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Blood Services: Office Assistant - American Red Cross Volunteer Opportunity

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AMERICAN RED CROSS

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Join the American Red Cross Blood Services Team Today! Apply Now. The Volunteer Application can be started and completed at redcross.org/volunteer. Please see the below information regarding the position. If you are interested or have any questions, please reach out to me directly.

*Key Responsibilities

* Answering/making phone calls

* Filing, copying, collating, and faxing

* Completing mailings

* Data Entry

* Other clerical duties as assigned

*Time Commitment

i.e. Approximate # of hours per week or month

Variable

*Qualifications

Please indicate which qualifications are required vs preferred

* Willingness to support Red Cross mission

* Minimum age of 18 years

* Good communication skills

* Ability to be neat, detailed, and thorough

* Clerical and computer skills required (Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point)

* Willingness to learn Red Cross-specific applications

*Training Requirements

Please provide training requirements for position and make note if each training is a pre-requisite, or part of onboarding for the position

* Orientation to the American Red Cross

* On-the-job training

*Length of Appointment

i.e. 1 year commitment; renewable

*Development Opportunities

* Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to your community

* Develop and validate clerical skills that can last a lifetime

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About AMERICAN RED CROSS

Location:

2825 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.​

Description

The American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so that...

...all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope;

...our communities are ready and prepared for disasters;

...everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products;

...all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and

...in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.

Community
Emergency & Safety
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2825 Emerywood ParkwayRichmond, VA 23294

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • • Orientation to the American Red Cross • On-the-job training
  • Located in the Greater Richmond, Virginia area. This position will be virtual for the short time; however, the expectation is when office reopens the volunteer will work in the office when available.

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