Micro-enterprise Volunteer

Published

10/09/2018

Start Date

10/09/2018

End Date

02/01/2019

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

4425 West Olive Avenue Suite #400
Glendale
AZ
85302
United States

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Microenterprise Program Coordinator, the volunteer will assist with Refugee owned businesses in the following:

  • Assist with Technical Assistance (TA) services through marketing and business-sectors research
  • Coordinate and attend orientation workshops with potential loan applicants
  • Reach out to local ethic based organizations for outreach and marketing of the MED program
  • Conduct occasional research on program development opportunities such as Mentoring program and Consulting program
  • Assist with basic end-of-month loan portfolio needs
  • Organization of different foci of MED program online and in office
  • Help with other potential program needs

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Background in business
  • Business and/or marketing writing skills required
  • Superior organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail
  • Fluent in MS Suite
  • Global acumen
  • Excellent cross-cultural communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong internal drive with the ability to work proactively without continuous oversight
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Office
  • Patience, flexibility, & creativity
  • Project management experience is preferred, but not required
  • Two days a week commitment for 3 hours each day
  • Available Monday- Friday between the hours of 9 am – 3 pm 

How To Apply

jessalynne.howard@rescue.org
http://www.rescue.org

Please apply at the link below:


https://www.rescue.org/volunteer/micro-enterprise-development-volunteer


Please apply through the application on the posting. Once you apply, you will get an email from the volunteer coordinator about the next steps in the volunteer process.


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