Public Notice: Deschutes County Request for Proposal: Central Oregon Cohesive Strategy Initiative Coordinator.

PUBLIC NOTICE DESCHUTES COUNTY REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Deschutes County is seeking proposals to provide the following service: Central Oregon Cohesive Strategy Initiative Coordinator. SUMMARY This is not an employee position, but is a contractual independent contractor arrangement. The selected contractor must meet the IRS guidelines and qualify under Oregon law as an independent contractor. A one-year contract with Deschutes County and the selected contractor will be signed and may be renewed on an annual basis upon agreement by both parties. Contractor will be designated to the Central Oregon Cohesive Strategy Initiative (COCSI) to perform services as Coordinator. Contractor must provide his/her own transportation as well as proof of general liability and automobile insurance. General liability coverage limits of$1,000,000/$2,000,000 and automobile limits of $500,000. Deschutes County must be designated as an additional insured.The contractor will provide primary program management, coordination for COCSI and will carry out the mission and goals of COCI as stated in the position description. The selected contractor will also maximize COCSI programs by organizing, preparing, collecting and disseminating information, developing community partnerships with businesses, organizations and agencies. The Coordinator will ensure adherence to project schedules and the annual Program of Work, write grants to secure funding and complete required status reports. Expected time commitment is roughly 150 hours per month, but could vary widely from month to month. The COCSI Steering Committee and the Deschutes County Senior Advisor provide overall direction to the Coordinator in alignment with the annual program of work. To view the entire Request For Proposal, please use the following link: https://www.deschutes.org/bcc/page/rfp-central-oregon- cohesive-strategy-initiative-coordinator Written proposals can be submitted to the Deschutes County Senior Advisor at 61150 SE 27th Street, Bend OR 97702. Proposals can also be submitted via email to joe.stutler@deschutes.org. Proposals must be submitted no later than 12:00 pm on April 30, 2018. Proposal should include a proposed hourly rate, along with experience and qualifications and a list of past and current clients. A selection committee (COCSI Steering Committee) will review the proposals and interviews, if appropriate, will be scheduled. For further information contact: Joe Stutler, Deschutes County Senior Advisor (541) 408-6132 joe.stutler@deschutes.org Published April 6, 2018 39865

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Publication: Prineville Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2018/04/06

End Date: 2018/04/06

Owner: Deschutes County

City: BEND

County: Yamhill