Become a Volunteer

Become a Volunteer

The Saint Pio Foundation is looking for skilled volunteers, who can help us to fulfill our mission while becoming more familiar with the life of Padre Pio and his teachings.

Open volunteers positions appear below. If you are interested, please contact us at (203) 416-1471 or by email at info@saintpiofoundation.org.


General Volunteer Job Description

The General Volunteer role is responsible for providing administrate support to the Saint Pio Foundation events.

Responsibilities

  • Support the general administrative needs in support of the Saint Pio Foundation management
  • Orders and coordinates delivery of office supplies and other items
  • Assist in processing all incoming and outgoing mail on a daily basis
  • Performs routine clerical work, including filing, recording and typing of contact information
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management
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Required Qualifications

  • Must be comfortable with part-time volunteer hours on a long-term basis
  • High School Diploma or equivalent with at least one (1) year of administrative
  • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
  • Intermediate experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Self-motivated and very organized
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing work priorities and assignments
  • Passionate, positive attitude and team player
  • Consistently courteous and confident customer service skills
  • Ability to have a fluctuating work schedule

Social Media Coordinator Job Description

The Saint Pio Foundation is looking for a skilled volunteer Social Media Coordinator to join our staff. The Social Media Coordinator’s primary responsibilities will be assisting with social media strategy. He or she will be tasked with managing the social media reputation of the Foundation on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. The ideal candidate will be able to analyze and understand social media data and to use his or her insights to improve content decisions made by management.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as a social media expert, staying on top of current social media trends to ensure the Foundation’s content efforts are cutting-edge.
  • Knowledge of current secular and religious news events.
  • Track and report social media analytics for the Foundation and prepare reports for the Foundation’s management.
  • Conduct market research and collect data on social trends.
  • Assists with internal project management and social media content tasks as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of experience in social media.
  • Detail-oriented with strong organization and time management skills.
  • A passion for teamwork and customer service.
  • Ability to spot trends in social media and readiness to assist in the evolution of our strategies.
  • Knowledge of social media advertising campaigns and methods.
  • Strong analytical skills, strategic thinker with attention to detail.

Spanish Translator Job Description

The Spanish Translator role is responsible for translating documents from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English. The documents, speeches, newsletters, and web content are the Saint Pio Foundation’s communication tools, so the Spanish Translator holds a key position in preserving and promulgating the public reputation of the Saint Pio Foundation.

Responsibilities

  • Translate documents from English to Spanish for newsletters, speeches, and letters
  • Translate received Spanish correspondence to English
  • Deliver on commitments within the agreed upon timeline with accuracy and quality
  • Intermediate experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Develop communication skills (written, verbal, and listening) appropriate to the audience and situation
  • Maintain confidentiality

Required Qualifications

  • Language proficiency will be tested. An appropriate proficiency level will be required for writing and speaking both English and Spanish.
  • Translation experience is required.
  • Proficiency with translation software is desired.