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Part-Time Positions Open for Hiring

 

Job Description

The Navigation Specialist (Navigator) is a professional mentor/coach who works directly with the military and civilian communities in Idaho.

 

The goal of the Navigation Specialist is to support the navigation network hub for veterans, military serving members, and their families in matching community resources for education, housing for heroes, Veteran & family-owned business, workforce transition, and family & wellness service to their needs identified.

 

There are 5 Navigation Specialist positions within the Idaho Veterans Chamber of Commerce organization, each one working within a specific service area.

 

The Workforce Navigation Specialist will work closely with the Workforce Committee, Employers, Educators, Military and Veterans Services Organizations, and Job Seekers.  The employers and job seekers will be the primary clients served through navigation support, education, awareness, and work-based learning initiatives.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma

Position Duties:

  • Navigates the pathway toward successful career placement by looking at an individual's education level, work history, and interests to suggest potential career paths and set career goals for their clients. 

  • Match transitioning military members and their families with employment opportunities.

  • Deliver presentations, workshops, or support conferences and job fairs to promote services provided to both employers and job seekers.

  • Track and report on interactions, steps taken, and services provided to both employers and job seekers in the customer relationship database (HubSpot).

  • Work closely with the Community Outreach Director in managing navigation services provided through initial request of services through steps taken to provide resources and support and continued follow up through the navigation process.

  • Track client experience and success rates for grant monitoring purposes.

  • May support job seekers in resume/cover letter and LinkedIn profile review, preparation for interviews, administering aptitude and skills-based assessments, and application for career opportunities leading to successful job placement.

  • Will establish career plans and pathways during their search for the right employer that matches the skills and desires of the job seeker through introductions, job search techniques, and networking opportunities to gain entry into the workforce.

  • Maintain records and supporting documentation of all clients

  • Create and continuously promote job seekers' qualifications and those searching for work through social media and virtual communications platforms.

 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have knowledge in Canva, Wix, all social media platforms, Microsoft, Google suites, Outlook or be willing to learn platforms.

  • Having experience with HubSpot or other customer relationship management database systems is highly desired.

Position Type: Part-time (10-20 hours/week)

WORKFORCE NAVIGATOR SPECIALIST

 

Job Description

The Navigation Specialist (Navigator) is a professional mentor/coach who works directly with the military and civilian communities in Idaho.

 

The goal of the Navigation Specialist is to support the navigation network hub for veterans, military serving members, and their families in matching community resources for education, housing for heroes, Veteran & family-owned business, workforce transition, and family & wellness service to their needs identified.

 

There are 5 Navigation Specialist positions within the Idaho Veterans Chamber of Commerce organization, each one working within a specific service area.

 

The Veteran & Family-Owned Business Navigation Specialist navigates the pathway between the military member or family member and a host of veteran services & community partners to provide our members with resources for business coaching and development, HR services, training, planning, funding, and non-profit support.

They will work together with the Veteran & Family-Owned Business Committee, in supporting the military-connected member's needs, creating partnerships with civilian entrepreneurs and non-profit resources & services.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma

Position Duties:

  • Navigates the pathway toward business resources either within the IDVCC or with partnerships built with other organizations, agencies, and installations that support business ownership in the State of Idaho.

  • Deliver presentations, workshops, or support conferences and job fairs to promote services provided to both employers and job seekers.

  • Track and report on interactions, steps taken, and services provided to both the Idaho agencies and organizations and the business owner in the customer relationship database (HubSpot).

  • Work closely with the Community Outreach Director in managing navigation services provided through initial request of services through steps taken to provide resources and support and continued follow up through the navigation process.

  • Track client experience and success rates for grant monitoring purposes.

  • May support job business owners in building business plans, funding, operating expenses, marketing, legal, HR, and other areas to assist with startup, growth, and/or scaling.  

  • Will establish action plans and pathways for building or growing the business in which, they are starting or growing.

  • Maintain records and supporting documentation of all clients and report to Community Outreach Director the needs for the business owner.

  • Create and continuously promote opportunities for the IDVCC veteran and family business owner navigation services through social media and marketing platforms.

  • May be required to meet in person or on zoom with business owners.

  • Develop processes, workflows, and ensure process improvement practices are modeled as the organization builds and grows the mission.

 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have knowledge in Canva, Wix, all social media platforms, Microsoft, Google suites, Outlook or be willing to learn platforms.

  • Having experience with HubSpot or other customer relationship management database systems is highly desired.

Position Type: Part-time (10-20 hours/week)

ENTREPRENEURSHIP  NAVIGATOR SPECIALIST

MARKETING AND ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST

Job Description:

We serve all veteran and military service members, spouses, and dependents that will serve as a collaboration space connecting them further into the community and/or with other Veteran Service Organizations.

 

This position reports to the Executive Director. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented, energetic, self-disciplined, and tenacious veteran ambassador with a clear understanding of the needs of veterans and their family members within the community on a cultural, social, and economic level.

 

He or she will have demonstrated effective communications skills, good time management, personal accountability, understanding and participation in process improvement, and interpersonal skills to support the 5 core navigation services the chamber provides to all veterans, their family members, and community partners and working with a primarily remote team.

 

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma

Job Duties:

  • Supports the marketing committee with design brochures, flyers, and marketing materials

  • Supports the events committee with administrative and marketing support.

  • Design, develop, and maintain all forms and surveys.

  • Manages agendas and minutes for committee meetings.

  • Social Media content creation and management.

  • Advertising and communicating events, promotions, resources, and support services through our social media platforms.

  • Supporting the marketing team with marketing activities by demonstrating expertise in various areas, including optimization, advertising, social media, direct marketing, and event planning.

  • Create newsletters and communications to our membership and community partners.

  • Manage and maintain the Chamber website as needed.

  • May be required to work with Interns to support tasks.

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

The successful candidate will:

  • Support the Executive and Membership Director with administrative tasks.

  • Take part in brainstorming sessions, offering analytical insights to develop and plan creative marketing campaigns that increase brand awareness.

  • Assist in the execution of marketing plans to reach target audience through identified channels.

  • Create, maintain, and distribute monthly marketing reports showing the achievement of critical metrics regarding lead generation, content creation, website traffic, and other KPIs.

  • Assist marketing committee and team in development and execution of marketing campaigns, including content creation, new services launch, and social media.

  • Have knowledge of Canva, Wix, all social media platforms, Microsoft, Google suites, Outlook or be willing to learn platforms.

  • Having experience with HubSpot or other customer relationship management database systems is highly desired.

Position Type: Part-time (10 -20 hours/week)

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