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Development Office Assistant

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The Salvation Army

  • 5 people are interested

The Development Office Assistant will perform a variety of tasks depending on project deadlines at The Salvation Army Divisional Headquarters. This will include answering phones, sorting files, card writing, and other administrative tasks as assigned by the Development Department Staff. This position helps to extend the resources at The Salvation Army to better assist and direct the needs of our clients.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organize office and assist associates in ways that optimize procedures
  • Perform receptionist duties when needed
  • Assist with mailings and card writing projects
  • Some data entry possible
  • Other duties specifically around coordination of special events, or as assigned

Requirements:

  • Background clearance required
  • Be courteous and personable when dealing with the public
  • Be self-directed, willing to take initiative, and detail-oriented
  • Respect and maintain confidentiality of The Salvation Army volunteers, partners, and donors
  • Familiarity with word programs (Excel, Word, etc..) a plus

Training

  • Attends Safe from Harm Training (provided by The Salvation Army)

Time Commitment

  • Monday- Friday, 4 hours each day.
    • Start time and working days are flexible

COVID-19 Updates:

  • This is an in-person volunteer opportunity
  • Face mask is required
  • Social distance is practiced

To signup go to:

http://bttr.im/mexg3

For more information please contact:

Charity Powell

Divisional Volunteer Coordinator

Charity.Powell@USC.SalvationArmy.org

MidlandVolunteer@USC.SalvationArmy.org

314-646-3085

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About The Salvation Army

Location:

1130 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63139, US

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Description

The Midland Division of The Salvation Army is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. The division encompasses the state of Missouri, with the exception of Kansas City and six surrounding counties, and Southern Illinois.

The Army has a strong presence across the Division, with 29 Corps Community Centers; five social service institutions (with 615 beds) in St. Louis; 12 shelters (with 252 beds) outside of St. Louis; and 148 service units (local volunteer units) that are strategically located across the two states.

The Salvation Army's services literally touch people from the cradle to the grave. For example, in St. Louis, after-school programs and day camps serve dozens of children each day, while Booth Manor provides 73 residential units for low-income senior citizens

The Salvation Army spent more than $36 million on service in the Midland Division last year. It is a cost-efficient organization.In St. Louis, for example, 86 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to local programs and services

Community
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1130 Hampton AvenueSt. Louis, MO 63139

(38.62834,-90.2869)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Management
  • Administrative Support
  • Data Entry

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 4 to 8 hours, as available

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