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Corporate Service Manager-Sandy Relief
Jersey Cares is seeking a highly energetic person to join the Corporate Service Team. For the immediate future, the majority of project planning will focus completely around Sandy Relief projects. The successful candidate will have a commitment to volunteerism and improving the lives of others, a self-starting, get-it-done attitude and a proven ability to organize complex processes. The Corporate Service Manager will plan and execute corporate volunteer projects, identify potential new partner organizations, and evaluate completed projects. This position has tremendous potential to grow with the organization.
Reporting to the Director of Corporate Service, the Corporate Service Manager is responsible for planning customized volunteer service projects for Jersey Cares corporate partners and for engaging employees of New Jersey-based corporations in Jersey Cares Annual Events. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Working with corporations to determine their needs and interests Identifying Jersey Cares Programs and Events that meet those needs and interests Working with other New Jersey nonprofit organizations to identify potential corporate projects Planning and executing hands-on volunteer projects, ranging from taking children to museums to painting public schools Creating supply budgets and noting proper reconciliation of project expense accounts Planning and executing Team Leader trainings for corporate projects and Annual Events Writing event-related newsletters and mailings
Bachelor’s Degree Business experience, including an understanding of corporate hierarchies, timetables and expectations Experience in nonprofit organizations, event planning, or business development Superior written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills Excellent organizational and project management skills and attention to detail Effective presentation skills Ability to juggle concurrent multiple assignments and prioritize accordingly Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team Ability to conscientiously maintain own timelines and meet own deadlines Ability to establish, maintain and cultivate strong working relationships Professional demeanor, both in person and on the telephone Broad-based computer skills Ability to work with numbers and to think analytically about budgets A flexible schedule, including the ability to work late evenings, early mornings and occasional weekends as needed Nonprofit development experience is a plus
How TO APPLY:
Salary: Mid to upper 30’s
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to: Jersey Cares, 494 Broad Street, Suite 103, Newark, NJ 07102, Attn: Human Resources. Via Fax: 973-424-1254. Via Email: hr @jerseycares.org Equal Opportunity Employer. No calls, please.
Jersey Cares is a grassroots organization committed to creating systemic improvements in local communities by encouraging civic engagement. Located in Newark, NJ, our organization provides structured, team-based opportunities for volunteers to benefit nonprofit organizations and positively impact local communities. Jersey Cares works directly with nonprofits to identify their needs, creates projects to address those needs and recruits volunteers to complete the projects. In addition to our Corporate Service Program, the Monthly Calendar Program enables volunteers to commit only to one date at a time, allowing them to volunteer when and in the ways that best fit their interests and schedules. Last year, Jersey Cares engaged more than 15,000 volunteers who contributed over 40,000 hours of service to their communities. Our organization is small, hands-on and in the midst of rapid growth.