Discount Coordinator Needed!

Janet Scannell, UCAR’s current discount coordinator, is stepping down from this position, and we are in need of a new volunteer.  The ski pass, Costco and Sam's Club memberships, Dew Farms, sporting events, computer, and entertainment discounts are all maintained and coordinated by this position.

The following is a position description. Please contact Kristen Alipit,, if you would like to take this opportunity to offer discounts to your fellow employees.

Basic Function of Job:

This is a volunteer position that serves the entire organization. This individual maintains relationships with external vendors offering discounts to UCAR employees, advertises discounts in the daily classifieds, keeps the discount web site current, and keeps employees informed about current and new discounts through emails.


  • This job can take zero to four hours per week depending on the discounts offered.
  • Room set-up for vendors, and flyers (50%)
  • Post discounts in classifieds, and send discount news to employees (25%)
  • Maintain web site, answer employee questions, and discuss discounts with vendors (20%)
  • Attend monthly Employee Activities Committee (EAC) meetings (5%)

Decision Making & Problem Solving:

  • Types of discounts to be offered
  • Must consult with the UCAR Contracts department before signing, or entering into any long-term agreement


  • Effective listening, verbal, and written communications skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Works independently
  • Organized
  • Ability to make room reservations
  • Ability to write and post classifieds
  • Computer and word processing skills

We would like to thank Janet for her years of service to UCAR by helping offer discounts to all employees.

We hope to continue offering this benefit to everyone. Please consider giving a little of your time.

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Announcement Timing: 
June 19, 2014 to June 30, 2014