Volunteer Support Specialist with Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington
Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington is seeking a Volunteer Support Specialist. This objective of this position is to support, assign, manage, and train volunteers. This person will need to be well-spoken, caring, customer service-orientation, have impeccable attention to detail, and thorough follow-through. This position requires public speaking, training groups of people, and frequent local travel.
Our Organization: We are the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. We serve to help every girl discover their strengths and unlock their full potential. We prepare girls to empower themselves to be leaders in their lives and in the world. Girl Scouts is Girl-led, volunteer-supported, and over 20,000 strong throughout our service area. Through scouting, we help girls builds courage, confidence, and character to make the world a better place.
Every girl has the power to change the world
Our job is to provide programs, facilities, and support
We help members and volunteers maximize their positive impact
Our employees get great benefits for great work
The Position: We're looking for a Volunteer Support Specialist. This is a full-time position, starting at $17.21/hour, $18.09 if English/Spanish Bilingual.
Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, long-term disability, short-term disability
We also provide a generous retirement plan, paid time off, and paid holidays
See more details on our website
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Public speaking skills
Training and presentation skills
Volunteer management and/or customer relationship management experience
Willing to travel throughout service area to attend member recruiting events and meetings
Willing to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends, as needed
English/Spanish Bilingual, preferred
Manage volunteers including selection, placement, supervision, and ongoing support
Interpret and enforce policies and procedures with volunteers
Assist in the development of volunteer resources
Attend volunteer team meetings to provide guidance and support
The Location: This position works out of our Eugene Service Center. This role requires significant travel to attend events, meet with leads, and volunteers.
Why you should apply:
Meaningful Work. Get paid to support an amazing nonprofit organization and make a positive difference in the world, every day
Supportive Culture. Our culture is supportive and collaborative. The same principles that apply to our members, apply to our staff, because we are members too!
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion. We encourage, value and honor diversity, and support an culture of equity and inclusion. We are committed to fostering racial and ethnic diversity at every level of the organization. We are an equal opportunity employer.
Health Benefits. We offer generous health, dental, and vision plan options, some with no employee premium costs
Retirement Contribution. Eligible employees receive 3.5% employer contribution, no employee match required
Paid Time Off. Full-time employees can earn up to 22 days of PTO per year, and 11 paid holidays per year
Peace of mind. Eligible employees receive employer paid Life/AD&D, Long Term Disability, and Short Term Disability Insurance
How to Apply:
Submit your application with resume via our careers site at https://girlscoutsosw.applicantpool.com/jobs/339697.html
Applications not submitted through our website will not be considered.