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Event Coordinator

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Healing Hands
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New York, NY
New
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Published 3 months ago
Event Coordinator

Created in August 2016, Healing Hands provides comprehensive services to hundreds of survivors of domestic violence and trafficking yearly through a combination of intervention and prevention services. Our vision is that every woman should live free and safe from violence and fear of violence. Our approach is to serve survivors; both directly and working collaboratively with other community organizations located in New York City and Nationwide. Though proud of our work, we know we couldn’t engage in this cause without the help of our community supporters. We are entirely virtual and volunteer-run, with volunteers represented from all over the USA and multiple countries. Together we can help survivors  get back on their feet and change their testimonies. We look forward to hearing from you!

The Event Coordinator oversees all aspects of event planning. From planning and preparation to setting up and running activities on the day of the events.

Responsibilities include:

·       Maintaining a working relationship with community partners

·       Understanding the complex needs of different events and diverse audiences.

·       Planning event aspects, such as scheduling on Facebook, Eventbrite, Instagram

·       Communicating with staff and organizing partners.

·       Create effective advertisements for each event.

·       Anticipating and planning for possible different event scenarios.

Requirements:

·       Must be 21+

·       Must have experience with event planning/event coordinating

  • Passionate about making a difference in the community
  • Expertise in facilitating event planning and organization

Additional Requirements:

·       Previous event planning experience a plus                                 

·       Team Management experience

·       Dependable

·       We seek candidates with:

·       Diverse identities and perspectives. We serve a community diverse in age, country of origin, cultural background, educational background, financial background, language, and race.

Benefits:

·       Gain an understanding of local community needs and how they are being addressed

·       Improving your communication skills

·       Great personal satisfaction, since you have the opportunity to impact survivors’ lives

Created in August 2016, Healing Hands provides comprehensive services to hundreds of survivors of domestic violence and trafficking yearly through a combination of intervention and prevention services. Our vision is that every woman…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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