed verbal, writing and research skills, and strong presentation abilities. Communication abilities must include writing coherent narratives in support of grant requests.
• Skilled at building relationships and leveraging existing relationships to improve outcomes of Foundation initiatives, with a proven ability to work well in a team environment and interact effectively with associates at all levels within the organization.
• Strong strategic thinking skills and an ability to translate creative ideas into action with a long-term, positive impact; keen intellectual abilities.
• Strong analytical skills with an ability to assimilate new information and processes quickly.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Ability to construct logical arguments that connect grant outcomes to overall departmental goals.
• Adequate understanding of organizational and leadership dynamics, basic budgets and balance sheet and income statements in order to identify grantee capacity for success as well as potential risks.
• Distinctive problem solving skills, combined with solid judgment and decision-making abilities.
• Ability to develop a solid understanding of the content, processes, deliverables and overall objectives of the Foundations strategy in order to act as an ambassador of the Foundation.
• Ability to maintain a calm and competent demeanor in uncomfortable situations.
• Should be tactful and diplomatic with good listening skills and an approachable personality. Must be capable of building and sustaining long-term relationships.
• Anticipate and meet demands with flexibility and good humor.
• A keen sense of responsibility to ensure high quality, rigorous work.
• Ability to think clearly, prioritize and execute, even while under pressure.
• General understanding of current events, international affairs, politics and economics.
• Should have a personal values system that encompasses the highest standards of honesty, confidentiality, integrity, loyalty, and professional ethics reflective of the Kauffman Foundation.


COMPENSATION

Acompetitive compensation package, including base salary and an outstanding benefits package will correspond to the experience level, credentials, and personal characteristics of the candidate. Relocation assistance may be provided, if needed.


Non-Discrimination

Our client and EFL Associates firmly support the principle and philosophy of equal opportunity for all individuals, regardless of age, race, gender, creed, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected category pursuant to applicable federal, state or local law.


EFL ASSOCIATES

www.eflassociates.com

Angie Salmon, Senior Vice President

Nancy Huckaba, Associate Vice President


• Location: Kansas City, Kansas City, MO


Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015 8:53 PM
The Leadership Development Training Specialist supports the HCA Leadership and Organizational Development Center of Excellence by deploying programs, tools and processes to enhance organizational capabilities. The Leadership Development Training Specialist will be responsible for some or all of the following under direction of the Director, Organizational Development: • Deliver training programs for hospital leaders including Charge RN, Management, and Senior Leader Development • Facilitate leadership development programs, tools and processes. • Deliver supervisory skills content training.. • Review evaluations of training courses, objectives, and accomplishments. Identify/incorporate lessons learned and best practices into program plans. • Serve as education liaison to internal and external customers including professional organizations, and the business and educational community. • Develop learning activities, audio-visual materials, instructor guides, and lesson plans. • Leverage the HealthStream learning management system to communicate programs, register participants, track attendance and create individual development plans. • Assess effectiveness of training in terms of employee accomplishments and performance. This position will require 50-70% travel to our facilities in Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, and Mississippi. #LI-PT1 IND02

