Position Title: Volunteer Program Manager, Box of Joy Program
Department: Box of Joy
Report to: Director of the Box of Joy program
Collaborates closely with: Box of Joy Logistics Manager
Educational requirements: Bachelor’s degree required. Formal training and certification in volunteer management preferred.
Experience Requirements: Five to eight years large-scale volunteer management experience required, preferably with a nationwide or large regional program. Personal experience as a volunteer, preferably in a Christian ministry environment. In-depth knowledge and experience with the Catholic Church, preferably an active parishioner.
Position Summary: The Volunteer Program Manager will manage the “Team Joy” volunteer program. Manages all aspects of the program including: recruitment, selection, placement, supervision, and recognition/retention of volunteers to engage in ministry for the “Box of Joy” program. Serves as the point person for all prospective volunteers interested in other programs of Cross Catholic Outreach and Cross International. The position will liaise with various departments and requires a high level of professionalism. Public presentations to promote volunteer opportunities to churches, schools, civic groups and potential partner organizations which requires a high degree of poise and confidence. The position requires strong people skills, written and verbal communications skills, detail orientation, leadership abilities, organization, and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment. The position is based in the Boca Raton FL office; however, several weeks of the year, work will be performed from the south Florida “Screening Center”. Managing large numbers of volunteers (hundreds at a time) at the Screening Center requires, energy, passion, coaching and team building skills, including the ability to delegate effectively. Domestic and international travel required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required/Preferred
Duties and Responsibilities:
Monitoring, Reporting and Documentation
Cross Catholic Outreach is a Christian ministry and provides excellent employee benefits. We are a Christian Humanitarian Aid Agency assisting the poorest of the poor around the world. Please visit our web site to learn more about the mission, vision, statement of faith and core values of our organization. www.CrossCatholic.org