Town of Camp Verde Economic Development - Communications Specialist
Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits
About the organization
The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits was formed in 2004 to be the unifying voice of the nonprofit sector in Arizona. We are the only statewide association dedicated to serving the needs of the more than 20,000 nonprofit organizations all across Arizona. We do this through advocacy, education, information, connection and resources, which are tailored specifically for nonprofits, their staff, their board and their volunteers. The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits has managed an intermediary AmeriCorps VISTA grant for rural communities and statewide organizations for over 10 years.
Break the cycle of poverty by connecting residents, businesses, nonprofits, and organizations to Town of Camp Verde services that improve economic opportunity, quality of life, and community engagement. VISTA will build capacity by serving as the communication & outreach arm of the Town staff in order to strengthen public relations and customer service. VISTA will develop and implement communication systems and outreach programs to engage the public in Town activities, policies, and available services.
Member Duties : Public relations - develop relationships with the residents, key partners Develop Communication systems Develop and implement outreach Facilitate improvement in customer service
AmeriCorps VISTA members must
1) Be 18 years or older (no upper age limit)
2) Pass a national service criminal history check
3) Have a college degree or equivalent work experience
4) Hold one of the following citizenship or legal residency statuses: US citizen, US National, Lawful Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card status), and persons legally residing within a state. Examples of persons legally residing within a state may include those holding the following classifications: refugee, asylee, temporary protected status throughout VISTA service, and holding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status.
Contact email: [email protected]
Equal Opportunity Employment
The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:
The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.
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