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015 5:57 AM
Centerpoint Medical Center – Independence, MO Nurse Manager (RN) – Medical Telemetry unit Responsibilities: The Clinical Manager responsibilities include providing leadership for and management of the clinical service area. The service area will be centered on the care of the patients on a continuum related to a patient care event. Responsibilities include clinical, financial, environmental and employee related functions of the service area. The Clinical Manager is responsible for conducting themselves as a professional role model, being a clinical resource for and acting as liaison with the medical staff. Other functions include keeping department operation within budgetary boundaries, compliance with all regulatory requirements and human resource issues. Responsible for integrating their department’s services with the hospital’s primary functions. Coordinates and integrates services within the department(s) and with other departments. The Clinical Manager develops, implements and evaluates policies and procedures that define scope of service and guide and support the provision of services. Recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide care/service and assures the qualifications and competence of those staff members meet the needs of patient care and non-patient care services. Hires and evaluates new staff, provides for orientation, in-service training, continuing education and annual evaluation of all personnel in their department(s). Oversees any disciplinary processes and termination of employees in their department(s). The Clinical Manager is responsible for ensuring staff receives ongoing information/updates on the department and hospital levels. Centerpoint Medical Center features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more. Centerpoint Medical Center features the following: Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries Women’s Services, including a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2015 7:27 AM
Oversees all aspects of the Information Security Program for all facilities associated with the Division or Line of Business (LOB) to assure strategic alignment with the HCA Information Protection Program and maturity of IT operational security controls. Serves as a key member of the IT&S leadership team and works effectively with Division/Facility Privacy Officials (FPO), Ethics and Compliance Officers (ECO), and other key decision-makers serving on the Division/Facility Security Committee. Champions, administers, and provides interpretation of Information Security Program policies/procedures to facilitate risk-based decisions by key stakeholders. Responsibilities: Essential responsibilities of the job. Assign a percentage of time spent on each responsibility. % of Time Description of Responsibility 25% Launch and oversee Information Security Program for all facilities and division/LOB through Manage governance structure for each in-scope entity (e.g., Facility Security Committee) to facilitate effective, efficient, and standardized approach to align with HCA Information Protection Program (executive dashboards, agendas, minutes, etc.) Facilitate risk-based decisions by key decision-makers that focus on preventing (or correcting) identified business issues through implementation of reasonable administrative, physical, and/or technical controls Partner with FPO and ECO on cross-disciplinary compliance activities Identify, establish and maintain strategic relationships with key stakeholders to help increase maturity of Program throughout operational processes, projects, and other initiatives 25% Validate and operationalize facility readiness for internal and external audits of information security/protection controls on behalf of CIO Lead division-wide and facility-specific information risk management program to continually assure the maturity of administrative, technical, and physical controls Partner with IT&S colleagues to assure ongoing maturity of IT operational security controls by leveraging inputs from SAPortal, SATracker, ProofPoint, Data Leak Protection (DLP), FileShare scanning, and other monitoring tools Partner with FPO and/or ECO to assure facilities are able to respond timely to time-sensitive notification by providing evidence of the facility’s administrative controls (e.g., documented operational procedures to comply with HIPAA Privacy and Security requirements) 20% Champion HCA Information Protection Program initiatives Drive visible action to implement initiative within established deadlines (i.e., may be a time-sensitive regulatory requirement and/or a company-prioritized risk reduction activity) Initiate compelling communications with key stakeholders to launch initiative Increase awareness and/or understanding of needed actions to correct identified information security risks 15% Oversee integration of defined role-based training into facility operations Provide or "train-the-trainer" to deliver role-based training based on identified risks and/or related to compliance with policies/procedures Validate effectiveness of role-based training to monitor the health of each facility's Information Security Program 15% Staff Development: Staffing and Recruiting, Career Development, Mentoring and Coaching, Succession Planning, Performance Management Actively involved in Human Resources recruitment, performance evaluations, and management of IT division staff (e.g., Zone FISO) Ensures appropriate training and development programs are utilized to attract, retain, and develop personnel required to support information security program Participates in division IT&S succession planning activities with CIO Varies% Oversee and coordinate information security incident investigation and reporting Partner with Corporate departments and/or external entities (e.g., law enforcement) as required to facilitate rapid response Partner with FPO and/or ECO on cross-disciplinary incident investigation and reporting Decisions: List examples of two decisions made by the incumbent on a regular basis; describe the parameters within which the decisions are made and the impact of those decisions. Determination about the “reasonableness” of safeguards/controls that must be implemented to protect sensitive or restricted data being stored, processed, and/or transmitted by (or on behalf of) business owners and/or the facility. Determinations must be made by striking a balance between business/clinical objectives and available administrative, physical, and/or technical safeguards. Consequences of poor determinations may result in the following negative impacts: • Inappropriate/unreasonable disruptions of business/clinical objectives • Inappropriate disclosure or breach of sensitive or restricted data • Monetary penalties • Criminal penalties at the personal level • Investigations from the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) • Corrective Action Plan with OCR • Written notification from HCA to the patient, HHS, and in some situations, local media in the event of a breach (as defined by HITECH). Determination about the most appropriate approach for engaging with key stakeholders and/or decision-makers serving on the Division/Facility Security Committee to develop and implement corrective action plans to mitigate/correct identified information security risks. Must leverage strategic relationships, compelling communications, and use of governance structure to drive business decisions (e.g., funding, resources, timing). Consequences of a weak approach may result in the following negative impacts: • Lack of business understanding and/or support to mitigate or correct identified information security risks that could lead to disruptions of business/clinical objectives • Same negative impacts as listed in the previous example above

