General Resource Specialist


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Resources are awesome!

About

Children of the Nations is seeking people who will devote their time to becoming Resource Specialists. A Volunteer Resource Specialist is a person who specializes in creatively sourcing for a specific category of country-requested items. This person will use their experience and knowledge in certain areas -- e.g. medical, education, hospitality, spiritual, etc. -- to find donations or the best deals on needed items requested by our countries, as well as to build business partnerships. There are different focus areas within sourcing. This position is for someone who is willing to have a general focus and source for a variety of needs.


Training will be provided and specialists will be sent monthly ministry updates from Resource Development, as well as given editorial resources to be used for applying for donations or partnerships.


NOTE: This position is flexible in regards to whether a person serves on-site at the nearest COTN office or off-site.

Responsibilities:

  • Regular online sourcing for needs on the over-all needs list

  • Search for opportunities to contact businesses online and in person to donate strategic resource supply needs

  • Other tasks as assigned

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Basic computer skills

  • Web-search capabilities

  • Passion for equipping children with needed supplies

  • Detail-oriented

  • Able to work individually and in a team

  • Self-motivated

  • Professional

  • Personable

  • Reliable

  • Organized

Skills

  • Customer Service
  • Resource Development / Management
  • Donor Management
  • Customer Acquisition
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
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