Part-time Admin/Social Media Assistant 

for Regenerative Gardening Organization

Resilient Roots is looking for someone to join us that is committed and passionate about

our mission and vision and being a part of our small but growing organization.  

 

We are a unique, non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage engagement in gardening/landscaping in an eco-friendly way that uses nature as a model and therefore enhances water quality and wildlife habitat while providing a harvest and being aesthetically appealing.  To fulfill our mission, we offer a variety of educational opportunities through workshops and classes, consultations and designs, and work with low-moderate income organizations to provide food and gardening education.

 

Currently, we have one full-time Executive Director (ED) and are looking for someone that can take responsibility for social media, managing the website, help with event coordination, perform some database management, and a variety of other tasks.

 

Candidates would have a strong interest in learning more about gardening, permaculture, and regenerative agriculture.

 

Qualifications - The applicant should have the following skills, education and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (preferred)

  • Outstanding organizational skills 

  • Understanding of non-profit organizations

  • Commitment to the organization’s mission

  • Proficiency in computer skills 

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Familiar with Wix, Mail Chimp, Little Green Light, Social media platforms, and Google Suite

  • The ability to work collaboratively and build relationships

  • Good listener

  • Someone with initiative and follow-through

  • Team player working towards a common goal.

Responsibilities

  • Create and schedule regular postings on FB and Instagram

  • Work w/ ED to develop and execute a branding and marketing plan for RR

  • Assist in managing events - advertising, sign-up, help with planning, set-up and day-of coordination and follow-up.

  • Maintain and expand the website

  • Perform database management to facilitate marketing and development activities

  • Guide volunteers in some basic activities 

  • Assist ED with:

Event coordination

Development related tasks

Newsletters, annual reports

  • Communicate effectively and proactively to the public about our mission

  • Have a willingness to get hands dirty and do bit of everything.

 

Hours: 

This is a part-time position (8 and 16 hours) - the number of hours may vary based on the season.  

 

Other:

  • Candidate will work closely with the ED to learn about the organization and how to manage their responsibilities.

  • This is an in-person position – not remote.

  • The candidate should be willing to work some weekend half days, primarily in the spring and fall. 

  • Should share interest and passion for RR mission and vision.

 

 

To apply email: kristiekapp@resroots.org

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