Job Description

Who We Are:The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research.  Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Position:
We warmly invite qualified applicants to consider this opportunity to make a life changing impact on the millions suffering from the disease, their care givers, and those that may be diagnosed with the disease in the future.  Read on to learn more about the role, then visit our website www.alz.org to find out more about who we are and why we've been recognized as a Best Place to Work the last nine years in a row.

The Program and Education Administrative Coordinator is responsible for supporting the coordination of education and program activities including volunteer development, training, outreach/health fair management and volunteer support groups. Additionally, the position will provide administrative support to the Program Director.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 
  • Perform administrative coordination duties for a wide range of educational classes, groups and community presentations, including maintaining records, scheduling, tracking, entering data, creating promotional materials, updating web information/social media and reporting on activities.  
  • Provide onsite coordination and support for select education activities.
  • Assist with the recruitment, orientation, engagement, training and supervision of volunteers.
  • Schedule and coordinate ongoing volunteer education.
  • Assign volunteers to manage chapter exhibition booths at health fairs and other events.
  • Monitor, maintain and supply appropriate Association collateral for exhibits and volunteers.
  • Identify opportunities to participate in community events to enhance the presence of the Association.
  • Provide administrative support to the Program Director.
  • Actively participate in a team-oriented environment, assisting where needed and engaging in the overall goals of the Chapter. 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • A high school diploma or equivalent. A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred
  • A minimum of two years of experience coordinating office activities
  • Ability to communicate to different constituents, professionals, families and the community
  • Ability to work with diverse communities and demonstrate inclusion
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and database management 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, self-start and take initiative
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously and work with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends
  • Ability to travel within the Chapter territory 
  • Access to reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish preferred

Application Instructions

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