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Volunteer Connections Administrator

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The American Red Cross Greater Pennsylvania

Volunteer Connection Administrator

Purpose: Oversee the utilization and access of Volunteer Connection, the official American Red Cross volunteer management
system.

Reports To: EMP: SAF: Regional Manager
Responsibilities: Serve as departmental champion of Volunteer Connection

  • Provide expert support and guidance to department in the proper and maximized utilization of Volunteer Connection
  • Establish an ongoing Volunteer Connection training calendar
  • Conduct Volunteer Connection training, using official American Red Cross training materials for volunteers and volunteers supervisors
  • Serve as a department Volunteer Connection expert

Time Commitment: Approximately 4 hours per week, working remotely and on-site

Qualifications:

  • Enthusiastic about Red Cross mission and programs
  • Proven leadership in nonprofit or for-profit organizations
  • Cultural sensitivity to diverse audiences
  • Knowledge and understanding of Red Cross services and operations and opportunities for volunteer service
  • Work well both individually and with others
  • Relevant complementary management and/or technical skills/operational experience
  • Relationship building skills working collaboratively with staff/volunteer partners as well as board members and senior management
  • Understand the value of volunteers and provide leadership and support to ensure volunteers are productive and have a mutually rewarding experience

Relationships: Red Cross Employees, volunteers, and the public

Length of Apptmt:

  • One year appointment, renewable annually based on satisfactory performance of position.
  • Development Opp: Community advocacy and leadership
  • Relationship building
  • Enhance leadership and communication skills
  • Interact with and meet a variety of people
  • Team builing with the Red Cross, volunteers and community partners

Training: Orientation to the American Red Cross
On the job training on Volunteer Connection

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About The American Red Cross Greater Pennsylvania

Location:

2201 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15222, 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.‚Äč

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
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4961 Pittsburgh AvenueErie, PA 16509

(42.07405,-80.11028)
 

SKILLS

  • Management
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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