United Way of the Wine Country works to advance the common good along the North Coast of California in Sonoma, Mendocino, Lake, Del Norte and Humboldt Counties. We mobilize the caring power of our communities to address underlying problems, improve lives and build a healthy vibrant community by focusing on issues surrounding education, income and health.
Under the supervision of the Financial Stability Program Officer, the Community Benefit Coordinator will provide administrative and programmatic support in order to grow United Way of the Wine Country’s Earn It! Keep It! $ave It! initiative.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties are representative of the responsibilities of this position. These assignments may change as the needs and priorities of the organization evolve.
The Community Benefit Coordinator (Volunteer Coordinator) will support the growth and development of our EKS Initiative by:
- coordinating outreach for new volunteers
- coordinating contracts with partners, reimbursements, and all required documentation for partner agencies
- updating initiative documents and website pages
- coordinating training logistics
- collecting forms and data from initiative partners to facilitate quality program evaluation
- leading volunteer recruitment, coordination, communication and recognition
- updating volunteer management system as needed
The Community Benefit Coordinator will support administrator of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program in Sonoma, Mendocino, and Lake Counties.
- Passionate about UWWC’s mission
- Possess a Bachelors degree and a minimum of two years of relevant administrative and programmatic experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience
- Mastery of MS Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
- Ability to operate office equipment, including copiers, printers, fax machines and scanners
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Strong organizational skills
- Excellent problem-solving skills, research skills and ability to follow through
- Capable of handling multiple projects with competing priorities
- Ability to meet deadlines while anticipating quickly changing needs
- Attention to detail and accuracy
- Work both independently and as a collaborative team member
- Enjoy face to face interactions with volunteers
- Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality, a professional demeanor, and to represent the organization in a positive manner at all times
- High level of dependability showing up at work on time, following instructions, responding to management direction and soliciting feedback to improve performance
- Must have reliable transportation
- Must have ability to perform work that requires sitting, walking, stooping, bending and lifting up to 25 pounds
- Must be available for occasional evening and weekend hours
UNITED WAY CORE COMPETENCIES FOR ALL STAFF
● Mission-Focused: Catalyze others’ commitment to mission to create real social change that leads to better lives and healthier communities. This drives their performance and professional motivations.
● Relationship-Oriented: Understands that people come before process and is astute in cultivating and managing relationships toward a common goal.
● Collaborator: understands the roles and contributions of all sectors of the community and can mobilize resources (financial and human) through meaningful engagement.
● Results-Driven: Dedicated to shared and measurable goals for the common good; creating, resourcing, scaling, and leveraging strategies and innovations for broad investment and impact.
● Brand Steward: Steward of the brand and understands his/her role in growing and protecting the reputation and results of the greater network.
Please send a letter of interest and current resume to UWWC.HR@unitedwaywinecountry.org. No phone calls please.