Are you someone who likes to host beautiful parties, organize and plan, and meet new faces? Do you love to-do lists, sticky notes, and Target runs? Want to make a difference in babies’ lives while doing your job? Then joining the Mother’s Milk Bank at Austin (MMBA) as an Event Assistant might be for you.
This part-time position sits on the Outreach & Fundraising team and reports to the Fundraising Director. You will build our visibility in the local community by supporting our annual calendar of events from conception to cleanup. This includes event planning, vetting of venues, talent, and in-kind donations, prepping supplies and resources in advance of events, and representing the milk bank at our events. Outreach events span from tabling at local pregnancy fairs, to our own hosted parties for families involved with the milk bank, and our annual fundraising gala.
Clear and professional written and verbal communication
Attention to detail with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
Ability to work independently, stay on-task, and meet weekly goals without supervision
Calm demeanor under pressure
Design or event-planning background a plus
Availability to attend occasional events on evenings and weekends
Part-time (25 hours per week) salaried position based on $16-17 per hour (depending on experience)
To apply, send resume and cover letter to Kim Updegrove (kim@milkbankorg) by November 9, 2018
Are you someone who likes to master new skills and processes and then consistently deliver reliable results? Do you love to-do lists, sticky notes, and alphabetical order? Want to make a difference in babies’ lives while doing your job? Then joining the Mother’s Milk Bank at Austin (MMBA) as a Donor Program Assistant might be for you.
This full-time position sits on the Donor Mom Program team, and reports to the Donor Mom Program Coordinator. You will be responsible primarily for shepherding moms through the process of becoming an approved milk donor, which involves paperwork from the donating moms, medical records from their doctors, and bloodwork. With each successfully completed step, you’re bringing them one step closer to making a life-saving donation to MMBA.
Effective organization and written and verbal communication skills; very comfortable with telephone communication
Detail oriented with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
Full-time salaried position based on $14-15 per hour (depending on experience)
Includes health and life insurance, paid vacation and holidays
To apply, send resume and cover letter to Laura Tankersley (laurat@milkbankorg) by October 31, 2018