NNW is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and sensitive to the needs of the diverse community we serve.

To apply, please send an email indicating which position you are applying for, including a cover letter and resume to Executive Director Jodi Lippert:

The Program and Exhibit Coordinator 

Works in partnership with the volunteer Program Committee responsible for providing the strategic framework for cultural programming in fulfilling its mission to preserve, communicate and celebrate Nordic culture, heritage and innovation.  This role implements the direction by researching, planning coordinating and evaluating cultural programming such as exhibits, performances, lectures, special activities, film screenings, social gatherings, family programming, dances, lectures, classes and workshops that focus on the cultures of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.  This position is the staff liaison for four volunteer committees, assisting with the organization and implementation of a Program Series. 

Festival and Fundraising Event Coordinator

This position works in partnership with volunteer committees in planning, coordinating and growing Nordic Northwest’s Nordic Celebrations and Fundraising events (ScanFair, Midsummer, Fastelavn and Nordic Nights). This position will start off as part-time and will convert to full time in the near future. 

Nordic Northwest is a 33-year old non-profit organization focused on the five Nordic nations: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.  The mission of Nordic Northwest is to preserve, communicate and celebrate Nordic culture, heritage and innovations.

We are an inclusive community, welcoming to those of Nordic and non-Nordic descent alike and seek to uphold the ideals of the contemporary Nordic countries, including sustainability, egalitarianism and a deep connection to nature. 


Monday - Friday

9:00 AM - 5 PM

Saturday & Sunday

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


at Nordia House

8800 SW Oleson Rd.

Portland, OR 97223



Friday - Sunday

9:00 AM - 3 PM



Thursday - Sunday

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM


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