American Red Cross SAF Specialist (Services to the Armed Forces) in Everett, Washington

Job Description: Are you a dedicated professional seeking to meet the needs of the United States Military. Do you want to directly impact military members, veterans and their families? Does the mission of American Red Cross and it's programs and services bring to mind all the possibilities available to directly impact people in your community? If you are seeking adventure and an opportunity to make a real difference in the world then American Red Cross has an exciting opportunity for you. As a Specialist working in Services to the Armed Forces you will be able to partner with your team and community members to achieve a variety of objectives including; - Relationship Management Support and Community Outreach: Supports building relationships with military leadership, key organizations and community leaders. Cultivates relationships and partnerships with external constituents in the local community, including government organizations, corporate partners, civic organizations and other community charitable and nonprofit agencies with the purpose of furthering the mission of the Red Cross. Outreach includes command meetings, education briefings, presentations or information sessions. - Volunteer Management Support: Supports a volunteer program to meet the workforce model and to enable delivery of SAF programs and services. Assists in the supervision of volunteer staff. Works closely with Regional Volunteer Services to develop and implement strategic regional SAF volunteer program. Helps ensure volunteer staff ratio reflects the diversity of the population being served. - Service Delivery: Ensures the delivery of SAF core services to all clients within their jurisdiction. Supports the other lines of ARC service to ensure the delivery of Preparedness, Health and Safety Services training, disaster preparedness and response, and Red Cross Blood Services. Services may include use of case management system, presenting briefings, collection of data, providing needed materials, and outreach within the community. - Reporting & Admin Support: Monitors and reports on the outcomes and results of programs and services to ensure organizational accountability and makes recommendations for continuous improvement to ensure metrics are consistently met. To be successful in this position we are seeking candidates with strong communication skills, demonstrated experience in relationship building and performs tasks with a sense of urgency while maintaining accuracy, tact and diplomacy. We are seeking candidates with a bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years related experience. For the right candidate a combination of education and experience is acceptable. The ability to balance multiple priorities is essential. Experience with American Red Cross programs and services is desired. Familiarity with military culture, regulations and protocol is strongly desired. This is considered a "mobile" position. This means that you will have the opportunity to travel internationally with American Red Cross to support our service members wherever they are. Due to the exciting nature of this aspect of our role additional requirements must be met. * U.S. citizenship is required. Must be able to obtain a secret security clearance and a no-fee U.S. passport. * Mobility is a condition of employment and an essential function of this position. * Must accept work assignments to deployment locations in or near conflict areas, where the American Red Cross is providing services to members of the military. * Must meet strict medical and physical requirements, including immunizations required by the U.S. military. * May be required to wear military uniforms, and live and work in harsh and stressful environment in conflict areas. If hired, you'll enjoy working with a dynamic team, the growth, development and team spirit that only the American Red Cross can offer as well as