JOB OPENING: Community Outreach Coordinator

July 28, 2021

Job Title:                                 Community Outreach Coordinator

Company/Regional Office:     Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency

Reporting Relationship:         Director of Community Services & Relations

Work Schedule:                      8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Exemption Status:                  Exempt


Supervisory Position:             Non-Supervisory

Community Outreach Coordinator – (Summary of duties …

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