Director of Community Outreach - Refugees Welcome!

Qualifications:

  • Experience with community outreach, engagement, and/or organizing; 

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;

  • Ability to effectively communicate with people in a variety of roles (community members, students, volunteers, nonprofit directors, government representatives, etc.);

  • Availability and willingness to visit community organizations (availability during business hours highly preferred);

  • Any combination of formal training/education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform position duties;

  • A basic understanding of migration issues and some level of knowledge of the political landscape within Boston;

  • Collaborative working style and interpersonal communication skills;

  • Self-motivation and accountability.

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop plans for outreach to our network members and other service providing organizations;

  • Visit organizations in person and learn about their work and challenges;

  • Call organizations for outreach purposes;

  • Assist with planning events to meet organizations’ needs and promoting events with organizations (in collaboration with other team members);

  • Attend monthly Leadership Team meetings at our office on the UMass Boston campus;

  • Mentor and supervise an intern (typically begins after the first semester).

Organization
Refugees Welcome!
Type
Volunteer
Job Posting Expires On
06/30/2020