Volunteer and Student Coordinator

WXPN Radio

The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe

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XPoNential Radio

WXPN, the non-commercial radio station of the University of Pennsylvania, has an opening for a Volunteer and Student Coordinator.

WXPN is looking for a Community Outreach Coordinator to oversee strategic community outreach involving volunteers and students, including XPN Welcomes presence, fund drive staffing, and student intern and work study recruitment. Recruit and place student interns and work study students in support of the station’s various departments. Recruit and schedule volunteers with a heavy focus on station events, XPN Welcomes events, and Fund Drives. Manage the station’s external presence for maximum visibility and consistency to brand identity and standards. Coordinate with venues and promoters to secure on site presence for all station media sponsorships; as part of an overall station initiative.

High School Diploma or GED and 3 to 5 years work experience with Volunteer recruitment/management; Bachelor's degree strongly preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience. Marketing or related fields required. The Community Outreach Coordinator must be outgoing with strong interpersonal communication skills. S/he must be well organized, detail-oriented, with strong leadership skills. Must be able to work independently and have the ability to work with a wide variety of personalities. Basic computer skills (MS Word, MS Excel & Internet Explorer, Google Drive) Social Media skills, and working knowledge of databases a must. Some weekend and evening work required. Knowledge of and interest in WXPN programming a plus. Must have valid drivers license.

Background check required.

Reference No.: 81-24704
Level: 024
Employment Type: Full Time, Non Exempt
Hours: 9:00am - 5:30pm

How To Apply
Formal application for this position MUST be made through the University of Pennsylvania Online Employment System on the jobs.hr.upenn.edu website. When you "search open positions" enter the job reference no., and click on "search."

No phone calls, please.

Deadline for Applications: January 27, 2017

The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.