Community Outreach & Event Planning VISTA
wichita (ksor), ks usa
Requisition ID: req7028
Job Title: Community Outreach & Event Planning VISTA
Sector: Administrative/General Office
Employment Category: Fixed Term
Employment Type: Full-Time
Open to Expatriates: No
Location: Wichita (KSOR), KS USA
The IRC a leading providers of high quality programming for refugees resettling to the United States. Throughout the United States, IRC helps to create opportunities for refugees to survive and thrive in America through a network of resettlement offices and three offices privately administering statewide or regional refugee programs. The Kansas Office of Refugees (KSOR) was established in July 2016, to administer the Kansas Refugee Program, including statewide coordination, outreach and refugee-focused funding opportunities.
The Kansas Office for Refugee (KSOR) is responsible for the coordination of refugee services across the state of Kansas. In this role, KSOR responds to community needs by organizing and supporting several events, including: stakeholder meetings, quarterly consultation meetings and community forums in multiple areas across Kansas, partner coordination meetings, and bringing in guest speakers to provide training to stakeholders and partners. As part of the KSOR team, the Community Outreach & Event Planning VISTA will provide critical support of the planning and execution of these events. They will also coordinate strategic outreach efforts to ensure all relevant stakeholders are present and engaged in coordination efforts.
Reports to the KSOR Partnership Manager; will work closely with other KSOR staff as needed.
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