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Program Associate Position

CASH Oregon

Program  Associate Position

CASH Oregon (Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope) is an up and coming nonprofit committed to the economic development of low-income people.  www.cashoregon.org

CASH Oregon works in collaboration with AARP Tax-Aide and the IRS to provide free tax preparation services.  CASH Oregon’s Lloyd Center site completed 2400 tax returns for low income people.  Each filer received an average refund of $1,200.  In Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington Counties, we served 15,600 taxpayers bringing $19 million in federal tax refunds to working Oregonians and into the local economy.



  • Instruct tax classes for volunteers
  • Set training schedule and obtain classroom space in cooperation with AARP Tax-Aide
  • Attend orientations, register volunteers for training
  • Disseminate confirmations, reminders and class rosters to appropriate parties
  • Coordinate training study lab for volunteers to work on tax problems with assistance

Community Outreach

  • Coordinate outreach efforts
  • Compose outreach materials, coordinate dispersal
  • Train and manage outreach volunteers and speaking events
  • Communicate services to non-profit community

Local tax site support

  • Recruit and coordinate work of temporary workers for tax season: Site/Shift Coordinator, Translator,  Client Facilitator
  • Assist with computer setup and site preparation
  • Work with Local Coordinator(s) to order materials and software
  • Train and manage the work of Client Facilitators and Translators
  • Act as tax site Local Coordinator during the off-season
  • Implement  tax-site complementary services such as Oregon Hunger Task Force resource referral, Multnomah County Family Economic Security (FES) Project mobile unit, and ITIN services


  • Experience as a Tax-Aide volunteer or willingness to become an IRS-certified volunteer tax preparer 
  • Experience training on computer based software in a classroom environment
  • Experience working effectively with volunteers
  • Strong computer skills: Microsoft Office Suite, basic troubleshooting for Windows based computers, understanding of database management
  • Experience working effectively with and building consensus amongst diverse groups including: low-income people, government agencies, community groups, other non-profitsand staff
  • Program management experience with the ability to plan and coordinate activities, staff and volunteers
  • Experience multi-tasking and managing many details including hundreds of emails and phone connections to and from volunteers
  • Strong understanding of effective outreach strategies
  • Able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, strong public speaking skills
  • Commitment  to working as a member of a team
  • Adaptable and flexible with high level of professionalism, integrity, and honesty


$30,000 per year with benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer

CASH Oregon is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Please send cover letter and resume as soon as possible, to: [email protected]