Volunteerism Specialist

Job Description

Req Number: 18466BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Volunteerism Specialist to join the Ithra Operations Division of King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra).

Ithra is an all-purpose cultural destination, an environment for transformative experiences to unlock the power of potential through mastery in arts, science, literature, and innovation. The Ithra Operations Division is responsible for providing all operational services to Ithra and its visitors, including event management, concessionaire management, visitors experience, and volunteer services. Ithra aims to be the thriving hub for volunteerism by providing enriching volunteering opportunities targeting youth and professionals with a focus on youth development and enabling through a positive volunteering environment that is designed to motivate, enable, and encourage youth to contribute to the community, build their personalities, and improve their skills.

Volunteerism Specialist II is a strategic role, you are accountable for developing, promoting, and maintaining a wide range of volunteer opportunities within the Center. Also developing and communicating the volunteers’ development strategy as a youth development program and professional volunteerism hub.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate, you will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Management from a recognized and approved program.

You will have 7 years of experience in youth development and volunteerism with youth centers, community centers, or sufficient background in youth work and youth programs development.

You must have Full English Professional Proficiency .

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:

Ensure the Implementation of Volunteers Services Strategy for the Center among the Center components and Volunteers Services Unit.

Follow the volunteers’ policies and procedures, and volunteers’ code of conduct among Center components, Volunteers Services Unit, and volunteers.

Develop strategies and expansion opportunities.

Maintain volunteers and volunteering opportunities development following world-class standards.

Coordinate with center components and professional volunteers.

Establish partnerships and collaborations.

Provide training and workshop facilitation.

Apply industry-best practices to new initiatives.

Maintain flexibility within rapidly shifting parameters of operation.

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