RJCA is the Minnesota lead organization partner of the TRUST Network. The TRUST Network is a collaborative network of community mediation organizations who work together on a national, local, and neighborhood level towards the prevention and mitigation of violence, in the pursuit of positive peace. The TRUST Network aims to build a national cohesion and peacebuilding infrastructure for the US, that includes an Early Warning Early Action System to prevent violence. The primary focus at RJCA is to coordinate resources, partners, and a social media platform to provide awareness of and build the network in MN.
The Administrative Assistant is responsible for coordinating the expansion of the TRUST Network. Current efforts are focused on Minneapolis and Twin Cities efforts through outreach, research, building relationships, and collecting resources that expand the knowledge of community activities in MN that support the efforts of preventing, disrupting, and addressing violent community conflict. This position assists the MN TRUST Network leadership cohort by coordinating regular meetings, maintain and organize meeting minutes, and complete social media activity reports in a detailed and timely manner.
Responsibilities of the Administrative Assistant include:
Work in close relationship with the Executive Director of RJCA
Maintain relationships with the other leadership cohort team members, community partners and community members involved in the TRUST Network
Maintain all administrative responsibilities for the MN TRUST Network of RJCA
Maintain and update RJCA Facebook page with events and activities within the community from organizations partnering with, and under, the TRUST Network
Compose weekly emails to check-in with leadership members
Research community organizations and activities that align with TRUST Network goals
Maintain and expand resource and partner list
Research communication platform for TRUST Network
Generate and provide reports regarding events connected with the TRUST Network and community partners, as needed
Other duties as assigned