PAWS of Jackson Hole’s career opportunities

Office and Volunteer Coordinator

Description of Duties & Qualifications
Full-time (Monday – Friday – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Some weekend and evening work will be required
  • Answer phones, greet people and ensure a welcoming environment for visitors.
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Pay bills twice per month.
  • Process donations, sponsorships, event ticket sales, receipts and ensure proper entry into Quickbooks.
  • Coordinate and execute donor mailings.
  • Order office supplies and run errands.
  • Troubleshoot myriad office issues which arise with utilities, computers, telephones, cleaning staff, etc.
  • Process financial assistance applications and distribute appropriate vouchers.
  • Coordinate with 12 different vet offices to ensure client needs are being met.
  • Handle basic program related inquiries and respond to concerns, feedback, and any issues that arise.
  • Help coordinate and attend adoption and other outreach events.
  • Perform a variety of other duties as directed.
VOLUNTEER COORDINATION (40% of time) Jackson/Teton County Animal Shelter and Trail Ambassadors
  • Assist in recruiting, screening, interviewing, training, managing, and coordinating volunteers.
  • Liaise with Jackson Animal Shelter staff and PAWS Program Director to assess organizational volunteer needs and match volunteers with opportunities that suit their skill set.
  • At Animal Shelter work with dog trainer to develop a training program for dog walking volunteers.
  • Work with Friends of Pathways & PAWS Program Director to develop formal PAWS Trail Ambassador Program and recruit summer and winter volunteers.
  • Work with shelter staff and PAWS Program Director to create volunteer program materials.
  • Organize and host volunteer orientations, trainings and appreciation events.
  • Ensure volunteers are supported, motivated, and receive feedback and acknowledgement.
  • Using the Volgisitics software package, track, compile, and assess monthly statistics on volunteer hours.
  • Conduct program evaluations with intent to improve the volunteer program.
  •  Must embrace the mission of PAWS of Jackson Hole and display a strong passion for helping shelter animals, local pets and our community.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer relationship skills and ability to engage with a wide variety of people.
  • 1-2 years relevant office experience, prior experience with a volunteer-based organization helpful.
  • Computer savvy with proficiency in Quickbooks, Word, Excel
  • Knowledge of Mailchimp, WordPress, Social Media, Volgistics helpful.
  • Be organized and reliable and follow through on tasks and goals.
  • Display a positive attitude, show concern and empathy for people who are experiencing hardship.
  • Demonstrate professionalism, warmth, common sense and good listening ability.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) helpful, but not required.
  • All staff members are required to help execute and must attend the Tuxes & Tails Gala and Old Bill’s Fun Run.
SALARY/BENEFITS Competitive/commensurate with experience and other qualifications.

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