Community Relations Specialist - OSD Irvine, CA
OSD is a global, chapter-based, Veteran Service Organization providing relevant, relatable, and sustainable impact to the military community through social, professional, and service-oriented programs.
An OSD chapter provides a foundation in a local community through one or more of OSD’s 3 Pillars: Social Connection, Professional Development, and Servant Leadership. Chapters are made up of groups of active duty members, veterans, family members and civilian supporters devoted to giving back at the community level. Chapter are semi-autonomous all working independently, as well as in conjunction with each other in support of the worldwide OSD mission of supporting veterans. Chapters are self-reliant and come up with interesting and beneficial events that engage their chapter members, local veterans, local civilian supporters, and their local community as a whole. Chapters work closely with local businesses, organizations, and companies to help ensure continued growth and sustainability of OSD. Chapters also create active and engaged communities online through social media. Each chapter is different, made up and directed by individuals, but supported by the resources and leadership of the OSD national office. This ensures that each chapter aligns with 'The OSD Way.’ An OSD chapter is driven to gather and make an impact with events either by veterans, for veterans, or with veterans.
The OSD Community Relations Specialist works closely with the Chapter Leader and other local Chapter Members to build relationships with local businesses, clubs, and organizations. The Community Relations Specialist strives to make OSD a familiar name in the community. The OSD Community Relations Specialist will look for ways for OSD to partner with local businesses, clubs, and organizations to recruit members, generate support, and host events. The Community Relations Leader is active in the community and seeks opportunities for OSD to grow and expand.
If you have a passion for seeing OSD grow and expand, this role is for you. An ideal Community Relations Specialist will excel at networking and building relationships. They will think creatively about partnerships and the advancement of OSD while remaining true to 'The OSD Way.’
Most importantly our Community Relations Specialist will uphold the OSD values including:
- Accountability - We do what we say and do the right thing all the time.
- Action - Our actions are what drive our impact.
- Seeking Knowledge - We are always learning, bettering our community and ourselves.
- Community Focused - We see the need and meet the need.
- Leadership - We build, reinforce and cultivate the veteran support ecosystem.
- Fellowship - We nourish lifetime relationships through fellowship emphasizing fun.
With your help, OSD will touch the hearts and minds of countless veterans, service members, and civilians who will forge lasting friendships for years to come.
We'll work with your schedule.
Irvine Metro AreaIrvine, CA 92614
- People Skills
- Public Speaking
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Community Outreach
- Must be at least 23
- Orientation or Training
- 4-10 hours per week