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 10:21 PM
HP USPS is seeking to identify highly motivated and qualified individuals for various future opportunities as Program Manager. In anticipation of these opportunities becoming available, completing a profile will allow us to evaluate your qualifications and interests and will allow us to stay connected. Job Description: Hewlett-Packard is a leading global technology services provider delivering business solutions to its clients. The HP Enterprise Services delivers the industry’s broadest portfolios of information technology, applications and business process outsourcing services to clients in the manufacturing; financial services; healthcare; communications, media and entertainment; energy; transportation; and consumer and retail industries; and to governments around the world. Governments turn to HP Enterprise Services area for the mission-focused experience to help reduce costs, streamline processes and operate more efficiently, while improving the quality and value of the services they provide. Our deep experience in the public and private sectors has enabled us to deliver substantial results for a variety of government organizations. We are currently looking for a senior Project Manager to work on the client site in Kansas City, MO. This is a full time position with HP. The candidate that fills this position will be expected to: oversee the integrated team using best business practices and shall be responsible for all contractual responsibilities and delivery of all contract deliverables. Specific Job Duties Include: Ensure an efficient, effective, and economical level of support is provided to the client; provide oversight of staff and support activities. Oversees the planning and implementation of multiple complex IT projects. Oversee review of project deliverables and ensure quality meets or exceeds customer expectations. Partners with project sponsor to define project objectives, scope, schedule, and budget. Oversees the evaluation of business and system requirements and project related research on business and technical trends and dependencies Leads and directs project teams to meet project objectives. Develops, reviews, baselines and executes project plans, schedules and budgets. Allocates staff and budgets resources to meet project objectives. Identifies and negotiates schedules, milestones and resources required to meet project objectives and success criteria. Coordinate with the client and, as required, the Program Manager to fill vacancies; manage overall contract performance and understand the needs and customer expectations to ensure customer satisfaction Project Manager must be able to work in an integrated support environment which is client owned and operated.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:29 PM

Audit Manager - Kansas City

Deloitte & Touche LLP's ("Deloitte & Touche's") Audit and Enterprise Risk Services business has a risk-based approach, experienced professionals, comprehensive methodologies, and technical resources. Deloitte & Touche's services combine competency and experience in the areas of financial reporting, risk management, and compliance.

The external audit services include:
• Audits of financial statements, including reviews of quarterly financial information
• Audits of internal control over financial reporting including Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404
• Agreed-Upon Procedures engagements
• Other attest related services

In conducting an external audit of clients' financial statements, Deloitte & Touche holds itself to the standards of independence, professional objectivity, and technical excellence. The audit approach is designed to provide the flexibility to serve the unique circumstances and complexities of clients. The Deloitte & Touche approach includes understanding a client's business, the risks it faces, its internal controls, and assessing the risk of material misstatement of the financials in order to design effective audit procedures. For public companies subject to the internal control reporting requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Deloitte & Touche integrates the audit of internal control over financial reporting with the audit of the financial statements. Deloitte & Touche's professionals bring a comprehensive methodology that leverages professional and technical resources for clients' specific circumstances.

Most managers within Deloitte & Touche oversee the day-to-day operations of multiple engagements and are involved with legal, regulatory, and accounting issues that arise during the audit engagement. Managers have responsibility for the supervision of staff and management of services to clients, which includes preparation of the audit strategy and business plans, setting and monitoring budgets, scheduling audits, selecting staff and assigning workloads, and financial reporting. They must develop and motivate their engagement staff and provide them with counseling and career guidance. Managers have control over, and exercise wide latitude and discretionary decision-making in establishing the most advantageous course of action for the successful management of each audit engagement. They draft and assist in the delivery of proposals for engagements and know the range of services. Managers must have deep technical experience and are expected to develop expertise in a given industry/service line. They provide leadership in the timely delivery of quality services that aim to exceed the expectations of clients.

  • 5-7 years of public accounting or equivalent experience
  • CPA is required
  • A bachelor's degree in accounting or related field (advanced degree is preferred)
  • A willingness to travel, if necessary

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world’s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.

