Posting ID : A1068505632
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Sales
Are you driven by purpose? Girl Scouts build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Our mission is the foundation that drives all of our business practices, and at the heart of everything we do. How would you like to be part of an organization that is motivated by making a difference in the lives of the girls right here in our community, while providing meaningful and fulfilling career opportunities for its employees?
Our Membership team is seeking a self-directed, and results driven individual who is passionate about engaging parents and girls in joining Girl Scouts, and spreading the word about our mission. Additionally, this position will be responsible for the implementation of all aspects of our recruitment strategy in order to attain increased and sustainable girl and adult membership growth on the Treasure Coast.
What other fun & exciting things will you be doing?
Implement year-round girl, adult and volunteer recruitment & retention strategies that result in achieving the council's goals.
Recruit and manage volunteers appointed in roles responsible for recruitment, placement of girls in troops and training and mentoring of newly registered adults in volunteer positions (i.e. troop leaders and co-leaders).
Develop collaborations with strategically identified organizations, business and agencies for membership expansion programs; including grants, and retention in traditional and target markets.
Maintain and reference community profiles, including demographic, statistical, income, school, business, competition agencies and stakeholder groups to recruit in new markets.
Who are we seeking?
A consummate professional, who has previous demonstrated experience in successful recruitment or sales.
A candidate who possesses the ability to multi-task, work and travel independently (within and outside of general office hours)
Demonstrated experience in volunteer recruitment and/or volunteer management.
A dynamic individual who is proficient in public speaking, presenting to small and large groups of staff, volunteers, and potential new girls and adults, facilitation, and the development of PowerPoint presentations, and display boards.
Someone who has demonstrated proficiency in the use of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook, as well as Internet Explorer and the Web.
An individual who has the ability to work effectively with adults, girls and community partners reflective of the council's diversity including race, religion, economic status and disability.
A candidate with a reliable vehicle, and maintain a valid Florida State drivers' license with a satisfactory driving record and eligibility for coverage under any applicable agency insurance.
What else will you need?
A Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience.
Minimum of three years demonstrated professional experience in sales or recruitment and/or volunteer management.
An understanding and acceptance of the Girl Scout beliefs and principles
What will you get?
We are an energetic group that works really hard, but we also have lots of fun. In addition to a fantastic work environment that provides its employees with extensive training opportunities that support both professional and personal growth, we offer an exceptional benefits package to include paid holidays and summer shut-down and winter breaks. Yes -- you've read that correctly! The well-being of our employees is at the forefront of what we do. We place an importance on providing a work-life balance for our employees, so we actually pay our employees to unplug! In addition to paid summer and winter breaks, we provide vacation and sick time, medical, dental, employee assistance program, life and disability insurance, FSA, employee discounts at our on-site Council shop, along with a 401-K plan with employer match.
This position will be mostly out-based with flexible work arrangements and extensive travel throughout the Treasure Coast. Candidate must be self-directed, enjoy working in a collaborative environment, and possess the flexibility and enthusiasm to accommodate many evening and weekend work requirements.
How do you apply?
Complete our online application in consideration for an opportunity to begin your career in Girl Scouting today!
Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.