Site Coordinator — Oakland, California About Us: Self-Help Federal Credit Union, , a $425M community development credit union, was chartered in 2008 to build in California a statewide network of branches that serve working families and generally underserved communities including people of color, women, and immigrants. Self-Help FCU has grown primarily by merging the operations of seven credit unions which now operate as Community Trust, a division of Self-Help FCU. We currently have 21 branches in the Bay Area, Central Valley of California, and Southern California. Self-Help and its affiliates are a nationally recognized nonprofit community development lender, real estate developer, and credit union manager. Since its founding in 1980, Self-Help and its affiliates have provided more than $6.08 billion of financing to over 74,000 families of modest means, small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Position Description: Self-Help FCU, a community development credit union seeks a qualified individual for a temporary position to coordinate and provide critical management to its Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site for the 2013 tax season. This individual will work closely with the Community Programs Coordinator. The Site Coordinator plays a vital role at the tax site. They are ultimately responsible for the quality of the returns completed, the overall flow and process at the tax sites, managing and supporting volunteers and ensuring adequate customer service. Requirements: • Complete an on-line course on Basic and Intermediate tax law and pass exams • Bilingual Spanish/English • Volunteer management experience • Strong organizational and communication skills • Computer literacy • Sensitivity to the financial experiences and diverse cultural backgrounds of Self-Help’s membership • Strong customer service skills • Flexibility to work evenings/weekends during the tax season • Experience with the VITA tax preparation program • Bachelors degree Compensation: Competitive salary, based on experience
How to apply: Interested individuals please send a resume and cover letter to, and reference the Job Ad and “Site Coordinator, Oakland, California” in the subject line of your message. By Fax: 707-551-4079 By Mail: PO Box 1552, Vallejo, CA 94590 We are an equal opportunity employer: Self-Help is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, class, age, religion, disability that can be accommodated, marital status, ancestry, nationality, family status or sexual orientation.



Sayla Eisner-Mix

Community Programs Coordinator

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