Monthly Archives: January 2011

Coordinator for Association Management (Temp position that could become apermanent part/full-time)

Virginia Association ofHospitality Sales & Meeting Professionals is a non-profit associationdedicated to serve the hospitality sales and meeting planningprofessionals in Virginia through the promotion of education, interaction andrecognition, with the purpose of ensuring their success and professionalism.
They are seeking a self-motivated,organized, detail oriented team player. Knowledge of the hospitality industry,hotel contracts, and producing meetings/events are a BIG plus but notnecessary.  Temp. Position will begin at $12/hr as an independentcontractor (no benefits) for 2 to 4 weeks (20-25 hrs/wk).  If a good fit,you may be hired part-time (20-25 hrs/wk).  If really successful and ifdesired, this job may become full-time.  Position is on-site only (no workfrom home); hours are flexible anytime between 8 and 3.  Travel up to 5nights a year may be necessary.  College degree preferred, but we willconsider work experience.  Send resume with cover letter explaining whyyou want this job and why you think you are qualified to Resumes will not be considered without cover letter.

Call for Artists: Fool for Art Festival

Unleash your creative spirit and join us for a day of artistic expression as John Tyler Community College opens its Midlothian Campus to the community and celebrates the art of going green on April 9, 2011.
Space will be available for artists and craftspeople to rent during the festival, which will run from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and will be free to the public. All vendor applications will be juried by the College’s staff.
Final application deadline to be included in the printed program is March 1, 2011.
For more information and an application, go to

The Valentine Richmond History Center has recently received funding to host five paid summer interns.

The Valentine Richmond History Center has recently received funding to host five
paid summer interns. Each intern needs to
complete 150 hours with the History Center and will be paid a $500-$750 stipend upon
completion. Students can choose the department in which they would like to work
and intern schedules are flexible and can be arranged between the intern and
internship supervisor.

If you are an interested student and will be in
the Richmond area this summer, you can find information about the internships
and can download the application on our website:

To apply, please need to submit an application, cover
letter, resume, official college transcripts and one letter of recommendation
from a college professor. The deadline is March 1, 2011. Mail applications to the contact and address listed below. 

Megan S. Compton
Assistant Director
of Education

Valentine Richmond History

1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Phone: (804) 649-0711 x317
(804) 643-3510

Interested in PR/marketing? Into history? Check this out -

Tourism Coordinator
Gloucester County, Virginia is seeking a dynamic and self-motivated individual to be responsible for all aspects of local tourism promotions. 
Work includes management of Gloucester County Visitors’ Center, helping  develop tours, coordinating marketing efforts to include creating promotional materials and implementing new & exciting ideas that capture the essence of Gloucester County’s heritage and beauty, rich in early Virginian History.
The successful candidate will be strong in public relations and public speaking with exceptional people skills and the ability to establish effective working relationships with internal and external clients. 
Interested applicants should visit us online at for additional information.  
Patricia Andrews, PHR
Human Resource Specialist
Gloucester County Government
Human Resource Department
Call:   (804)693-5690 

Stage Stores, Inc. (including Peebles) is interviewing on February 17th. Deadline to apply through RamsRecruiting is February 13th at midnight.


All of the active jobs
for this employer are listed below.

 | Location

- South Hill Virginia

- South Hill Virginia

- South Hill Virginia, South Hill Virginia

Trainee Program
- South Hill Virginia

Manager Trainee Program

- South Hill Virginia


Interested  - apply through RamsRecruiting

You can find out more by
logging into your RamsRecruiting account. Make sure that your resume has been
approved before you apply for this position. You can do so by contacting your
Career Consultant or by utilizing our walk-in hours:


Fall walk-in hours are Monday through Thursday from 11 am -2 pm.


Don’t have a
RamsRecruiting account? 

It is easy to get one!
Stop by the Career Center in the University Student Commons (across from the Chick-Fil-A) and
request an account or email us at


Charming Charlie opportunities

So, a recent shoe purchase from Charming Charlie in Regency Mell inspired this posted. Check it out!

Wolf Trap Application Deadline for Summer Internships is March 1

of the Best Places to Intern: 2009”
Bloomberg BusinessWeek

InternApply now for a summer internship at Wolf Trap! Interns become
integral members of the staff working side-by-side with professionals producing,
promoting, and administering all aspects of the performing arts. Summer
internships are paid, full-time positions lasting 12 weeks.
Internships are
available in a variety of departments including:

  • Planning and Initiatives
  • Communications & Marketing
  • Education
  • Development and Special Events
  • Wolf Trap Opera Company
  • and more…

a description of the internships available and learn how to apply


University-wide Career & Internship Fair: Tues., Feb. 1, 2011

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 from 10am-3pm 
Second floor of the Student Commons 
Check-in at the Richmond Salons 
We expect and encourage students to:
*Dress professionally (wear a suit if you’ve got one, business casual is the next best thing). 
*Bring several updated copies of your resume on nice resume paper (available at Wal-Mart, Target, Office Depot, Staples, etc.) with you. 
*See which employers are attending and do your homework on them. 
*Registration is not required, but is encouraged.  To register, visit RamsRecruiting ( and click on “Career Fair” under the Calendars section (on the left).  The last day to register is technically 1/31/11, but this is a limitation of the online system.  You can attend even if you haven’t registered.
Need a resume? 
*Check out our Resume Writing Guidelines first! 
*Get a professional’s opinion on your resume before the Career & Internship Fair at Resume Express