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Shelters & Owner Surrender Relations Team Lead

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ORGANIZATION: Angels Among Us Pet Rescue

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Shelters & Owner Surrender Relations Team Lead

Team Description: The Shelters & Owner Surrender Relations Team is responsible for building relationships with area shelters and other organizations in an effort to both save lives and increase the number of adoptable dogs brought into AAUPR. The team will also work with online platforms such as Craigslist, Nextdoor, Shelter pages, etc. to find dogs in need that are a match for our foster base and adoption applicants. All dogs will be sent to the Approvals Team for a decision on intake.

Position Title : Shelter & Surrender Liaisons Team Lead

Position Description : The lead is responsible for training and managing the volunteers who go into shelters to meet dogs. The lead and team volunteers will build relationships so that dogs are generated that are a good fit for AAUPR. The lead and volunteers will also use online platforms. In conjunction with the team admin, the lead will ensure metrics are met that allow AAUPR to be sustainable while increasing the number of dogs saved and adopted. The lead will also work with the Volunteer Team to add more team members as needed for complete coverage.

Qualifications for Position : Must be familiar with AAUPR policy and procedure and have a good understanding of dog behavior and basic medical issues. Management experience preferred with the ability to motivate volunteers while keeping them on track. Experience training people. Must have phone and internet access. Need to be computer-savvy. Must be able to access and use Facebook, Internet for Cloud based database (iShelters), Gmail and Google sheets and documents. Must be organized and dependable. Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken. Must be good at handling emails and, able to work with a sense of urgency and remain calm and cool. Approximately 75% email and 25% phone calls. The team lead doesn't necessarily have to go to all shelters but will manage the volunteers who do. Ideally the lead would go to some shelters as well as contact the shelters to build on and check on relationship status.

Availability needed : More time will be needed up front to help build the team but once things are in place, time needed should decrease and become more oversight.

iShelters access? :Yes AAU Email Account?: Yes

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About Angels Among Us Pet Rescue

Location:

PO Box 821, Alpharetta, GA 30009, US

Mission Statement

Mission The mission of Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is rescue one until there are none. Vision The vision of Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is to end animal suffering and to create a world in which there are no longer unwanted pets.

Description

About Us: Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity dedicated to saving dogs and cats from high-kill shelters in north Georgia. We operate through a network of volunteers and foster homes in the metro Atlanta area. Our efforts are funded by tax-deductible contributions from compassionate people and organizations who care and want to help make a difference... one pet at a time.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Community
Animals, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2400 Abbey CourtAlpharetta, GA 30004

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Program Management
  • Animal Care / Handling

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • More time will be needed up front to help build the team but once things are in place, time needed should decrease and become more oversight.

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