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Girls on the Run of the Bay Area is a nonprofit, after-school program building confident, healthy girls in 3-8th grades. Our organization serves 2,000 girls each year across 5 Bay Area counties. The Girls on the Run program provides an interactive way to learn about healthy living, which includes lessons on important topics such as goal-setting, cooperation, healthy decision-making, and self-respect, while training for a culminating 5k run/walk distance. The innovative curriculum teaches girls to listen and open up, while also encouraging them to commit to a healthy lifestyle and harness the inner strength that they possess. Our important mission is accomplished by giving girls the tools to make positive choices for a healthy body and mind, while reducing the many risks they face today. 

Girls on the Run believes that all girls and communities should have access to our programs. We strive to eliminate barriers to participation, be intentional about staff and volunteer diversity, and to promote a culture of inclusion across the organization. 

We are seeking a Project Coordinator to play a critical role in our capacity to serve more girls. Throughout the course of the year, you will interact remotely with a dynamic, fun group of staff. You will obtain marketing skills, learn more about project management, understand the workings of a fast-paced non-profit organization, gain knowledge of talent acquisition, and build your network of professional connections! This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to professionally develop within a variety of areas, including marketing, operations, recruitment, project management, etc. We are looking for a self-starter who is mission-driven and has demonstrated leadership skills!  


Job Duties: 

  • Work with staff to recruit 100+ volunteer coaches for fall and spring seasons

  • Provide weekly updates to Program Director during placement period leading up to season launch: communicate placements and support all aspects of volunteer coach pipeline

  • Assist Program Coordinator with tracking volunteer paperwork requirements and other on-boarding tasks

  • Support online coach training to ensure a high quality event

  • Research and develop contacts for programs at home, school groups, parks, etc. 

  • Build relationships in area organizations and community groups to find new recruitment channels

  • Opportunities to modify current processes for optimization

  • Collaborate with marketing team to promote coaching opportunities through social media

 This is an Americorp VISTA position from October 2020 - October 2021. Please apply here: 

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Job Description

While most of us worked remotely during COVID-19, we are thrilled to resume some normalcy and get back to business. At the beginning of quarantine, from makeshift offices and dining room tables, we made aggressive moves to build new relationships with essential businesses that were determined to improve their customer experiences and support communities across the country, even through these challenging times. We worked tirelessly to adapt our hiring and training methods over the last couple of months, and we are officially ready to offer career opportunities to resilient, goal-oriented individuals. 


We are actively searching for an enthusiastic Communications & Consumer Engagement Associate to join our integrated Essential Service Provider Project connecting essential businesses to consumers across local communities through direct communication and outreach tactics. Our overarching mission is to make life a little easier and provide go-to technology and service support for individuals as we collectively navigate our "new normal." 


Communications & Consumer Engagement Associate's Key Responsibilities:

  • Directly engage all customers using strong relationship-building and active listening techniques to provide adequate product recommendations and guarantee customer satisfaction

  • Use a combination of outreach strategies, customer feedback, and brainstorming sessions to gain productive insight and improve communication and marketing methods

  • Work cross-functionally to craft and deliver direct, relationship-focused communication and outreach strategies 

  • Build and maintain reliable relationships across multiple levels within the organization and become a subject matter expert for effective communication techniques

  • Utilizing personal experiences and industry research, create and deliver communication workshops to advise fellow team members on how to understand a customer's needs and effectively communicate the value our client can bring to address their challenges


We are committed to making our training and expertise widely accessible to all employees throughout their careers, so regular coaching and mentorship are a daily component of this position.


What You Bring to the Table:

  • Solid customer service experience, preferably in the hospitality industry due to the fast-paced nature of the role 

  • Ambition, cause-oriented self-starter that willingly goes the extra mile 

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer relations skills whether in-person, virtually, or in writing

  • Demonstrated ability to work in an action-oriented, cross-functional environment 

  • Exceptionally bright, passionate mentality with a passion for communication, helping others, and a building a rewarding career

Company Description

With years of experience, our staff has the capabilities and expertise to take your business to the next level. At Paragon Inc., we combine our insights and skills to transform your processes and strategies, and in turn, your company. We’re proud to help shape and improve how our clients structure and manage their business.

We examine what organizations are doing to stay relevant and competitive in this fast-paced world, and which ones are doing it best. We then strategize using smart tools and global resources in order to understand the implications of every choice our clients can make.

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