Job Description – Community Engagement Assistant – Winnipeg
The Community Engagement Assistant will work closely with the Community Engagement Manager to support various tasks related to the establishment and operation of a new clothing store. This role involves coordinating volunteer schedules and programs, conducting community outreach, and assisting with various events. The successful candidate will be results-oriented, capable of multitasking, and skilled in prioritizing tasks effectively.
- Store operations: help to organize clothing donations, clothing sorting, clothing merchandising, and other store related duties
- Program Evaluation: Regularly assess the performance and effectiveness of the clothing store, volunteer program, and events. Collect and analyze data to identify areas for improvement
- Report Preparation: Generate reports and other documents as needed to provide insights, progress updates, and recommendations for improvement
- Additional Duties: Assist with various tasks and projects as required to support the Community Engagement Manager and the organization’s goals
- Flexible Full Time Schedule: Able to work occasionally on Sundays and after hours, as needed, to accommodate events and special initiatives.
Skills and Qualifications:
- Strong PC Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) is essential
- Detail-Oriented and exhibit extreme attention to detail to ensure accuracy and quality in all tasks
- Demonstrates ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize workflow efficiently
- Possess excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills to engage with staff, volunteers, and the community effectively
- Uphold high ethical standards and maintain confidentiality when handling sensitive information
- Confident and engaging individual who can build positive relationships with a diverse range of people
- Display strong problem-solving abilities and a willingness to assist with various requests and challenges
This position offers an opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the community while contributing to the success of the clothing store and its associated programs. If you are ready to take on a dynamic role in community engagement, we encourage you to apply.