Category Archives: management/executive/consulting

7 September, 2011: Metro

Welcome to Metro

As the elected regional government for the Portland metropolitan area, Metro works with communities, businesses and residents to create a vibrant and sustainable region for all.


From Elephant Keeper, Legal Intern, Farm Mentor to Environmental Education … eight current openings.

7 September, 2011: Otak

Lake Oswego-based Otak, an urban design, architecture, planning and engineering firm, is now a one-stop shop for contractors working with the federal government.

Under the contract, Otak can offer services such as site-specific visual mitigation plans, public outreach, site master planning, transportation planning, developing environmental impact statements, GIS mapping and cartography, and data interpretation.


Transportation Team Leader, Roadways – TIS1 Lake Oswego, OR

Project Accountant – Corporate ZCFP Lake Oswego, OR

Group Manager/Senior Project Manager – Bridge – TIS1 Lake Oswego, OR

5 September: IBM Lender Business Processing Center

A friend asked me to look up the current postings for the Beaverton IBM Center.  This link show a lot of current openings … hope it works for you as well!  Hope your Labor Day was the end of a great summer as we prepare to go back to school.  Drive safely, children along residential streets.



10.11.2010: Coaxis

Coaxis has a number of openings currently: .NET Software Developer , Accounting Application Support Specialist , Agile Development Project Coordinator , Construction Software Sales Rep – General Contactors , Human Resources Advisor , Inside Sales Rep , Market Development Manager – Construction Industry Partners , Reports Specialist , Reports Support Specialist  , Sales Lead Nurturing/Lead Development Specialist .

Coaxis is privately held and financially strong with aggressive growth plans. We have an entrepreneurial culture focused on people and work/life balance. Proactive, motivated employees enjoy opportunity for professional growth and development, a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, on-site workout facility and generous paid time off.

A division of Coaxis, Inc., Viewpoint is one of the top 12 hottest companies in Portland to work for according to Portland Monthly.

More information:

08.31.2010: Management Trainee

Kelly Moore: Management Trainee, Portland:

08.02.2010: International Trade Specialist

Powin (USA) Corporation is seeking an International Trade Specialist in Portland, OR.

Job Duties:

  • Collect and analyze data in China to determine shipping/distribution
  • Deal with contractors, manufacturers, and customers
  • Troubleshoot the procedure for the import/export throughout the Pacific Rim
  • Research and examine international existing and potential product and service markets
  • Create statistical documents
  • Prepare reports and graphic illustrations of findings


  • MS in Economics
  • Two years related experience

Send your resume to: Human Resources; Powin (USA) Corporation; 6975 SW Sandburg Road, Suite 326; Portland, Oregon  97223

07.25.2010: “Grocery”

Alberta Cooperative Grocery has been seeking a General Manager.  Applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to:

New Seasons Market: multiple openings:

Whole Foods Market: multiple openings:

Market of Choice: Cook / Baker / Clerk / Meat Cutter:

Bales Marketplace: This market is related to Thriftway:

Supervalu: This market is related to Sav-A-Lot: Assistant Manager (Portland):

06.22.2010: ClearEdge Power

ClearEdge Power is a Hillsboro-based manufacturer that makes fuel cell systems for homes and businesses. The reason for my focus on this company is their recent contract to provide fuel cells to Korea.  I see potential for growth in this company.  They are currently seeking an Electrical Systems Manager.

06.21.2010: Willamette University

Willamette University is actively recruiting qualified applicants. Please direct any questions regarding employment opportunities to  Willamette University is located in Salem, Oregon.  Willamette is the first university in the west.

Faculty Positions:

Graduate School of Education: (5 positions listed) Adjunct Faculty:

Atkinson School of Graduate Management: Faculty position in Accounting, Human Resource Management/Organizational Behavior, and Quantitative Methods:

Administrative/Professional Positions:

Communications Manager/Director: (School of Law):

Coordinator of Disability Services:

Executive Director: (Willamette Academy):

Classified Positions:

Control/Energy Management System Technician – Facilities Management:

Thanks to Tina Alexander (LinkedIn) for making me aware of these openings!

05.21.2010: Coaxis

Product Manager – Accounting – Portland, OR

DESCRIPTION The Accounting Product Manager position plays a leadership role in product and services planning and design and is responsible for ensuring achievement of customer value, market penetration and strategic revenue objectives for Viewpoint product and services. This position is involved with the product throughout all stages of its life cycle (conception, definition, development, release, and post-release activities) and is responsible for providing construction industry, product and product management expertise to the rest of the company. We are seeking a mid- to senior-level candidate with a minimum of five years of experience in a Finance/Accounting role, preferably in the Construction industry. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have their Bachelor’s degree in business, sales or marketing plus a minimum of ten years of experience in a product support, product planning or consulting environment. This position requires both domestic and international travel up to 25%, and candidates must be willing and able to meet the travel requirement. A valid driver’s license and the ability to qualify for a US Passport are required. Additionally, the ability to qualify for a company credit card, or possession of a personal credit card with sufficient limits to charge travel expenses, is required.

DUTIES Product Management: Works closely with the accounting development team to establish and ensure a competitive product/product family. Participation in the decision process for prioritizing product and report development based on a market driven approach and participation in the design cycle for all software enhancements. Resource for the creation of enhancement requirement documents and evaluates for application to all market segments. Works collaboratively with Vice President of Product Development to establish and maintain a competitive 3-Year product roadmap that ensures a customer and market focus and alignment to strategic revenue objectives. Review of all software and report enhancements to verify the change to the software was needed and appropriate. Focuses efforts on specific products or product families across all market segments.