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Director of Volunteers, Fluent in English, Prior Admin Experience, Lawyer or Legal Professional

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Advocates Abroad
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Mytilene, Greece
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Published 2 months ago

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Advocates Abroad is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Volunteers. The Director is primarily responsible for recruiting and interviewing all remote and field teams.   


PLEASE NOTE:

  • The position is based on Lesvos, Greece or remotely as preferred. 
  • Duration of the position is six months, with preference for applicants capable of serving at least one year. 
  • The position includes training and review materials. 
  • The position is unpaid though a modest reimbursement is provided for operational costs.


RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Evaluates volunteer applications and conducts interviews for recruitment 
  • Organizes administrative files for each team and updates team calendar. 
  • Liaises regularly with Executive Director to ensure the effective and thorough training of field volunteers. 
  • Regularly maintains contact with all volunteers active in teams. 
  • Facilitates weekly logistics Skype call.
  • Communicates monthly with the Board of Directors or as needed.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Completed/enrolled in a Graduate degree.  Law preferred.   
  • Minimum five years of relevant coordinator experience (required).   
  • Demonstrated experience with working with refugees and asylum-seekers.  
  • Excellent communication, strategic thinking, and interpersonal skills.   
  • Cultural sensitivity and ability to maintain confidentiality.  
  • Fluent in English. Knowledge of Arabic, Greek, Farsi an asset.


POSITION OVERVIEW:

Advocates Abroad is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Volunteers. The Director is primarily responsible for recruiting and interviewing all remote and field teams.   


PLEASE NOTE:

  • The…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
OpenSpace, Mytilene, None 81100, Greece

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

Send a letter of interest and CV with subject line ‘Director of Volunteers Application’ to volunteer@advocatesabroad.org.


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