Project Assistant

Published

08/02/2018

Start Date

09/03/2018

End Date

12/14/2018

Times of day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

4035 Washington Avenue
New Orleans
Louisiana
70125
United States

Description

Summary: The Project Assistant works with the Louvis Board and admin team planning and executing outreach efforts, researching sustainable design, and creating the program services component to formulate the project concept that we hope to replicate in communities throughout New Orleans.  This position helps to extend the resources of Louvis Services to better meet our goals.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  Project Assistant will assist with

·     Researching and collecting data

·     Facilitating focus groups in homeless community

·     Attending relevant community meetings; participation in relevant roundtables and committees 

·     Making presentations to community stakeholders

·     Provide administrative functions including scheduling meetings, attending and participating in the development processes including program and housing design

·     Managing social media accounts

 

Qualifications:

·     Good active listening skills and ability to be non-judgmental

·     Ability to maintain relationships with collaborative partners and cultivates new ones.

·     Knowledge or interest in one or more of the following area: homelessness, sustainability, urban planning, community development, non-profits, affordable housing development, marketing or communications,

·     Able to respect and maintain confidentiality 

·     Valid driver license, reliable car and auto insurance.

·     Demonstrate solid written and verbal communication skills 

·     Be self-directed, willing to take initiative, and detail-oriented

·     Good public speaking and presentation skills 

 

Training & Supervision:  Training and supervision conducted by: Lou Anne White or designated trainer. 

Benefits

  • Training Provided

Benefits

  • Groups

How To Apply

lwhite@louvisservices.org
https://louvisservices.org

Send cover letter and resume by email to Lou Anne White at lwhite@louvisservices.org. List Project Assistant in the subject line of the email.


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