Posted by Guide to Retirement Living SourceBook on 11/02/2015

Outreach / Marketing Specialist for VillageRides

Jewish Council for the Aging
Rockville, MD

Employment Type

Support VillageRides, a grant-funded program that works with villages and other community organizations (here, simply called “villages”) in Montgomery County, MD to connect volunteer drivers to older adults in need of transportation services. Working closely with representatives of participating villages, increase awareness of the program while providing technical assistance in the recruitment of volunteer drivers and riders for participating villages and organizations. Help determine appropriate communications channels to reach target audiences to produce heightened awareness and increased volunteer recruitment. Is a motivated self- starter. Help ensure VillageRides performance meets or exceeds goals.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with community organizations, various staff and volunteers to achieve program goals.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Ability to set priorities and complete tasks in a timely manner.
  • Pleasant and courteous telephone manner.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both in writing and when speaking.
  • Experience working with volunteers.
  • Experience in creating outreach materials.
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in human services, communication or a related field.
  • Two years of relevant, professional work experience.
  • Any other combination of skills, abilities, experience and education that would render a candidate suitable for this position.
This position reports to the Director of Mobility Management

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