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When

Mon Aug 15, 2016 - Thu Dec 15, 2016

Where

337 17th StreetOakland, CA 94612

About

In preparation for our Fall Gala we are looking for an Event Coordinator to assist with event planning and day-of activities like attendee registration and checkout. This is a great opportunity to develop and improve your event planning and management skills while gaining valuable experience in a nonprofit setting. Volunteering with Asante Africa Foundation will provide hands-on experience at an exciting, fast-paced organization making a positive impact in the lives of children in East Africa. The hours are flexible and you can work remotely leading up to the event. Time commitment is approximately 3-5 hours per week and full day during the event in November.

Requirements:

High level of attention to detail
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team

Outstanding time management and organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize and multi-task
Some project management experience is required
Financial management/budgeting experience preferred
Nonprofit event planning experience is a plus
Passionate about Asante Africa Foundation's mission

Benefits:

Directly impact Asante Africa Foundation's efforts to fund education-related projects that enhance knowledge, skills, and opportunities for hundreds of children in East Africa and learn about successful international development programs
Be part of a highly-motivated nonprofit organization run by majority volunteers
Gain insight into the day-to-day operations of a nimble, results-orientated, high-growth nonprofit organization
Build your resume and gain references for future employment opportunities
Opportunity to work from the comfort of your own home or our Oakland office

How to Apply:

Email a cover letter to volunteer@asanteafrica.org outlining why you would be a good fit for Asante Africa Foundation and your resume. Please put "Event Manager Volunteer" in the subject line.

This is un-paid part-time volunteer position with an expectation of 3-5 hours per week.

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)

Good Match For

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Requirements & Commitment

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