Stage posté par L.A. Works
Publié le : 13 févr. 2013
About L.A. Works: L.A. Works is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area. We strive to empower Angelenos to address pressing social issues through volunteerism & community collaborations. Learn more at www.laworks.com.
Position Description: This position will entail providing the nonprofit sector with the volunteer support and resources it needs to continue providing programs for the disenfranchised communities of LA. The Coordinator will work on securing new partnerships with nonprofits, creating and launching volunteer projects, developing procedures and protocols for high quality partnerships and designing marketing materials. They will work closely with a variety of nonprofits in identifying needs, building a volunteer project out of those needs from the ground up and ensuring the project continues to exemplify L.A. Works standards. We're a fast-paced, energetic office open to new ideas to expand our program. If you love community service and engaging with people this opportunity could be for you! We look for experiences and interests that will be a great fit for both organization and intern.
Responsibilities: Outreach to nonprofits, attending site visit meetings, fostering relationships, conducting assessments, developing creative volunteer projects, evaluating effectiveness, developing partnership packets including marketing materials and testimonials, streamlining procedures and putting in place a foundation for partnership growth, and representing L.A. Works in the field.
Requirements: Passion for community service. Great in a spokesperson role. Relationship builder. Excellent research skills. Knack for methodology and standardization. Great phone & email etiquette. Comfortable with initiative. Ability to multi-task. Good organizational skills & attention to details & deadlines. Enthusiastic & eager to learn. Computer experience in Microsoft Office.
Equipment Requirements: Personal transportation, laptop and cell phone.
Hours: 8-15 hours a week; days and times negotiable.
Compensation: School credit only- Applicants must make their own arrangements with their host institution. Volunteers will benefit from this great learning experience, enhance their resumes, and build their personal and professional skills as they make a difference in the LA nonprofit community.
Location: L.A. Works is in Cypress Park, close to Elysian Park at the NE corner of Dodger Stadium. We are accessible by the gold line. This position will require being out in the field for some of the time.
Duration: Position is open year-round. Internship length is flexible, but with a minimum of 3 months.
Application Deadline:Immediate. But applications are accepted on a rolling basis.**
Application Procedure: E-mail a resume, writing sample, and cover letter outlining your interest, skills, availability and desired start/end dates toBecca Bloom, Director of Programs email@example.com.