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Membership & Troop Support Specialist

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana
4.0 out of 5
5000 E Virginia St, Evansville, IN 47715
Hybrid work
$15 - $16 an hour - Full-time

Location

5000 E Virginia St, Evansville, IN 47715

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule

Full job description

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana (GSSI) is seeking a Membership and Troop Support Specialist who is an influential and persuasive networker that can speak passionately about the Girl Scout experience to attract girls, their parents, other caring adults, and community partner organizations to join, volunteer, promote, and give of their time and resources. A successful candidate will be a people-person who is results-driven, goal-orientated, and motivated with strong communication and networking skills.

This is a dynamic role, responsible for the full lifecycle of bringing new members and volunteers into Girl Scouts and providing ongoing support throughout the program year. As a Membership and Troop Support Specialist, you will lead the development and execution of girl and adult membership recruitment and retention plans to achieve annual membership goals and outcomes, using methods that reflect the community's strengths. This role also works to support volunteers throughout the year, including recruiting, selecting, appointing, training, and evaluating their success.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

· Acting as an ambassador of the mission and values of Girl Scouts and increasing awareness to positively impact membership growth and retention by engaging in the community, working with schools, faith-based institutions, businesses, etc., to build community awareness, highlight benefits of membership, and impact membership growth.

· Meeting individual membership and retention goals and benchmarks by hosting events, including but not limited to in-person meetings, back to school and troop sign up nights, and in-school girl talks and/or programs.

· Attending events and community engagements to promote the benefits of the Girl Scout experience.

· Building connections and partnerships with organizations in assigned communities.

· Guiding new families and volunteers through the process of joining Girl Scouts and help them find the right place within the organization.

· Supporting volunteer and girl retention by providing excellent customer service and relationship management.

· Providing volunteer management, training, and ongoing support. This includes volunteer placement, supervision, and on-going training support.

· Keeping current on program information (Girl Scout Leadership Experience, highest awards, product program, etc.) and support training and messaging offered to volunteers.

· Interpreting and enforcing policies and procedures with volunteers.

· Public speaking/presentations to both large and small groups.

· Frequent local travel, up to 50% of the time, during the peak seasons.

Details:

· Full-time position with a minimum of 30 hours a week with additional hours during peak recruitment months of August – November and April – May.

· Able to work flexible hours to include days, frequent evenings, and some weekends.

· Have reliable transportation.

· Must pass a background check.

· This position will involve a lot of time working in the field, which requires regular and frequent travel to meetings and events within the assigned service area(s). For office work, staff can choose to work remotely, in-office at our Evansville headquarters, or as a hybrid. All necessary equipment will be provided by Girl Scouts.

Compensation and Benefits

· Hourly Rate: $15/hour (Additional bilingual pay differential available for Spanish speaking candidates)

· 403B available with employer match

· Life Insurance policy provided by the organization

· Long Term Disability and Dismemberment policy provided by the organization

· Generous Paid Time Off and holiday time

Contact

Please send resumes to Jodie Cross, Director of Membership, at jcross@girlscouts-gssi.org.

DISCLAIMER

The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain, nor is it to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications, and objectives required of employees assigned to this job.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana is an equal employment employer. We will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all jobs title without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

WE ARE GIRL SCOUTS

Girl Scouts bring their dreams to life and work together to build a better world. Through programs from coast to coast, Girl Scouts of all backgrounds and abilities can be unapologetically themselves as they discover their strengths and rise to meet new challenges—whether they want to climb to the top of a tree or the top of their class, lace up their boots for a hike, advocate for climate justice, or make their first best friends. Backed by trusted adult volunteers, mentors, and millions of alums, Girl Scouts lead the way as they find their voices and make changes that affect the issues most important to them. To join us, volunteer, reconnect, or donate, visit girlscouts-gssi.org.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 - $16.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 30 per week

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus opportunities

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Evansville, IN 47715: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Evansville, IN 47715