At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients’ will be heard.

About Deloitte

As used in this document, “Deloitte” means Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Please seewww.deloitte.com/us/aboutfor a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Disclaimer: If you arenotreviewing this job posting on our Careers’ site (careers.deloitte.com) or one of our approved job boards we cannot guarantee the validity of this posting. For a list of our current postings, please visit us at careers.deloitte.com.



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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 5:54 PM
Company Description:
KC Marketing specializes in direct marketing and customer acquisitions for the most respected companies in the entertainment, electronic, communications, and technology industries.
Our Company was created to acquire and retain customers in a personalized manner. Our Fortune 100 clients are constantly competing in a very competitive home entertainment industry. We strive to lead the nation in outsourced marketing and in:store marketing campaigns. Our clients love us because we reach customers at the point of sale, provide a live person for the customers to talk to, and help acquire customers they may not have been able to themselves.
Job Description:
Our company is currently looking for a high:energy, driven Account Executive with knowledge of technology and solid sales, retail, oraccount management experience. You will be representing our brand to outside customers with the training of our management team. This position will require you to travel to our retailer and the opportunity for road trips based on performance and your success within the Manager in Training program.
Our mission is to build connections between our clients and their potential customer base by creating a standard of excellence and providing top notch service while, fostering our teams' growth through a rewarding and progressive environment. The growth of our team members is our highest priority. We are passionate about delivering quality and results. KC Marketing values teamwork within our agency and strives for good partnerships across all platforms.
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Requirements:
**Individuals must be hard working, motivated and willing to learn
**Must have excellent communication skills, be goal:oriented and ambitious
**Willing to be trained in sales, customer service, campaign management, test market development and public relations
Salary and Benefits:
The base salary for this position is determined by experience with uncapped commissions. We also provide paid training, opportunities for bonuses, other incentives and grooming for management.
If you're ready for a challenging career, RAPID ADVANCEMENT and a team oriented environment, WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
POSITIONS ARE LIMITED.
Management will review all resumes and contact those they feel are most qualified.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 9:30 AM
Job Description:
Entry Level Manager
We are one of the areas premiere sales and marketing firms and is continuing to expand. We are planning A large:scale expansion, and is in need of new ENTRY LEVEL manager trainees with fresh ideas.
We are an innovative company that is transforming the marketing and advertising industry. We were founded by dedicated people looking to push the envelope by using cost:effective marketing campaigns and advertising strategies. Their goal was to provide the same advertising and sales as the standard firm but at a fraction of the price. Their success and rapid growth has set new industry standards.
Our company prides itself on our support staff and we are willing to train highly motivated people for management opportunities.
Our multiple, full:time openings encompass the following:
Promotions
Sales
Event Marketing
Communications
Account Management
Warehouse
Inventory Control
Entry:Level Management
Customer Service
Human Resources
Training
Please do not hesitate: we have 8 openings that we are looking to fill ASAP.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 8:45 AM
Job Description:
Entry Level Marketing / Entry Level Management / Entry Level Advertising
ENTRY LEVEL POSITIONS OPEN
ENTRY LEVEL REPRESENTATIVES : ENTRY LEVEL MARKETING
HIRING ADVERTISING / SALES / PUBLIC RELATIONS / MARKETING
We are one of the fastest and most successful marketing and advertising firms in the area and we are currently going through a nationwide expansion. We are hiring entry level and experienced public relations, marketing, and sales representatives. Our firm provides exceptional customer service and continually develops new marketing campaigns for our high profile clients that deal with mainly the entertainment and electronics industries.
Our firm is looking for both entry level and experienced marketing representatives to grow with the company.
We offer Full Time positions, and we offer Full Paid One on One Training.
It is our goal to find entry level candidates that enjoy a fast paced environment and face to face customer interaction. We will train these candidates to become the best at what we do.
Experience is not necessary but any background in the following is a huge plus:
Customer Service
Retail
Sales
Restaurant
Marketing
Advertising
Public Relations
Management
Shift Lead or Team Lead

