|Food Bank Name||Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano
|Post Date||August 3, 2017|
|Job Title||Special Events Assistant|
|Description||Special Events Assistant position available in Concord, CA|
This is a part-time position and requires the flexibility to occasionally work evenings and weekends.
|Deadline||August 31, 2017|
|How to Apply||
Please send your resume and any supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “Special Events Assistant.” Email submission is preferred. Or by mail to: Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano Attn: Human Resources 4010 Nelson Avenue Concord, CA 94520
|About the Organization||
Mission - Leading the fight to end hunger, in partnership with our community and in service of our neighbors in need. From program specialists to fundraisers, nutritionists to warehouse workers, the Food Bank’s staff and our Board of Directors are a diverse and dedicated group. We run an efficient organization; 96 cents of every dollar donated goes towards food distribution and we earned our seventh consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator. The Food Bank has a staff of 70 employees at warehouses in Concord and Fairfield, CA. Additionally, we rely on volunteers, who last year donated 96,232 hours of time – the equivalent of 46 full-time employees! Our Board of Directors is a group of dedicated men and women who volunteer their time and expertise to oversee all areas of the operation.
The Special Events Assistant is integral in helping to maintain our community partnerships through administrative and project management support. This position assists the Special Events Manager with special research and project management responsibilities related to departmental initiatives, strategic planning, community partnership-building, and projects targeted to improve customer service. This position requires a high level of customer service skill, knowledge of event management, crisis management, and a professional approach.