Careers

Volunteer Center Director

 
United Way of Southeast Mississippi (UWSEMS) is currently seeking a part-time director for its
Volunteer Center, Volunteer Southeast Mississippi. The Volunteer Center Director is
responsible for leading and directing the center’s activities for the purpose of increasing
volunteer engagement in the community. The program alligns with UWSEMS’s
strategic direction to improve lives through education, financial stability and healthy
living.
 
The Volunteer Center Director is responsible for building
relationships with both corporate and community volunteers to ensure an efficient and
effective volunteer base of support for non-profit organizations within the UWSEMS
service area.
 
The qualified candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in communications,
public relations, marketing or related field or extensive experience with recruiting, managing
and maintaing relationships with volunteers and volunteer based projects. He or she must
have a commitment to the ideals of volunteerism, the ability to work with minimal direction,
make decisions independentlyand to lead the planning, organizing, monitoring and control
of all aspects of a project.
 
The position of Volunteer Center Director is considered part-time (25 hours/week) with
no benefits. It requires the ability to occasionally work hours outside the standard Monday-Friday
timeframe if necessary and candidates must have a valid driver’s license and use of personal
vehicle (with valid insurance coverage).
 
To apply, qualified candidates should email a cover letter and resume to
info@unitedwaysems.org or mail to P.O. Box 1648, Hattiesburg, MS 39403. No phone
calls, please.
 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this
position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills of personnel so classified.