Community Investment Associate

  • Sacramento Republic FC
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • 13 Jan, 2022
Part time Charity Community

Job Description

Status: Part-time, seasonal (non-exempt)
Timeframe: March through November 2022
Hours: Up to 15 hours per week (including gamedays)
Compensation: $15.00/hour

Job Summary:
Republic FC’s primary focus is on initiatives in health & fitness, building safe places to play, and collaborating with nonprofit organizations to further their mission. The Community Investment Associate will work with the Director of Community Investment and Vice President of Community Investment to implement programming initiatives. We welcome candidates who are problem solvers, quick learners, critical thinkers, are intellectually curious, organized and interested in supporting our Club, our fans, and the greater Sacramento Region.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Carry out our community donation program by reviewing, responding, and fulfilling in-kind donation requests to local nonprofit organizations and schools.
  • Assist with the execution of Community Investment events, including but not limited to annual fundraisers, nonprofit summits, player appearances, school visits, volunteer engagement events, and community soccer clinics.
  • Attend all Republic FC games and staffing the Community Investment area, including set up and break down.
  • Engage in research and creative brainstorms to maximize partnerships with local nonprofit organizations, including but not limited to: theme nights, complimentary ticket distributions, soccer field/court refurbishments, and volunteer opportunities.
  • Required: 
    • Attend all home games and other scheduled Community Investment events, which fall on nights and weekends. 
    • Possess a valid driver’s license and reliable mode of transportation. 
    • Able to work independently and in a collaborative work environment with strong organizational, interpersonal, and planning skills. 
    • Must adhere to Republic FC COVID-19 Protocols
  • Preferred: 
    • Meaningful experience with a nonprofit organization through employment and/or volunteering 
    • Passion for Sacramento, soccer, and growing the sport 
    • Experience in coaching and/or mentoring 
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While new health and safety protocols will be in place, the Community Investment Associate may interact directly with the public. The employee is exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, depending on the event as well as the location.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to lift and/or carry supplies; stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Republic FC is committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for employees as we welcome fans back to our stadium. We will continue to acknowledge all federal, state, and local guidelines in response to COVID-19, and continuously update and evolve stadium protocols in accordance with leadership and medical advances. All employees will receive additional training on new procedures and guidelines related to COVID-19.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.