Coordinate WXPN's comprehensive Volunteer and Student program in support of the station's various departments, with a heavy focus on station events and Fund Drives. Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordination of the recruitment and scheduling of all volunteers, Work Study Students and interns including those working with our Central PA office; work with the Business Office to ensure that all Work Study hires are processed accurately and promptly; Employ consistent and systematic communications methods to keep volunteers aware of all upcoming volunteer opportunities and WXPN news; receive and process all volunteer requests and inquiries and oversee that they are responded to in a timely fashion.
High School degree required, some college preferred. One to three years of demonstrated successful volunteer recruitment and supervisory experience required. The Volunteer and Student Coordinator must be outgoing with strong interpersonal communication skills. S/he must be well organized, detail-oriented, with strong leadership skills. Must be able to work independently and have the ability to work with a wide variety of personalities. Basic computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel & Internet Explorer) a must. Some weekend and evening work required. Previous volunteer experience at WXPN will be helpful. Knowledge of and interest in WXPN programming a plus.
Background check required.
Reference No.: 130935471
Employment Type: Full Time, Non Exempt
Hours: 9:00am - 5:30pm
How To Apply
Formal application for this position MUST be made through the University of Pennsylvania Online Employment System on the jobs.hr.upenn.edu website. When you "search open positions" enter the job reference no., and click on "search."
No phone calls, please.
Deadline for Applications: October 7, 2013
The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.