Budget Buddies is seeking strong candidates for the new position of

REGIONAL PROGRAM COORDINATOR – Boston

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Regional Program Coordinator will plan and implement the standard Budget Buddies financial literacy programs in the Boston region.

The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years experience working in the non-profit sector, be well organized, able to multi-task, be able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, and be able to travel to program locations – while sharing an enthusiasm for the Budget Buddies mission of promoting financial literacy and confidence among low-income women.

  • Develop and implement the standard Budget Buddies financial education program in conjunction with local partnering agencies
  • Work with partnering agencies to set program schedules, ensure programs are staffed with a sufficient number of volunteer coaches, and match coaches with buddies
  • Identify, recruit, and train program volunteers
  • Work with Budget Buddies staff in identifying partnering agencies
  • Work with Budget Buddies staff in identifying and training qualified workshop presenters
  • Schedule and facilitate volunteer information meetings, orientations and trainings for coaches and presenters
  • Schedule and facilitate coaches exchange meetings, and act as a support resource for coaches

Anticipated start date of June 2017.  This is a part time position at approximately 15 hours per week with the opportunity for additional hours over the next year.

Although workshops and meetings will take places at Boston agencies, this position is otherwise remote. Must be able to attend training in Chelmsford for the first 4-6 weeks

Interested candidates should contact Chrisanne Douglas, at c.douglas@budgetbuddies.org

 

PART-TIME COACHING COORDINATOR 

Budget Buddies has an immediate opening for a part time Coaching Coordinator in the Merrimack Valley and Southern New Hampshire.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in nonprofits serving low-income populations, including direct case work with clients, be a strong public speaker, be able to work evenings, and be willing to travel to program locations – while sharing an enthusiasm for the Budget Buddies mission of promoting financial literacy and confidence among low-income women.

This position is 10-15 hours per week, primarily evenings, and would require travel to Lawrence, Andover, Haverhill, and Nashua.

CORE PROGRAM

The Coaching Coordinator has primary responsibility for overseeing and supporting the Coaches who provide individual mentoring to participants in our programs. Tasks related to this responsibility include:

  • Run the Volunteer Information Nights, where potential Coaches are introduced to the Budget Buddies financial education program
  • Run the Coaches Orientation, where Coaches are trained as mentors
  • Work with Budget Buddies staff to match Coaches with program participants (“Buddies”)
  • Work with the Program Coordinator to bring Coaches’ concerns to the Partner Agency
  • Facilitate a monthly Coaches’ Exchange, where Coaches share their experiences and questions with each other
  • Maintain regular contact with Coaches and handle issues and questions as they arise.

Position open until filled. Interested candidates should contact Chrisanne Douglas, at c.douglas@budgetbuddies.org