Sep 18, 2019

Community Outreach Coordinator

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • 7405 Jaars Road, Waxhaw, NC, USA
Part time Missionary Mission Jobs Nonprofit Public Relations

Job Description

Target Staff Type            Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  JAARS Waxhaw

FTE        0.500

Position Summary         

JAARS needs someone to coordinate staff and to represent and promote JAARS at various community activities. This can include schools, festivals, parades, churches, and more.

Respond to and coordinate requests from the community for JAARS presentations and involvement.


Position Responsibilities            

  • Develop contacts and build relationships with community, business and media representatives to create opportunities for keeping JAARS and our services in front of the public
  • Respond to requests from schools, churches, parades and events, then plan, coordinate and staff the programs to motivate and encourage interest in JAARS and promote goodwill
  • Maintain database of public relations contacts
  • Assist, equip and coach staff for speaking engagements and event protocol
  • Administer budget, travel expenses, travel procedures and evaluations of contacts
  • Supervise and evaluate staff
  • Distribute JAARS publicity materials and place in designated locations
  • Oversee church liaison program

Position Requirements

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to network with others, within and outside of JAARS
  • Knowledge or willingness to learn about all aspects of JAARS and the capability to vision-cast the JAARS mission to others
  • Confidence to take initiative, present and lead
  • MS Office applications, good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Serve as a mentor and coach
  • College degree or equivalent and previous multicultural experience are helpful

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