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 8:24 AM
Company Description:
We provide opportunities from employers across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.
Job Description:
Director of Operations / Senior Operations Manager
No relocation available.
We work across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible to the General Manager for
The day to day operations of the unit
Ensuring that all financial targets are met with regards to:
Revenue
Cost Control Profit
Debtor Management
Maintaining customer satisfaction as per set targets
To ensure that the business is operated to the highest standards in line with the mission statement and values
Responsibility for the day to day operation to the standards
Ensuring that all departments operate within agreed budgets and achieve agreed targets
To ensure that everything that is carried out in the unit adds value for the customer
Implement systems for reviewing all operating costs to ensure that they are consistently in line with focused revenue in conjunction with the Financial Controller and report back on these
Through information received from guest questionnaires and other forms of guest feedback ensure that in conjunction with the Heads of Department we are addressing service issues and constantly developing standards and products in line with customer's needs and Brand Values
Ensure H.R procedures are followed in each department.
Pro:actively develop subordinates.
Ensure that all agreed control procedures are followed through in each department
Conduct appraisals for all direct reports on a bi:annual basis
Agree objectives in line with business and brand objectives and values, and ensure H.O.D's carry out appraisals with the teams
Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience.
Proven track record of success in an operations management position.
A minimum of 12 years management experience.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Ability to attract, mentor and develop management in a growing organization.
Basic MS Suite skills
General knowledge of HR policies, procedures, and practices.
Track record of P and L accountability.
Ability to make decisions without the benefit of written procedures/policies.
We work across all major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 7:02 AM
Director of Product Development
Job Description:
This position is for a well:rounded individual who will oversee and participate in the design and manufacture of light duty motorsports products.
Will organize and plan product development projects with oversight of all items from concept to production.
Mentor designers and fabricators as well as personally design products.
Evaluate designs for robustness and quality to provide feedback to other team members, suppliers and manufacturers.
Make judgments on new materials or manufacturing methods for continuous improvements to the product.
Create and manage the Bill of Materials for each product and provide essential cost data for upper management to determine a retail price.
Some travel overseas is required for short durations throughout the year.
Work directly with suppliers and manufacturers to troubleshoot issues in the field and make recommendations for process or design changes.
Evaluate and benchmark suppliers material and labor quotes.
Organize the initial production order of components or assemblies.
Support the Service and Warranty department with engineering related questions.
Build on the existing Engineering department, implementing new processes and procedures to improve efficiency and quality.
Evaluate staffing requirements of the Engineering department in order to be successful and complete projects in a timely manner.
Qualifications:
Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar from a four year college.
A minimum of 4 years experience as a product designer using manufacturing methods such as castings, tubular weldments, plastics, and formed sheet metal.
A minimum of 4 years experience with 3D CAD modeling and drafting using Solidworks or similar software. Knowledge of complex Surface Modeling a plus.
Some experience using Solidworks/Cosmosworks FEA or related software.
Knowledge of small engine design and application.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:59 AM
Company Description:
We provide opportunities from employers across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.
Job Description:
Vice President of Manufacturing
Local candidates preferred. Relocation will not be paid.
We work across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent.
Overview:
Senior Manufacturing Manager with 15 or more years of experience.
Responsibilities / Experience include:
- Establish and maintain production procedures to maintain high standard of manufacturing operations, product quality, reliability, and safety.
- Maintain a safe and organized work environment.
- Plan, analyze, prioritize, coordinate, and facilitate all lean efforts within Operations.
- Lead efficiency improvement within the manufacturing processes.
- Monitor and communicate to the Manufacturing Team all department metrics including on:time performance; fulfillment rate; safety; productivity and customer returns.
- Responsible for assisting in the raw materials inventory accuracy.
- Work with Engineering, Sales and Marketing, Quality, Material Control and Production Control departments to ensure coordination of manufacturing activities.
- Evaluate and adjust available production capacity and planned requirements.
- Plan future manufacturing programs to obtain maximum value from production resources such as equipment, machines and testing as well as personnel.
Background: 15 + years management experience
Education: 4 year, preferred
Location: East Central Kansas
Relocation: No relocation available
Excellent communication skills
Ability to manage multiple tasks or assignments
Familiar with safety regulations and policy development

