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Director of Operations and Development

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Refugees Welcome!
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Boston, MA

Refugees Welcome!


New
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Published 5 months ago

Recurring
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Director of Operations and Development


Refugees Welcome! is looking for Massachusetts-based professionals to join our Leadership Team. We aim to strengthen and streamline immigrant and refugee services in the greater Boston area by acting as a networking platform and information hub. Our Leadership Team consists of passionate volunteers with various backgrounds including research and academia, community activism, and service organizations, and we are united by a commitment to the values embodied in our mission.

The Director of Operations and Development is responsible for developing our internal capacity and strengthening our organization.  

Qualifications:

  • Experience leading and developing projects;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Experience with developing internal reports, monitoring and evaluation, and/or fundraising;
  • Any combination of formal training/education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform position duties;
  • A basic understanding of migration issues and some level of knowledge of the political landscape within Boston;
  • Collaborative working style and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Self-motivation and accountability.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop guidelines for internal reports and work with the various teams to ensure that we are reporting on our progress regularly;
  • Implementing plans to evaluate and improve programs;
  • Recruiting people to join our Leadership Team and Research Fellow and Intern programs;
  • Support with organizing the budget and fundraising efforts;
  • Support with community outreach and engagement as needed;
  • Assist with planning events to meet organizations’ needs and promoting events with organizations (in collaboration with other team members);
  • Attend monthly Leadership Team meetings at our office on the UMass Boston campus;
  • Mentor and supervise an intern (typically begins after the first semester).

Please note that this is a part-time volunteer position. As a member of the Leadership Team, you will commit to a 2-year term overseeing organizational operations and development.


Director of Operations and Development


Refugees Welcome! is looking for Massachusetts-based professionals to join our Leadership Team. We aim to strengthen and streamline immigrant and refugee services in the greater Boston area by…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Boston, MA

How to Apply

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to refugeeswelcomehome@gmail.com.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to refugeeswelcomehome@gmail.com.

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