Come join the movement to End Homelessness in Chicago. Renaissance Social Services is a leader in innovative programs to address the issues surrounding homelessness and poverty. We are growing to meet the needs of Chicago's neediest communities and are looking for a community engagement and volunteer services manager to help us expand our services.
The Community Engagement & Volunteer Services Manager is responsible for the creation and implementation of programing that engages members of the community and community groups in efforts that support Renaissance’s mission. This position works directly with community residents in affordable housing, develops and manages community outreach and education efforts, volunteer recruitment and management, supports the development of sponsorships for agency benefits and activities, and supports other strategic partnerships with individuals and organizations in the community. This position serves as an advocate for the agency and its participants.
Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to community outreach and engagement, volunteer recruitment and management, and corporate sponsorship development.
3+ years in community outreach/engagement, social work, advocacy, or other non-profit work
Ability to learn about homelessness and programming to address homelessness and ability to present agency programming and current issues around homelessness to public
Proven ability to make and meet quantifiable goals and objectives
Access to a car and IL Driver’s License
Ability to communicate well both through spoken and written word
Self-starter who meets deadlines
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Additional Salary Information: Full array of Benefits including HMO, PPO options, Dental, Optical, Life, LTD and STD insurance.
About Renaissance Social Services
Renaissance Social Services is ending homelessness in the Chicago area through Prevention, Housing and Supportive Services.