Are you a friendly, organized person who enjoys building relationships and connecting people? Would you like to do it on the behalf of girls? Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan is seeking a membership specialist. These staffers are connected to the community, communicate with schools and other places where kids gather, and get the news out about Girl Scouting. They also build a support network for adult volunteers, getting them started through training and empowering them to be leaders who realize girls’ dreams.
Full time, hours vary and some local travel required. This job is responsible for raising the visibility and access to Girl Scouting in parts of Arenac, Iosco, Ogemaw, Roscommon and Gladwin Counties
Actively works to develop and increase girl and adult membership, promote the image of Girl Scouting in the community, increase visibility of Girl Scouting and broaden the base for community support. Serves as the primary point of contact for external audiences in assigned geographic region with a focus on recruitment of members, identification of Community Outreach partners and program partners. This individual will use their expertise of the assigned geographic territory to strategically identify prospects, make effective presentations and grow our membership and base of support.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Position will oversee membership in Arenac, Iosco, Ogemaw, Roscommon and Gladwin Counties
Education and Experience
Must have own transportation and the ability to travel within the jurisdiction. Frequent travel within the council to various meeting locations with staff and volunteers. Travel is primarily during the business day and evening hours.
Operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and a point of sale system. Will spend many of hours each day interacting with volunteers, potential volunteers, and parents/guardians. Some days will require sitting in front of a computer or on the phone for prolonged periods. May have opportunity to occasionally interact with girls and engaging them in programming. May be required to work outdoors on occasion in all types of weather from rain, snow, heat and cold. Able to move/lift/manipulate up to 25 pounds.
This position has no supervisory responsibility.
Equal Employment Opportunities Statement
Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. Equal employment opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.