Job Opportunities

United Way of the Coastal Empire is an equal opportunity employer.  We are proud to employ individuals from diverse backgrounds who are committed to building a stronger community and improving lives.  We offer excellent benefits, including health, dental, 403b, holidays and paid vacation.

Currently, we are seeking candidates for the following positions:

CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR

Job Title: Campaign Coordinator

Reports to: Vice President of Resource Development

Description: Provide administrative support to the Vice President of Resource Development and Campaign Associates to support the strategies that focus on generating revenue. Provide support to Loaned Associates, volunteers, and key projects necessary to ensure successful execution of campaign goals. Staff the speakers bureau to provide agency speakers as requested by companies for employee campaigns. Provide speakers training to ensure consistent message.

Responsibilities:

  • General clerical duties including daily correspondence, mailings, data entry/account updates/maintenance, inventory and ordering of supplies/campaign materials
  • Maintain initial check in auditing log of employee campaign reports and work with the Finance Department to insure the process is flowing accurately and on schedule
  • Preparation of packets and other materials used in trainings and for account calls
  • Set up rooms as needed for meetings, trainings, retreat, campaign cabinet etc. including food when appropriate and preparation of packets and other campaign materials as needed
  • Support campaign volunteers and Loaned Associates through meeting notices, reminders, mailings and other clerical duties as needed.
  • Assist with other program support as needed i.e., Caring Club, Young Leaders Society, Women’s Legacy and Loyal Contributor

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum three years experience in a fast paced work environment
  • Excellent organizational abilities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well both independently and as a team member
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience in database management
Please send a resume along with a cover letter to jcyr@uwce.org.  No phone calls, please.

AmeriCorps VISTA: Community Investments & Impact Associate 
November 2014 – October 2015
Each year, United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) invests nearly $5M in human service programs across its four-county service area.  Nearly 60 local, not-for-profit human service organizations compete for competitive program grants between $5,000 and $500,000 to support more than 100 specific services that address education, income and health needs.
The Community Investments department of UWCE is responsible for managing these investments, a process which includes the comprehensive evaluation of organizations and programs, and provision technical assistance and other capacity-building supports.Community Investments is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA to help facilitate and improve UWCE’s annual Request for Investment (RFI) process, and to promote the RFI process as the most effective vehicle for measurable community impact and the strengthening of human services in the Coastal Empire.
Member Duties Include:
Facilitation of the RFI process:

  • Coordinate and assist with trainings/workshops
  • Coordinate and assist with site visits and application review meetings
  • Provide technical assistance to both agencies and volunteers, as needed

Improvement of the RFI process:

  • Research the best practices of other United Ways and develop recommendations
  • Expand and improve use of the grant management database, e-C Impact

Promotion of the RFI process:

  • Develop strategies and tools to promote the success and impact of funded programs
  • Develop strategies and tools to improve upon and promote the investment process

Other duties as assigned

Program Benefits:

  • Housing assistance
  • Childcare assistance, if eligible
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Housing
  • Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend
  • Education award upon successful completion of service
  • Training
  • Living Allowance

Service Areas: Social Services, Relationship Management, Grant-making/writing, Community Outreach, NPO Management, Technology, Communications, Marketing

Member Skills/Requirements:

  • College graduate
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong time management skills and ability to balance multiple tasks
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Comfort and experience with database management
  • A demonstrated passion & desire to serve people in need
  • A commitment to working with organizations, volunteers, staff, and board membership who broadly reflect the diversity of the community, and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, military and veteran status, disability, sex, age, or sexual orientation •    Flexible schedule including weekend and evening availability, if needed
Please visit AmeriCorps website to view full listing and to apply for this position.

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