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American Red Cross
1174 Progress Drive Suite 102
DescriptionYou are part of the Red Cross mission to provide life saving blood to our community. Your job is to represent Red Cross at blood drives and provide administrative support to Blood Drive Chairmen. You will assist with the recruitment and retention of lbood donors while working to ensure a positive donor experience. Every blood donation helps to save up to 3 lives. You will also enhance your sales, marketing and public relation skills.
ResponsibilitiesAlways represent Red Cross positively and professionally. Stay helpful, flexible and patient.
Partner with Team Supervisor, Blood Drive Chairperson and Recruitment Representative to ensure blood drives exceed goal by doing onsite recruitment, educating donors, providing excellent customer service, etc.
Invite individuals, as well as groups, to donate blood, volunteer and /or host a blood drive; determine what partnership opportunities may exist.
Prepare, maintain and deliver letters and promotional packets; generate printing of materials.
Make phone calls to recruit donors and/or remind them of their blood donation appointment.
RequirementsStrong verbal and written communication skills along with diplomacy, public relations, marketing and/or sales skills.
Customer service experience preferred. Commitment to putting the customer first at all times.
Attention to detail.
Ability to use standard office equipment, computer, copy machine, phone, etc.