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 5:59 AM
Company Description:
Our Mission:
Our mission is to increasingly create and develop more entrepreneurial opportunities than any other company in the Midwest. Our management training program allows individuals from all backgrounds, experiences, and demographics to come together to strive toward one common goal. We provide a structured, effective method, through which ambitious, like:minded professionals can succeed both professionally and personally while having fun. We pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence, our people, our clients, and our customers.
Job Description:
S and A Communications, Inc. is dedicated to developing solutions that make it easy for customers to buy our clients' services. As an important part of the sales and business development team, Entry Level Manager Trainees are responsible for initiating and developing strong relationships with consumers. The ideal undergraduate will have the aptitude to develop relationships across functional areas such as procurement, system production, maintenance, and supply chain and has a proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales goals.
This is an entry level position with the opportunity to advance into management.
Below are responsibilities that you will develop in this role:
Learn to develop a territory customer acquisition and account management plan
Meet or exceed targets for customer acquisition
Learn to initiate prospecting and lead generation activities
Educating and networking with key prospect and customer contacts
Ability to converse with customers
Drive and accelerate business development
Drive customer satisfaction
Work closely with marketing, brand management, business development, customer service and other key internal stakeholders
Basic Qualifications
Work, internship or other leadership experience in a professional comparable environment
Currently enrolled in a bachelor's degree program with a completed degree by May 2015 or graduated within the last 12 months
Preferred Qualifications:
Business, Marketing or Sales focused degree and/or coursework
Internship/work experience in the sales field
Excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to influence others internally and external
An ability to analyze quantitatively and problem:solve
Demonstrated ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment
Active listener and effective communicator
Ability to prioritize and demonstrate relentless discipline in achieving goals
Strong ownership, bias for action and willingness to role:up your sleeves
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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:38 AM
Company Description:
We provide opportunities from employers across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.
Job Description:
Director of Quality Assurance
Description: Quality Assurance Director
Quality Assurance Director Job Purpose: Assures quality products and processes by establishing and enforcing quality standards; testing materials and product.
Quality Assurance Director Job Duties:
Senior:level QA Director or VP to establish quality and reliability standards by studying product and consumer requirements with other members of management and with production operators, technicians, and engineers.
Establishes raw material standards by studying manufacturing and engineering requirements; conferring and negotiating with suppliers; devising testing methods and procedures. Establishes in:process product inspection standards by studying manufacturing methods; devising testing methods and procedures; standards for the disposition of finished product by devising evaluation tests, methods, and procedures; rework standards by devising inspection and physical testing methods and procedures; product quality documentation system by writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
Maintain product quality by enforcing quality assurance policies and procedures and government requirements; collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs and manufacturing and training methods.
Prepare product and process quality reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
Completes quality assurance operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
Maintains quality assurance staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; quality assurance staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; and professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Achieves financial objectives by preparing the quality assurance budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Qualifications
Experience with information analysis.
Experience with the creating and analyzing reports.
Experience with process improvement and the development of process improvement procedures.
Experience with the development of product standards.
Experience managing processes.
Superior problem solving skills.
A 4 year degree or the equivalent in experience.
A minimum of 12 years of experience and the ability to demonstrate positions of increasing responsibility.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:35 AM
Company Description:
ExcelManagement
Job Description:
Event Coordinators and Event Managers : PR Dept Hiring
We are a hiring within multiple locations in the Mid West. With Our current focus on hiring in our Kansas City.
Looking to fill Full Time Positions and Internships
All Positions are demanding and fast:paced
All new applicants must have certain abilities:
Time Management (work smarter, not harder)
Communication (Written and Verbal)
Build Rapport and Energy with Clients and Consumers
General Positive Attitude and Image
We are a leading Event / Promotions and Planning firm in the Kansas City area because UNLIKE traditional indirect marketing, we create interactive brand experiences for our clients save our clients that consistently deliver results. Our goal for our PR campaigns is to spread awareness for products, services, promotions, causes, organizations, and bring them to the forefront of their respective
We are paid to create a "BUZZ for our clients in exposure, production, and opinion.
Apply Today
For immediate consideration for this marketing assistant position please submit resumes online.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Monday, April 20, 2015 8:14 PM
Company Description:
We provide opportunities from employers across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.
Job Description:
Vice President of Administration
Preference given to local area (or commutable candidates). No relocation available.
Profile: Senior:level administrative management professional. Experience in directing the day to day business operations / administrative management for the organization, with the following type of experience.
Experience:
Previous experience as a Vice President of Administration, Chief Administrative Officer, or similar position.
In charge of the quality assurance of administrative functions.
Works with the COO in the pursuit of excellence for the organization.
Coordinates with all departments to establish and achieve performance standards for all administrative teams.
Partial P and L accountability, including departmental budgets, future planning, and oversight.
Partners with HR in the hiring, training and development of administrative personnel.
Assists with contract review, correctness, and quality control of contracts.
Oversight of large staff, including managers, supervisors, and full time/part time employees.
Responsible for the development and oversight of departmental budgets.
Expense controls.
Vendor relations.
Qualifications:
Minimum of fifteen (15) years of related experience.
Seven (7) years management/supervisory experience.
Excellent self:discipline and patience.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
We provide opportunities from employers across most major industries, and a large cross section of managerial and executive level functions to find and place superior talent. We specialize in the areas of operations management, engineering, information technology management, executive sales management, project management, and supply chain management. We work with employers and candidates to better understand their goals and deliver upon the employers requirements.
The position overview above may have been abbreviated for this posting and may not contain all of the criteria necessary to be considered for this position.

