The City of Boston Office of Youth Employment & Opportunity is seeking an Outreach, Recruitment and Communications Coordinator who will be responsible for overseeing and supporting the day-to-day functions of youth and community-wide outreach, communications and social media, recruitment, public relations projects, and general resource coordination for the department.
The position is designed for a lively and sociable individual with strong communication and time management skills, who brings experience with constituent services, youth engagement, community and resource navigation, and a passion for building internal and external relationships.
The role relies on the ability to design marketing strategies using events, web-based outreach, and other creative ideas to connect youth to employment and workforce readiness programs and opportunities, and work collaboratively with partners and stakeholders to support enrollment and recruitment goals of the department.
The Office of Youth Employment & Opportunity exists to employ, develop, and engage Boston's youth, by; exposing youth to the workforce, and bridging opportunities for personal and professional growth. YEO envisions a future where youth are educated, equipped, and empowered to transition successfully into adulthood.
This position will report directly to the Senior Manager of Engagement & Outreach for the department. Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Outreach and Communications
Work Environment & Physical Demands:
Essential functions are performed in both office and community-based settings. Position requires some travel to attend meetings, conduct outreach, and coordinate events.
C.O.R.I Check Required. S.O.R.I Check Required
Boston Residency Required
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: Nonunion/MO-5
Hours per week: 35