Volunteer opportunity posted by: Asante Africa Foundation
Posted on: January 4, 2013
Asante Africa Foundation is fun, hip, happening and up and coming Non Profit who is Educating Children and Transforming Lives for youth in East Africa. www.asanteafrica.org ----- We are a small grassroots non-profit seeking a outgoing personality who enjoys getting to know people and help teams succeed.
Leave your imprint on the world, globally and locally while you make a difference in someone's life. As Asante Africa Foundation's Volunteer Coordinator you can change the world around you. Individuals who volunteer want to share their talents and time and we need a person who enjoys spending time with people finding out what they enjoy doing and helping the organization get needs filled. ( We think of it like being a match maker).
The purpose of this position is to provide staff for projects, (short term, longer term, one day or ongoing), maintain contact with volunteers and keep volunteers engaged whenever possible. As volunteer coordinator you will be responsible for updating and maintaining volunteer database and collecting relevant information to will assist you in assigning appropriate volunteers to specific projects. This Volunteer Coordinator must possess and demonstrate excellence in the following areas: verbal and written communication, computer skills, problem solving and conflict resolution, leadership, public speaking, and commitment to team work and the volunteer who is giving of their time and talents. ( The person who was doing this role is very willing to stay engaged as an assistant but cannot dedicate the time that he was previously able.)
As Volunteer Coordinator you will be responsible for:
To be successful as a member of the Asante Africa Foundation team, you will also:
This is an unpaid, on going volunteer position. The position is part-time with an expectation of appox 10 hours of work per week but acknowledging that there are peaks and valleys of time based on special projects.
How to apply :
Send your CV/Resume to Erna Grasz and please put "Volunteer Coordinator" in the subject line - firstname.lastname@example.org
our website also has more information to help you http://www.asanteafrica.org/getinvolved/volunteerOp.php#twoDetails.