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Our Chapter Exists Because of Our Volunteers

Your APICS Northern Colorado chapter has some great opportunities for you to volunteer to help with our professional development meetings, seminars, classes, or other chapter activities. We know the value of networking. This is an excellent way to expand your career network. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities.

Come to an event and meet us. Talk to one of our current volunteers to see how you might be involved. This is a chance to improve your professional skills, gain leadership experience, take advantage of attending our educational or certification programs free or discounted to beef up your resume and skills, help your company become more competitive or expand your network and make new friends of like minds.

Contact us to see how you can make a difference. Send an email to admin@apicsnoco.org with your contact information and someone will explain how easy it can be.

Meet Us at Our Next Networking Event

Current Needs

Networking Events Volunteers

Once a month, our events committee could use a variety of volunteers to:

  • Lend a hand at the event to greet folks at the door.
  • Help coordinate the event beforehand.
  • Follow up with guests after the event via email.

Interested? Contact Kelly, Events Manager: Kelly.meyer@swktech.com 

Value Stream Manager – CSCP, Certified Supply Chain Professional

Seeking a Value Stream Manager for APICS NoCo, a premier provider of Operations and Supply Chain Management education and certification focusing on Northern Colorado, Front Range Metro, Southern Wyoming and Southwestern Nebraska.

APICS NoCo is a not-for profit organization incorporated in Colorado and affiliated with APICS managed locally by a Board of Directors, thought leaders, volunteers and paid staff for communication, administration and instructors.  Our Value Stream Managers are the core of our sales and marketing effort for education and certification products.  VSMs support and manage the instructors as partners.  A training period will be applied for the selected individual as you are paired with other VSMs for first 90 days.  The selection process will include interviews with current members of the VSM team.  This is a great position for a Paid Part Time activity for a person experienced in APICS, professional certification and supply chain and buiiness background.

Reports to COO and Board of Directors

Must have or be actively pursuing operations and/or supply chain certification.


Have a plan and manage value stream to meet or exceed profitability target and minimum level of participants. (Reference price and cost spreadsheet.)  P&L responsibility to meet quarterly and annual goals.

Support and participate in quarterly VSM meeting and S&OP for assigned value stream: plan, performance, pipeline, etc.

Assist other VSMs and promote all NOCO activities: networking, sales meetings, etc.

Maintain 6 to 12 month education schedule for assigned value stream on website.

Design and maintain marketing collateral: website page, “NoCo Intro” power point, brochure(s), postcard, etc.

Develop 1 success story and 3 testimonials per year, 1 item per quarter.

Maintain base of qualified instructors and conduct quarterly discussions.

Develop 1 article and 7 NOCO LinkedIn Group postings per year, 2 items per quarter.  Sharing others postings on a regular basis to build traffic.

Activities will include:

Supporting all marketing, sales, planning, coordination and promotion, networking, corporate presentations and recognition activities.  This work will require small amount of time during the work day for phone calls, email and working lunches with team meetings quarterly in person.

Time Requirement:

5-8 hours per week, approximately 25 - 35 hours per month, with quarterly reporting/planning meeting participation required.


10% of education event revenue allocated to a pool to be shared by the team of value stream managers based on VSM scorecard each fiscal quarter.

Earnings to be based upon meeting responsibilities and expectations to be paid quarterly.

Participate in all the rewards, perks and discounts available to APICS NoCo Board of Director members for min of 1 year commitment.

Contact COO at VSM.cpim@apicsnoco.org