Community Engagement and Marketing Coordinator VISTA
|08/30/2021 - 08/29/2022
|06/03/2021 To 08/16/2021
With the direction of the President and Board of Trustees, the Community Engagement and Marketing Coordinator VISTA will develop volunteer-based projects centered on activities that grow membership and the capacity of Lahontan Audubon Society (LAS) as a whole by leveraging community members to assist with LAS programs. This person will manage volunteers through the recruitment process and provide volunteer trainings, as well as expand opportunities for volunteer engagement and other outreach events. This VISTA will serve as the primary contact for all LAS volunteers and will be responsible for communicating and regularly engaging with volunteers to improve volunteer recruitment, training, management, and retention. The Community Engagement and Marketing Coordinator VISTA will develop a marketing and outreach plan that enhances the advertising and outreach strategies used to promote LAS programs and events via social media, PR, and streamlined website design.
|Health Coverage* , Relocation Allowance , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Living Allowance , Childcare assistance if eligible.
|Desired skills, certifications or qualifications
Team Work , Public Speaking , Communications , Recruitment , Writing/Editing , Community Organization.
Expand the Lahontan Audubon Society (LAS) volunteer recruitment, training, and management program; Develop, refine, and update volunteer training protocols for the LAS programs and events; Create a public awareness campaign centered on volunteer recruitment and retention; Conduct outreach with an emphasis on underserved, low-income, and/or marginalized communities; Create a schedule for volunteers to promote LAS programs and mission; Create and maintain a volunteer appreciation and retention plan; Write press releases, manage social media (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, Meetup) and secure media partners; Organize task forces/coalitions; Create flyers, brochures and other marketing, educational and promotional materials.
|To preserve and improve the remaining habitat of birds and other wildlife, restore historical habitat, and educate the public, with emphasis on children, providing vision to all about our unique Nevada environments.