AmeriCorps VISTA position for Marketing at SAVE



Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


United States


AmeriCorps VISTA members make a full-time, one-year commitment to alleviate poverty in a particular community. Their role in alleviating poverty is to mobilize community resources, increase the capacity of the low-income community to achieve its goals, and ensure that the activities initiated or expanded as an AmeriCorps VISTA member are sustained by the community. 

Program: The SAVE Farm is a teaching farm and healing center for transitioning service members and veterans whose mission is to:

  • Provide accredited education and skills in a teaching farm environment
  • Facilitate healing for those in need, helping service members regain life fulfilling purpose
  • Assist in post-training placement on working farms.

Title: Marketing VISTA

Position Summary: This VISTA will help transitioning service members and veterans learn agricultural vocations. Major functions include managing SAVE's social media presence while aiding in advertising and fundraising efforts.


  • Assess the current state of marketing utilized by SAVE and create or revise the marketing plan to improve its effectiveness.
  • Through direct work with the Director, establish a strategic marketing plan for community engagement, internal communications, highlighting best practices and participant success and creating awareness of the mission and vision of SAVE.
  • Implement strategic marketing and communications plans.
  • Enhance digital presence through the SAVE website.
  • Track and report progress of strategic marketing plans.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma or GED.
  • Be a US citizen or a permanent resident alien.
  • Complete successful criminal history background check.
  • Communicate well with people from a variety of backgrounds, including service members
  • Own a reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applicant should hold a four-year degree in marketing or something similar, or four years of relevant work experience, or a combination thereof.
  • Independent worker
  • Possess strong writing and time management skills
  • Experience and enjoyment with all forms social media
  • Working knowledge of website design.


  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided