Membership Recruitment Coordinator (Marysville)
$15.00 per hour, temporary, part-time (varies 10-20 hours per week)
At Girl Scouts we know that given the opportunity, every girl can become a leader with the courage to act on her values, develop the ability to make clear decisions, and acquire the self-confidence to make a difference in the world around her. Girl Scouts helps girls grow courageous and strong through girl-driven programs, reflecting the ever-changing needs and interests of girls. In the model of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE), the activities we do in Girl Scouts and the way that we do them (processes) result in outcomes that empower girls to become leaders.
Girl Scouts of Western Washington is seeking an advocate of Girl Scouts in the Snohomish County area to join the North Region team as a Membership Recruitment Coordinator. This individual will present the benefits of Girl Scouting at recruiting events in Snohomish County and Whidbey Island. This is a part-time, temporary position anticipated to be needed from December 2013 through May 2014. The work schedule will vary depending on the number of recruiting events, but would typically be between 10-20 hours per week. Recruiting events are typically held evenings and weekends at locations in the community. Mileage is reimbursed.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the job title, your last name and where you saw this job posting.
Girl Scouts of Western Washington is committed to supporting a diverse workforce that is reflective of the many communities we serve.
Plan and implement events designed to engage new girls and volunteers in Girl Scout activities, including troops, camp and special programs. Work in partnership with local volunteers, when available.
Support the on-boarding of new volunteers and formation of new troops
Make contact with schools, organizations, businesses to secure authorization for distribution of Girl Scout marketing materials
Support marketing of Girl Scout activity including: facilitate the printing and distribution of school recruitment flyers, online volunteer postings, emails, letters, posters, press releases and other tools.
Confidently present to diverse groups the essence of Girl Scouts and the specifics of volunteering with Girl Scouts.
Support volunteers as requested with event planning, preparing materials for volunteer use at recruitment events.
In addition to the above, perform other duties as assigned.
· High school diploma or equivalent
· Proficient in Word and Access or other database system
· Good persuasive, public speaking skills and comfortable speaking to groups
· Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize deadlines
· Experience as a Girl Scout volunteer and/or other knowledge of the Girl Scout organization required
· Availability to work varied hours, including evenings and weekends
· Experience in public relations, marketing or sales preferred
· Strong interpersonal skills to ensure effective interactions with individuals at all levels and backgrounds
· Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on occasion
· Valid driver’s license, vehicle in working condition, proof of insurance, and the ability to fulfill timely and extensive travel requirements across widespread regional geography (Snohomish County and Whidbey Island).
· Maintain membership in Girl Scouts
· Satisfactory results from criminal background search
About Girl Scouts of Western Washington
Girl Scouts is for every girl and we are committed to serving girls who face sometimes overwhelming obstacles through programs such as Girl Scouts Beyond Bars, serving daughters of incarcerated parents, Girl Scouts in the School Day, serving girls in low income schools and Girl Scouts Her Vision Her Voice, serving girls in low income housing communities, residential care centers, and foster or kinship care environments. We currently serve over 26,000 girls in partnership with nearly 13,000 volunteers throughout seventeen counties in western Washington. In addition to our headquarters, we operate field offices located in Bellevue, Bremerton, DuPont and Marysville, as well as six camp properties: Camp Lyle Mcleod and Camp St. Albans near Belfair, Camp Robbinswold on the Hood Canal, Camp Evergreen near Longview, Camp Klahanee near Hoquiam and Camp River Ranch, near Carnation.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Yours in Scouting,
Troop Program Manager
Girl Scouts of Western Washington
1331 State Avenue, Suite A
Marysville, WA 98270
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