Volunteer Specialist

August 9, 2017

Company Name:
American Red Cross

Title of Position:
Volunteer Specialist

Description:
Seeking Volunteer Services Specialist American Red Cross Location – St. Joseph, Missouri The Volunteer Services Specialist will assist with supporting and coordinating the outreach and recruitment of volunteers within specific geographies. The Volunteer Services Specialist will assist regional/chapter leaders in scheduling volunteer meetings, orientation and recognition events as well as aid in advancing assigned program and services to meet Chapter’s goals and objectives. The Volunteer Services Specialist will represent the Red Cross within the assigned jurisdiction for the purpose of volunteer engagement. Some Responsibilities: • Outreach & Recruitment: Support outreach and recruitment of volunteers per identified needs of Volunteer Assessment • Scheduling & Coordination: Scheduling and coordination of in-person orientation/placement of volunteers by volunteer team, volunteer meetings, and volunteer recognition events as planned and executed by volunteers • Program Services: Assist in programs and services to meet goals and objectives set by the Chapter Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience: Minimum of 3 to 5 years in implementing and advancing social service programs required and 6 months – 1 year supervisory experience preferred with paid or volunteer staff. Skills and Abilities: Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals. Demonstrated analytical and decision-making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements. Other: Intermediate proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. If this sounds like the kind of opportunity that you’ve been waiting for, please visit our website at: https://americanredcross.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/American_Red_Cross_Careers/job/St-Joseph-MO/Sr-Volunteer-Services-Specialist_RC11032 The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Link to Application:
https://americanredcross.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/American_Red_Cross_Careers/job/St-Joseph-MO/Sr-Volunteer-Services-Specialist_RC11032

Name of Contact:
Vanessa Goldsberry

Email Address of Contact:
vanessa.goldsberry@redcross.org