Non-Tech, Development

Full Time

Birmingham, AL



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The Coordinator, Economic Development reports to the VP, Economic Development and Social Impact and facilitates internal and external meetings, develops systems to create efficiencies within team to improve internal infrastructure, prepares internal and external communications and serves as a liaison with team members and external partners. 

In this role, you will ensure meetings and programs run efficiently, operate as a key member of the Economic Development team and support our team in executing on both corporate philanthropic and  economic development initiatives to ensure program strength, continuity and execution. As an entrepreneurial teammate, you will seek out places to improve and strengthen our team’s processes, projects and our volunteerism strategy. Responsibilities include but are not limited to communicating with partners, coordinating the economic development projects alongside the VP to ensure proper handoff of projects within Shipt and external partners, supporting our internal volunteer system, and assisting with related efforts or projects as assigned. 


  • Provide logistical support to VP and broader team

  • Serve as our team’s logistics and operational guru

  • Connect the dots and keep the internal engine of our team running

  • Support our internal volunteer coordination of our employee resource groups, and shopper experience teams

  • Coordinate and attend internal and external meetings 

  • Prepare presentations and reports, as needed

  • Act as an internal and external liaison with constituents 

  • Partner with team to draft external communications regarding our corporate philanthropy and initiatives 

  • Ensure expenses and grants are approved on the agreed upon timeline

  • Manage team event calendar


  • Excellent organization and project management skills with keen attention to detail

  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively both orally and in writing to cross functional team, and community partners

  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate sound judgment

  • Collaborative team player with the ability to multitask with a disciplined attention to detail

  • Demonstrated ability to move people to action with precision, clarity, and joy

  • Interest in equitable economic development, economic mobility, and philanthropy

  • Demonstrated desire in supporting others and strengthening systems

  • Strong business acumen and ability to utilize databases to gather, analyze and synthesize data

  • Experience planning and managing projects with a community focus; economic development experience a plus

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 3+ years administrative support and/or other related experiences supporting teams

  • Excellent listening, oral, verbal, and written communication skills required.

  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment

  • Must have intermediate or higher mastery of the Microsoft Office suite of products– Experience with standard report generation, pivot tables and advanced formulas

  • Attention to detail skills and the ability to multitask

  • Strong organizational, problem solving and time management skills

  • Experience working with and/or working knowledge of a CRM system, a plus.


At Shipt, we are transforming the shopping experience and giving time back to consumers. Shipt Shoppers handpick everything from fresh groceries to household essentials, then deliver them to your door in as little as one hour.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.