Volunteer Coordinator

Imerman Angels is a nonprofit organization that provides 1-on-1 cancer support for cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers living anywhere in the world. We are looking for help from skilled and fun people to support our fast-paced growth and provide assistance to our staff, volunteers and executives. This position is unpaid and provides valuable work experience, references, and access to a wonderful network.

    Job Responsibilities:

    General Functions

    • Track and organize key constituent information
    • Support and improve general office and administrative operations
    • Contribute to social media/ electronic newsletter content
    • Increase the impact of the Imerman Angels mission through events/programs
    • Provide support for Imerman Angels events/programs

    Volunteer Recruitment and Retention

    • Develop tools and strategy to recruit and engage volunteers
    • Identify volunteer needs and coordinate attendance for events/programs
    • Maintain clear and timely communication with volunteers
    • Create and facilitate volunteer recognition opportunities
    • Develop opportunities for volunteers outside of Chicago
    • Create and compile content for monthly volunteer newsletter

    Required Skills & Experience

    • Excellent verbal, written and general computer skills (advanced use of Microsoft Excel)
    • Organized, detail oriented, self-motivated, takes initiative
    • Advanced use of social media
    • Ability to work independently
    • Strong work ethic, a good sense of humor, a friendly personality
    • Excellent attention to detail

    Time commitment:

    • At least 15 hours/ week
    • Must have availability during business hours 9am-6pm at least 3 days per week

    If interested in this internship position, please email your cover letter and resume to: Joan DeFilippo @jdefilippo@imermanangels.org