CAREERS

CAREERS AT OPEN M

Community Works Connection Manager

About OPEN M

The mission of OPEN M, a Christian ministry, is to provide pathways out of poverty for all by feeding the hungry, caring for the sick, and strengthening the community. Our vision is to be a community leader in breaking the cycle of poverty and transforming lives, one person and one family at a time. Our core programs include the Free Medical Clinic, food programs, and CWC, a holistic employment service.

The Community Works Connection Manager is an integral member of the OPEN M team. The Community Works Connection (CWC) workshop is an intensive job readiness program that prepares participants for sustainable employment. Following the 5 day workshop, graduates meet with a case manager to focus on removing barriers to self-sufficiency.

Reports To

Chief Executive Officer

Job Type

Full-time, 40 hours per week

Compensation and Benefits

Annual salary $40,000 – $47,000 based upon experience

Recruitment of corporate employers and CWC participants (50%)

1. Recruit new employers for collaboration with CWC program services

2. Nurture and maintain relations with employers, building a collection of core employers

3. Oversee the recruitment of program participants

Program development, implementation and evaluation (20%)

1. Build capacity to sustain and grow CWC

2. Improve upon the existing curriculum

3. Oversee CWC budget

Motivation and engagement of staff (20%)

1. Maintain strong bonds between CWC staff

2. Delegate CWC duties when necessary

3. Maintain strong and constructive communication between staff members

4. Bring a positive perspective and energy to the overall OPEN M family

Administrative (10%)

1. Collect, evaluate, and report CWC statistics

2. Assist with fundraising activities and contract renewals

• Passion for OPEN M’s vision and mission

• Bachelor’s degree preferred

• Highly developed written and oral communication skills

• Marketing and public relations skills to engage businesses, volunteers, and a diverse group of clients

• Understanding of and strong connection with the corporate network in Summit County

• Experienced social service program manager

• Proven ability to manage a team and maintain positive relationships

• High degree of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills

• Understanding of individuals living in generational and situational poverty

• Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

• Able to manage time, to be on time and to meet deadlines

• Able to work independently and willing to seek advice when needed

• Receptive to support staff input

• Ability to think outside the box

• Excellent organizational skills

1. Submit resume to n.kreis@openm.org

2. Submit a cover letter, including the following information:

• Summary of your background and relevant experience

• Explanation of how you connect to our mission

• Explanation of why you are the best fit for this position

• Contact information and the best time to reach you

Background check and drug screen required. No calls or walk-ins. EOE/M/F/D/V

Join OPEN M’s fight to provide pathways out of poverty for all!

OPEN M IS HERE TO MEET YOUR NEEDS.

Our mission is to build bridges out of poverty by fostering health, wellness and nutrition for the body; education for the mind; and hope, joy and spiritual growth for the soul. We do this by offer five programs to the community, all with the common goal of breaking the cycle of poverty and improving the health of the community, one family at a time.

VIEW FULL SERVICES

CWC

Community Works Connection (CWC) offers a 5-day workshop focusing on job readiness, financial literacy, getting and keeping a full-time job.

FOOD PROGRAMS

Food programs help you feed your family with emergency food assistance, hot lunches, and monthly food giveaways.

MEDICAL CLINIC

Free Medical Clinic that provides primary healthcare, with a range of specialties to those without health insurance.

OTHER SERVICES

We host other services like A.A. throughout the year.

KEY POINTS

2017 CLINIC VISITS
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YEARS OF SERVICE
MEALS SERVED

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