Volunteer Program Assistant: SCRAP

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position summary:

JOB SUMMARY: Assist the Volunteer Program Manager with administrative duties and volunteer recruitment.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain some valuable experience in Volunteer Program Management. Ideal for someone interested in gaining skills to pursue employment in the Volunteer Management field.

Salary / Pay Rate:none
Required Skills and Abilities:ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Volunteer Program Assistant position would support our Volunteer Program Manager in volunteer recruitment, placement, training, and administrative duties. Other tasks will include the following: • Create and update volunteer files; • Log volunteer hours; • Assist with new volunteer interviews; • Contact reference checks for volunteers; • Assist with monthly volunteer orientation sessions; • Assist with community outreach events to recruit new volunteers; • Data entry, website maintenance & other administrative tasks. The idea candidate would be willing to commit to 8-10 hours per week, Tuesday through Friday, between the hours of 10 AM to 6 PM.
Qualifications:SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS: • Strong interest in developing a career in Volunteer Management • Previous administrative experience • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral. • Computer proficiency (PC) with Microsoft Windows programs required. • Must be detail oriented, flexible and able to work independently with minimal supervision • Have a friendly, positive attitude.
Education Required:College degree
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer
website link:www.scrapaction.org