Volunteer Coordinator

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
Job Location: 
Pontiac
Employer Name: 
Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County
Contact Name: 
Bridget Ferrigan

Roles & Responsibilities:
• Continue to improve and implement a recruitment strategy to gain volunteers for the Affiliate.
• As needed, perform on-site coordination and support during volunteer days (e.g. greeting the volunteers in the morning and at lunch).
• Review schedule, ensuring volunteer coverage needs are met and communicate to affiliate team.
• Communicate with volunteers on a regular basis through email, phone, and face-to-face.
• Promote Habitat at volunteer fairs, tradeshows, and through speaking engagements.
• Promote ongoing partnerships between the Habitat affiliate and community businesses, faith-based organizations and community partners.
• Organizes and Inputs Volunteer Data into our data management system.
• Other duties, as assigned.
• Creates recognition measures for volunteers.
• Warehouse management to include managing volunteer materials, and site host room.
• Aid in enhancing the volunteer experience.
Requirements:
• Proficient computer skills (Microsoft Office).
• Familiar with using various social media platforms
• Outgoing and friendly demeanor.
• Written and verbal communication skills necessary.
• Ability to work with others in a team environment.
• Demonstrate excellent organizational skills, along with strong attention to detail.
• Ability to comply with all company policies, practices and standards of performance.
• Ability to connect with individuals of all income brackets, ages and professional levels.
• Must be able to work on certain Saturdays during our build seasons, nights when there are special events, and some early mornings, as scheduled.
• Must be able to adapt to change and work in a fast paced environment.
Must have own transportation to travel to the different sites.

Please Send Cover Letter & Resume via Fax or E-mail to:
(517) 485-1509 or bferrigan@habitatmichigan.org
Subject Line:
Attention: AmeriCorps Application for Volunteer Coordinator - Oakland