Volunteer Coordinator


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1925 W Thome AVEChicago, IL 60660


About

Description:
10-15 hours per week. The Rogers Park Food Co-op is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to Recruit, provide orientation, and assign volunteers, maintain a database of active (and inactive) volunteers, follow-up with newly assigned volunteers, mentor volunteers for currently needed skills, work with committees to provide volunteers as needed. MUST be local and available to attend Bi-weekly meetings on Thursday evenings.

Responsibilities:
Work directly with the Rogers Park Food Co-op Board of Directors, committees and volunteers.
Ensure events are adequately staffed by the appropriate number of volunteers
Organize and maintain a database of volunteers with contact information
Maintain technical database of volunteer activities

Qualifications:
Desire to build relationships, educate, and develop a volunteer community to support the needs of the food co-op
Understanding of the co-op structure, co-op status in the development process and the current needs for volunteers
Ability to engage and motivate different types of people
Great organizational skills
Excellent communication skills
Positive and compassionate attitude
Enjoys working with people

Skills

  • Program Management
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Business Development
  • Group Facilitation
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2-5 hours a week would be ideal

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