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Classification: Full-time (forty hours per week)
Location: Haverhill (Mass.) Regional Office
Description: The volunteer and inclusion coordinator provides direction and coordination of all volunteer functions within Historic New England to expand volunteer engagement, and works with staff to enhance diversity and inclusion throughout the organization. Serves as Historic New England’s liaison in recruiting and placement of applicants for volunteer work. Develops programs to enhance staff recruiting efforts to reach a diverse candidate pool. Assists in program development to reach a diverse and inclusive audience.
You will develop and promote a wide range of volunteer opportunities within the organization, including recruiting and placing applicants for volunteer work. Provide ongoing support and guidance for volunteers. Develop and manage volunteer procedures, guidelines, recognition, and best practices for volunteer service.
The volunteer and inclusion coordinator advances the organization’s priority of diversity and inclusion. You will research best practices and identify programs and methodologies to increase staff diversity and inclusion. Work closely with hiring managers throughout the organization to advance diversity in staff recruiting and hiring practices. Enhance the institution’s current partnerships and develop new connections with underrepresented communities throughout New England. Participate in program planning to ensure diversity and inclusion in programming and content. Promote a workplace culture that values, respects, and supports diversity and inclusion.
Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor’s degree, preferably in human resources, cultural studies, intercultural studies, or a social science. One to two years job-related experience and the ability to work independently. Prior experience supervising volunteers and competent research and problem solving skills. Ability to operate effectively both individually and in a team environment. Excellent time management and organizational skills. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Fully competent computer skills, including use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Valid driver’s license. Ability to work periodic weekend and evening hours as required.
Applications: Please send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected]
Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to supporting equality of opportunity and respect for diversity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all qualified persons without regard to non-work-related factors such as race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, gender identity, and sexual orientation.
Historic New England offers generous and comprehensive vacation, holiday, and health and wellness benefit packages.