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Join Habitat for Humanity's Development Team!

Corporate Relations & Institutional Giving Coordinator

Job Summary

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is seeking an enthusiastic and results-driven individual to manage and grow our corporate and institutional giving programs. This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of Habitat’s talented development team and to contribute to the mission of helping low-income families become homeowners.

The Corporate Relations & Institutional Giving Coordinator is responsible for supporting annual and quarterly fundraising goals, as well as identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding gifts from businesses and other institutional donors. This position is responsible for recruiting and managing participation in “group build days,” in which companies, schools, and other groups donate to Habitat so their volunteer teams can help build Habitat homes. This individual also will design and implement new strategies and programs to increase financial support of our mission by corporations, colleges, faith-based organizations and other nonprofit organizations.

Each year Habitat Greater Boston successfully raises $2.5 to $3 million in charitable contributions by employing relationship-based fundraising methods. This position is a wonderful opportunity to help the organization grow and achieve its goal of increasing annual charitable revenues to $3.5 - $4 million annually.

Position Responsibilities

Skills & Qualifications

Compensation

About Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston

To Apply

Applications will be considered as they are received;
Final deadline to apply is Tuesday, April 19, 2016.



Office and Event Operations Intern – Spring/ Summer 2016

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston seeks a motivated intern to assist with general administrative tasks. Responsibilities include welcoming visitors, answering the main phone line, responding to volunteer and potential partner family inquires, assisting with spring fundraising event, outreach, and donor database input. Experience with MS Office, including Word and Excel is required; experience with graphic design programs is a plus (Adobe InDesign, Illustrator).

We are looking for someone who is interested in nonprofit work, attentive to detail, resourceful, and dedicated to our mission of building decent, affordable homes for low-income families. Our office is located in Boston’s North End. 15-20 hours per week, $10.10/hour.

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter explaining interest in the position and qualifications or experience that will make you successful in this role to hiring@habitatboston.org.

Please include your name and “2016 Office and Event Intern” in the subject line.

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates for each position.

Position available immediately
Application Deadline: Friday, April 8, 2016


Construction Site

Construction Site Supervisor

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston has an immediate opportunity for a mission-driven individual with construction experience to work on Habitat construction sites in Boston. Working at the direction of the Construction Superintendent, the Construction Site Supervisor is responsible for planning and executing building activities on a daily basis at an assigned construction site.

Primary Responsibilities:

Preferences:

To Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this position at Habitat for Humanity to:
George O’Malley, Senior Director of Projects at: georgeomalley@habitatboston.org
Please put your full name and “Construction Site Supervisor” in the subject line.
Application Deadline: May 15, 2016



Construction Site Assistant

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston seeks a dedicated mission-driven individual with interest in construction to assist the Construction Site Supervisor in building homes for low-income families. If you like working outside, we’re looking for someone who enjoys working with people and can contribute to a cheerful and productive worksite while managing groups of volunteers in various construction activities. Actual construction experience is not required, but familiarity with power tools, carpentry and general construction practices is a plus. Experience working with nonprofit organizations is helpful, particularly experience in the AmeriCorps program. This is a full-time position.

To Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this position at Habitat for Humanity to:
George O’Malley, Senior Director of Projects at: georgeomalley@habitatboston.org
Please put your full name and “Construction Site Assistant” in the subject line.
Application Deadline: May 15, 2016



Construction Crew Leader - AmeriCorps National Direct Member

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston (HFHGB) is seeking two talented individuals to serve as AmeriCorps National Direct Construction Crew Leaders.

The Construction Crew Leaders will work with the HFHGB Construction staff to assist in the execution of all aspects of building a Habitat house, from lot clearing to final inspections and punch list. They will develop construction skills to help build Habitat homes and lead volunteer groups building Habitat homes.

Key Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

Benefits Include:

Habitat AmeriCorps National Direct members commit to 10.5 months of service and receive a living allowance of approximately $12,530. In addition, HFHGB will contribute a housing stipend of $200 a month for rent and a monthly T-pass for public transportation. The position begins at the end of August.

In-service training opportunities, post-service $5,775 Education Award, personal and sick leave, health care coverage, federal loan forbearance, and childcare (if eligible).

Habitat for Humanity engages people of all ages and backgrounds in addressing community needs.

Please email your resume and cover letter to hiring@habitatboston.org. Applications will be accepted until July 1st, 2016 or until these AmeriCorps positions are filled by qualified candidates, whichever occurs first.

ReStore Volunteers

Store Clerks

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston's ReStore is looking for volunteer store clerks who will assist customers, price merchandise, organize items, and could potentially help with some light paperwork.

Volunteer ReStore Warehouse Assistants

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is looking for Warehouse Assistants are needed to receive and process donations of building materials, kitchen cabinets, furniture and appliances, as well as, keep the storage areas and loading dock organized and clean. Applicant must be able to do moderate lifting. The positions are unpaid and ideally, you would be available 1-2 times a week to help out for a 4+ hour shift. We need volunteers Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm. Please send resume and cover letter to volunteers@habitatboston.org.

Internship Program

The mission of the Habitat Greater Boston Internship Program is to educate its participants in all aspects of a non-profit organization including marketing, community relations, legal affairs, fundraising and management. Through practical experience, interns learn in a high-energy environment. Habitat Greater Boston interns have a wonderful opportunity to help low-income families realize their dreams of homeownership, while contributing to their community and gaining valuable management and relationship-building skills.

We hire interns periodically throughout the year. Our ideal candidates are detail-oriented, self-motivated, and dedicated to our mission of building decent, affordable homes with families. Office interns typically work in our offices in Boston's North End and perform general administrative tasks.

To apply, send your cover letter and resume to volunteers@habitatboston.org.

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates for each position.