An organization that connects families living in affordable housing with resources and programs that help them advance themselves in school, work and life — is seeking a Community Specialist.
-Develop supportive professional relationships with residents to help enhance their quality of life
-Encourage residents to take steps to achieve their self-defined goals
-Facilitate meetings and social activities as desired by residents (following COVID-19 recommendations and protocols, some activities will be conducted virtually, though you will be working from a designated office).
-Conduct outreach for community programs, such as partners, participants, and volunteers
-Partner with local community service programs to provide services to the needs and characteristics of residents
-Develop and implement community programming following COVID-19 recommendations and protocols, some activities will be conducted virtually, though you will be working from a designated office.
-Track data for program reporting
-Work with leadership team on grant applications
-Collaborate with Property Management to resolve any day-to-day challenges and/or unanticipated events
-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
-Knowledge/Experience in community organizing
-Excellent oral communication skills
-Excellent, writing, editing, and analytical skills
-Demonstrated experience working with individuals/organizations from diverse cultural, social, and ethnic backgrounds
-Ability to create and manage programs and budgets
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm
Health Benefits: Yes
Job ID 24202 CS