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Monday, April 20, 2015 3:54 PM
A great opportunity.
Are you an exceptional salon manager with a winning attitude and technical skills who can lead and inspire a team of hair stylists to reach big goals? Think you have what it takes to join North America's largest haircare brand? Apply today and find out We may not have an open position for a manager at each of our salons currently, but we are always looking for our next shining star We will contact you if there is a manager job available that is in line with your current career goals and location.
We are looking for great salon managers.
Our managers are...
: Great communicators
: Team motivators
: Top notch hair stylists with advanced skills
: Flexible and organized
: Driven by goals
: Licensed to cut hair
: The best in the industry
Success to us is seeing you succeed.
Join a company with lots to offer.
: Make money right away with a guaranteed base wage
: Opportunities for incentives
: Immediate Clientele
: Career Advancement
: Flexible Schedules
: Ongoing Training
: Advanced Workshops
Teamwork is fun. It hardly feels like work.
Lead a successful team.
: Over 3,000 Managers in North America
: Local ownership
: Supportive and energetic environment
: Focus on building skills and confidence
Great Brand. Great Opportunities.
A brand millions of people love.
: Over 3,300 salons in North America
: Over 1,000,000 customers served each week
: Leader in technology with Online Check:In and ClipNotes
: Involvement in NASCAR, Children's Miracle Network and Cut It Out
: Strong partnerships in the cosmetology industry
Location Information:
Mill Street Station
4021 Mill St
Kansas City, MO, US

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• Location: Kansas City


Posted: Monday, April 20, 2015 12:58 PM
HCA Physician Services implements innovative, value added solutions that help physicians deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare to support HCA's commitment to the care and improvement of human life. We focus on quality, streamlining operations and continuously improving technology as we strive to provide the best possible patient care and serve our community. We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation's leading provider of healthcare services. This strategic leadership position will manage the overall operations of the practice, ensuring a vision and strategy for future growth. This Practice Manager also provides expertise to ensure all patients receive high quality, efficient care. DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: • Directs, supervises and coaches front office and clinical staff daily. • Develops vision for practice and executes plans to achieve vision. • Identifies strategy for growth and executes plans to achieve growth goals. • Managing the flow of the clinic to insure compliance, efficiency and patient satisfaction. • Problem solving and addressing issues raised by physicians, employees, and patients • Marketing the practice in the local community • Responsible for carrying out all established policies. • Full Profit and Loss responsibility of the physician practice, including revenue, expenses and budgeting. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES - This position requires the following minimum requirements: • Knowledge of organization policies, procedures, systems, and objectives. • Knowledge of fiscal management and human resource management techniques. • Knowledge of accounting systems, insurance billing and collecting, and budgets. • Skill in planning, organizing, and supervising. • Skill in exercising initiative, judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making. • Skill in developing and maintaining effective relationships with medical and administrative staff, patients, and the public. • Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally. • Ability to counsel/discipline personnel as requested or as may become necessary. • Ability to delegate authority, responsibility to other staff personnel as deemed necessary to perform their assigned duties. • Ability to handle information in a confidential manner.

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• Location: Kansas City

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