Employment Opportunities

Position: AmeriCorps VISTA Fellow – Marketing

Description: Jewish Family Services seeks a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA Fellow to join the marketing department as Marketing Associate/Social Media.  The VISTA will work with the Marketing Director to increase the reach and awareness of JFS with donors, volunteers, clients, partner organizations and the general community. The VISTA Fellow will initiate a comprehensive social media strategy; contribute to traditional and online marketing campaigns; and develop electronic and print marketing materials.

Marketing or communications degree and social media experience preferred.  A great opportunity for a recent college graduate or those with appropriate experience looking for a career change.

AmeriCorps VISTA Fellows: 

  • Make a yearlong, full-time service commitment to JFS (November 2014 – November 2015)
  • Receive a modest living stipend
  • Receive a $5,500 Education Award or $1500 cash stipend at the completion of year of service
  • Includes healthcare plan; vacation, sick and personal days

The AmeriCorps VISTA Fellow will be selected by September 15, 2014.  For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume by September 5 to Brenda Althouse, JFS Director of Marketing at balthouse@jfskc.org

AmeriCorps VISTA Fellows gain valuable skills and experience while making a meaningful impact on the community.   Click here for more information on the AmeriCorps-VISTA national service program.