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Christmas Red Kettle Coordinator - Utica, NY

Christmas Red Kettle Coordinator - Utica, NY

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USD $12.00/Hr.
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Temporary Full-Time

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The Salvation Army is hiring!


We are seeking an energetic, outgoing, and highly motivated community member to lead The Salvation Army's Christmas Kettle Campaign in the Utica, NY area.


This position is seasonal, and will be scheduled up to 40 hours per week beginning 10/2/17 through 12/24/2017.


  • Coordinate all fundraising activities for the annual Red Kettle drive and Angel Tree Program
  • Recruit individual and group bell ringer volunteers
  • Promote Red Kettle drive using radio, newspaper, TV, Social Media, and other media outlets as able
  • Contact local vendors for permission to ring bells/establish kettle sites
  • Coordinate schedules of volunteers at all kettle sites
  • Collect and deposit kettle donations as directed by Treasurer, Chairperson and/or Corps Officer
  • Communicate with sponsors of Angel Tree Program
  • Assist clients elgible to sign up for Angel Tree Program
  • Coordinate distribution of Angel Tree Program Gifts


  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent required.


  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Accurately and securely handle monetary donations
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and various social media platforms, with access to a personal computer.
  • Understanding and ability to work with Media Outlets
  • Ability to speak in public settings
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.