Work at United Way

Work at United Way

United Way of South Texas currently has two positions open:

Community Relations/Public Sector Associate (deadline to apply: April 12, 2019).



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Public Administration, or a related field. Social Work hours or experience is not required but a plus.

 Special Knowledge / Skills

  • Strong organizational, communication & people skills.
  • Experience in developing a year round marketing and communications plan, including the production of campaign brochure, newsletters, annual reports and press releases.
  • Knowledge and experience managing social media platforms.
  • Preference for a technologically savvy individual who also has experience with WordPress (for website) and Adobe software (i.e. Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) for producing United Way promotional material.
  • Ability to use personal vehicle (and carry liability insurance) for work purposes.
  • Grant Writing skills is a plus.


  • Experience in Communications and Public Relations.
  • Be collaborative; a team player; results-driven leadership style.
  • Experience in the non-profit sector is a plus.

A job description is available upon request. Please email your resume to or submit a hard copy to 113 W. Pecan Blvd., McAllen, TX 78501 by April 12 for consideration.

ASSISTANT VITA PROGRAM COORDINATOR (United Way of South Texas Economic Mobility VISTA) (deadline to apply: April 11, 2019).

This is a position made possible by the Corporation for National and Community Service, United Way Worldwide, Americorps VISTA and United Way of South Texas. View the service description and details here: