American Red Cross San Jose, CA, USA
Apr 20, 2018
Job Description Job Description: As one of the nation's premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world. We provide almost half of the nation's blood supply, as well as humanitarian relief at home and abroad. We turn compassion into action through the care we provide our blood donors, and the spirit of service we share with our colleagues. Learn more about the life-saving impact our employees have in their communities in this short video: The Men and Women Behind Our Mission Position Summary We are seeking a customer-focused, compassionate individual to contact blood donors and schedule appointments. Blood Donor Schedulers in this fast-paced role will follow scripting and have excellent attention to detail. As a Blood Donor Scheduler, you can play a direct role in our life-saving mission, ensuring that others continue to receive the gift of life! Blood Donor Scheduler- Responsibilities Schedule prospective blood donors from a variety of sources by phoning individuals to make donation appointments Contact active or former blood donors to increase both the frequency of their donations and the number of donors at chapter offices or blood drives, to meet our collection goals Coordinate reminder calls, follow-ups, log-in of data and maintenance of records Follow a process and appropriate scripting for conducting a call with a donor, to ensure a consistent donor experience Interact in a positive, proactive, and customer-focused manner with both internal and external customers, demonstrating care and compassion at all times The aforementioned responsibilities of the Blood Donor Scheduler describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list. Why the American Red Cross? We offer employee growth and development, an incomparable team spirit and a comprehensive benefits package inclusive of health and 401K. Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent required Minimum one year of telephone and customer service or telemarketing experience required Computer experience, excellent customer service and problem-solving skills required Effective verbal communication skills, the ability to work with potentially difficult customers, and comfort working in a fast-paced environment required Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day. The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. Company Description As one of the nation's premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world. We depend on the many generous contributions of time, blood, and money from the American public to support our lifesaving services and programs. If you share our passion for helping people, join us in this excellent career opportunity.