Volunteer Coordinator

  • Sierra Club
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • Oct 01, 2018
Admin Assistant/Environmental Support Advocacy and Policy Communication - Public Outreach Management

Job Description

Scope: The Volunteer Coordinator works with Chapter leaders and staff to develop and implement programs for volunteer identification and training to support various chapter activities, programs and office functions.

Job Activities:

  1. Works with groups and chapter leaders to develop outreach programs to identify and recruit potential volunteers, match volunteers to their areas of interest, and increase volunteer participation. 
  2. Maintains volunteer database and lists of volunteer openings and refers interested members to appropriate chapter committees and leaders.
  3. Assists with the operations of the chapter office, implementing office procedures and membership services.
  4. Writes newsletters and flyers to keep the Club membership and the general public informed.
  5. Trains, supervises and schedules volunteers on office systems and functions.
  6. Coordinates with coalition partners and outside interest groups to plan volunteer activities supporting the Club’s campaign objectives.
  7. Provides clerical and administrative support to Chapter Chair and Chapter Director.
  8. Performs miscellaneous duties as directed.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.  Demonstrated public speaking ability.
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse group of organizations and volunteers.
  • 1 year general office experience. 

The Sierra Club offers competitive salary package commensurate with skills and experience plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, and vision coverage, and a retirement savings 401(k) plan.

The Sierra Club is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.

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Nonprofit- NGO