Description: As part the in-country management team in El Porvenir, the Outreach Manager works in partnership with the Program Manager and reports to the Executive Director (and other directors when applicable).
The role of the Outreach Manager is essential to maintaining Honduras Child Alliance’s reputation and credibility both within the local and global community. The Outreach Manager resides in a volunteer house and is an on-site resource for international volunteers working on HCA programs. The Outreach Manager is actively involved in planning, implementing and sustaining our programs.
In addition to working in HCA classes and modeling a high level of volunteer performance, the Outreach Manager will focus on:
• Promoting HCA face-to-face within the local community:
The Outreach Manager is instrumental in promoting HCA programs to the parents, teachers, and children in El Porvenir. The Outreach Manager helps facilitate community partnerships and foster relationships with community leaders such as the bomberos, policia nacional, pastors, landlords, maintenance professionals, and administrative hierarchy in El Porvenir.
• Promoting HCA internationally via social media, blog posts, newsletters, volunteer postings, soliciting reviews, and assisting with fundraising. Via our online presence, HCA reaches out to attract an ongoing supply of incoming volunteers, financial donors, and like-minded organizations to partner with. The Outreach Manager maintains an active and ongoing stream of updates and promotional materials to facilitate these essential connections.
It is understood that the Outreach Manager is a role model for our international volunteers in regard to appropriate appearance and behavior and will embody the values that we look for in a volunteer. This job requires you to be professional, conscientious, responsible, organized, and personable.
• Coordinate all social media, newsletters, and other online outreach. Schedule volunteers to help! • Welcome and help train the international volunteers who staff our programs. •In conjunction with the Project Manager, organize and facilitate weekly meetings of all staff. • Organize community outreach activities such as class registrations or partnerships with local community organizations. • Regularly collaborate with Executive Director on fundraising appeals.
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written • Intermediate+ ability to speak Spanish • Some experience managing social media and fundraising. • Comfort working in a supervisory role • Creative problem solver • Positive attitude • Honest and open-minded. • Ready to work hard and laugh often!
The project manager receives free housing, wifi, and phone, and a stipend of 750 HNL each week. The outreach manager also receives a fabulous letter of recommendation and our ongoing gratitude!