YOUNG GAY & BI MEN'S PROJECT LEAD
Open until filled.
Mpowerment Project Coordinator for Young Gay/Bisexual Men of Color at AIDS Outreach Center (AOC) in Fort Worth: The Mpowerment Project (MP) is an HIV prevention/community-building program at AIDS Outreach Center focused on gay and bisexual men of color. An energetic, team-oriented and committed individual is needed to implement Mpowerment in Fort Worth for young gay and bisexual men of color between the ages of 18 and 29, focusing on the African-American/Black and the Latino/Hispanic population. Responsibilities include logistics planning of events and outreach activities; recruiting young gay and bisexual men for the program and its events/activities; organizing and overseeing weekly events and outreach planning meetings; supervising volunteers; facilitating meetings; participating in the development of safer sex publicity materials and attending staff meetings. Position requires working some evenings, late nights and weekends, and demonstrate working knowledge of social media apps and other new media platforms (such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.). Successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and leadership qualities; be a self-starter and able to work collaboratively in a team setting; and capable of completing job tasks with little supervision. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed.
Good communication skills and leadership qualities are required. Must be comfortable discussing sex and sexuality with young gay and bisexual men of color and a diversity of audiences. Must be knowledgeable about HIV/AIDS prevention, gay male sexuality, gay male issues and the local gay community. Must have experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, etc.). Successful candidate should have meeting planning experience, excellent organizational skills and multi-tasking ability.
Bilingual English-Spanish skills preferred. This is a full-time position which includes benefits, paid time-off and training. Hourly wage begins at $16 per hour, depending on experience, for 40 hours per week. Position currently open until filled.
Please submit a cover letter with your resume. No phone calls, please.
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