Volunteer and Girl Recruitment Specialist

By September 21, 2018 No Comments

Website Girl Scouts Heart of Central California

Description, Compensation and Benefits:

The Recruitment Specialist is responsible to meet a new girl goal. This is done by developing and implementing a strategic marketing plan specific to assigned regions. This plan will result in the recruitment of girls and adult volunteers to fill existing troops or start new troops. Salary & Benefits: This position is an hourly/non-exempt and full time. The position comes with full benefits including medical, dental, vision, company-paid life insurance, retirement with matching, and sick/vacation leave.

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Design and implement a comprehensive  plan for girl and adult membership growth in targeted areas by researching market data, membership trends and other pertinent information relevant to designated geographic areas
  • Implement membership recruitment marketing strategies outlined in the council’s strategic plan including cultivating and organizing communities to result in increased girl and volunteer leads
  • Increase membership by identifying resources, building rapport and relationships, forming partnerships with community groups and businesses and faith-based institutions; planning and implementing activities which offer the opportunity to enhance visibility; and, making presentations to promote awareness of Girl Scouting and its value
  • Ensure timely, thorough and accurate recording of job-appropriate data in database
  • Use data effectively to improve their ability and the Council’s ability to achieve results and measure outcomes
  • Recruit and engage volunteers to assist with recruitment efforts
  • Host recruitment events within assigned area
  • Recruit to fill openings in the troop opportunity catalog in Volunteer Systems
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field, sales, marketing or community relations preferred
  • At least 2+ years of experience in a related field
  • Knowledge of Girl Scouts a plus
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office, Outlook, and a customer relationship management system such as Salesforce. Willingness to learn and use our Girl Scouts volunteer system
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish/Hmong) skills a plus
  • Must have a high level of interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate a commitment to recognize and respect the many forms of diversity
  • Demonstrate a willingness to embrace the Girl Scouts mission, goals, values and council-driven programs
  • Valid California driver’s license, a clean driving record, and proof of insurance
  • Available for council-required events (Annual Meeting, Girls Inspire, and more)
  • Strong sales, marketing, or community relation skills
  • Experience with community based organizations
  • Familiar with membership and population demographics
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data in order to formulate plans to achieve council membership goals
  • Ability to facilitate meetings; excellent public speaking skills

Application Instructions:

For more information about our council and to formally apply please visit our career center at https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=35e87a6c-ee72-4a87-8de4-3a70d0ad33c2&jobId=253163&selectedMenuKey=CareerCenter

About the Organization:

We're 2.6 million strong—1.8 million girls and 800,000 adults who believe in the power of every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ to change the world. Our extraordinary journey began more than 100 years ago with the original G.I.R.L., Juliette Gordon “Daisy” Low. On March 12, 1912, in Savannah, Georgia, she organized the very first Girl Scout troop, and every year since, we’ve honored her vision and legacy, building girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. We’re the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. And with programs from coast to coast and across the globe, Girl Scouts offers every girl a chance to practice a lifetime of leadership, adventure, and success.