Volunteer Coordinator

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About This Job

This job description is a proposed position for a volunteer. The purpose of this position is to improve the volunteer experience and to more effectively utilize volunteer skills.

Responsibilities

Required Skills

  • Experience managing volunteers
  • Demonstrated documentation skills
  • Work well under stress in an unusual setting, maintaining a positive attitude even in the face of adversity
  • Self-motivation, ability to take initiative
  • Friendly, outgoing personality
  • Patient and courteous with the public
  • Likes working with people
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work in an informal, friendly environment with a diverse staff
  • Ability to work and communicate well in a collectively-run organization
  • Ability to develop and maintain consensus in decision making process related to staff and policy issues
  • Not afraid to ask questions, but able to work on projects almost entirely without supervision
  • Able to remain flexible amid necessary change

Category Job Descriptions Category Volunteers