Bilingual Intake Specialist: Use your language skills to help others reach financial stability


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Cause Areas

When

Thu Jan 19, 2017 - Sat Apr 15, 2017

Where

2610 University Ave WSaint Paul, MN 55114


About

Prepare + Prosper (P+P) has been bringing FREE tax assistance and financial education to low- and moderate-income Minnesotans for over 44 years. No previous tax experience is necessary for this role!

Join us as an Interpreter Tax Site Specialist!

Role and responsibilities:

  • Interpret important tax process information from English to another language of fluency
  • Initiate the sign-in process, ensuring customers meet the basic eligibility requirements for services
  • Answer customer questions and act as a navigator through the multi-step process
  • Assist in the overall operation and flow of the process

Skills required:

  • Bilingual in one of the following languages: Spanish, Somali, Hmong, Oromo, Amharic, Karen
  • Passion for connecting with people
  • No previous tax experience is necessary

You see the impact of your volunteering immediately and have the opportunity to make lasting relationships with community members.

Interested? Sign up for an orientation here: http://prepareandprosper.org/volunteer/how-to-apply OR email volunteer@prepareandprosper.org

Skills

  • Financial Literacy
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Professional Development
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach
  • Office Reception

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One 4-hour shift per week from January 21-April 15
  • Orientation and Training required for new volunteers before the start of 2017 tax season

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