Volunteer Coordinator


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

This is a volunteer position. We are an all volunteer organization - there are no paid salaries or consultant fees.

Function

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for recruiting, assessing, organizing, and motivating volunteers.

Responsibilities
  • Define volunteer needs and develop volunteer opportunity descriptions
  • Develop, organize and maintain volunteer recruitment strategies (schools, online marketing, other means)
  • Respond to volunteer inquiries in a timely and individualized manner
  • Schedule orientation dates
  • Contact potential volunteers by responding to emails and phones calls from individuals interested in volunteering with Alley Cats and Angels
  • Interview prospective volunteers to see what they are interested in doing (adoption counseling, adoption center cleaner, fundraising, TNR help, etc.) and help to match their interests with available opportunities
  • Maintain a database of all volunteers
  • Organize volunteer events and opportunities
  • Assess and improve volunteer program and processes
  • Develop and implement (with board approval) volunteer appreciation and retention strategies and activities
  • Inform volunteers consistently about upcoming events where volunteer participation will be needed throughout the year
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise in a calm professional manner

Qualifications / Requirements
  • Excellent volunteer management, administration, communication and negotiation skills, and a passion for volunteering.
  • Knowledgeable about Alley Cats and Angels’ mission and various programs (detailed information on our mission and various programs will be provided)
  • Creative in maintaining morale and motivation of volunteers

Benefits
  • Flexible hours
  • Volunteer Coordinator experience to add to your resume

Training
  • Training will be provided

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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