Oakland Makers is seeking a Start-Up Consultant!
The City of Oakland, Department of Economic & Workforce Development invites the submission of qualifications for an organizational management and support consultant for Oakland Makers (OM) for the period March 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014. Oakland Makers, co-founded by city staff and the local Maker community, is a newly-formed, member-based nonprofit enterprise. Oakland Makers requires early-stage leadership in order to work with founding members (Core Group) and city staff to a) stabilize and grow the organization, b) create a fundraising strategy and c) create an Action Plan and facilitate activities for the coming calendar year.
This will be a Professional Services Contract in an amount not to exceed $20,000 starting approximately April 15, 2014 through the remainder of the calendar year 2014 for
- organizational development
- fundraising strategy
- creation of a strategic Action Plan
- meeting facilitation and convening
and other tasks as identified in the attached RFQ.