Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator

Schedule Type: Full-time, Non-Exempt

Location: Office located in Anaheim, CA. It requires some travel throughout the Greater Los Angeles Area.

The Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for community outreach, volunteer engagement, and event planning.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with Islamic centers, MSAs, youth groups and others to advance CAIR-LA’s work
  • Coordinate a comprehensive mosque outreach plan including seasonal development campaigns such as Ramadan, Friday prayer, and banquet
  • Develop and maintain relationships with mosques to increase and expand outreach efforts
  • Coordinate Volunteer Program and establish CAIR Mosque Coordinator program, including identifying and engaging volunteers, establishing lists of projects and volunteer activities, supervise and/or assign volunteers to staff, provide support and training to volunteers, and maintaining volunteer database
  • Develop partnerships with Muslim organizations, civil rights non-profits, and other organizations to increase outreach
  • Attend relevant organizations’ events usually at night/weekends – activities and meetings as needed (community partners, college campuses, nonprofits, mosques, etc.)
  • Assist in the promotion and delivery of CAIR-LA programs for various departments (legal, development, advocacy, communications, etc.) including banquets, public education programs, interactive workshops, training sessions and forums
  • Help organize events as needed: securing a venue, food, audiovisual, travel arrangements, and other event-related matters
  • Maintain an annual events calendar and events timeline
  • Maintain, replenish and distribute marketing and educational material and provide up-to-date inventory tracking
  • This position will require some night and weekend commitment
  • Other relevant tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills both in person and by phone, with high degree of professionalism
  • Self-directed individual, strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple ongoing initiatives
  • Experience conducting outreach and working with volunteers
  • Familiarity, knowledge and experience working with the American Muslim community
  • Work experience with a non-profit organization or in a related field
  • Willingness and flexibility to change job requirements as the team grows

To Apply: https://cacairla.applicantpro.com/jobs/1263048.html


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