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One of the most rewarding ways to get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters is to work with us. A career with Big Brothers Big Sisters is an opportunity to merge your talents and personal values with your desire to make a difference.

Every day, we are changing the perspectives of children and enabling them to see the world around them in a more positive light. With that newfound point of view, they can see their potential more clearly and dream bigger about their future. Our success is a result of committed and inspired employees, working together to make a lasting impact on America's youth, schools, and communities.

Current Openings (1):

Volunteer Recruitment Specialist:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County is the premier youth mentoring agency that provides youth with professionally supported one-to- one mentoring relationships. Reporting to the Program Director, the agency is seeking a Volunteer Recruitment Specialist (VRS) who will be mission-driven, a strong communicator, and a self-starter. S/he will have experience with recruitment, sales, customer service, event planning, and be a team player. The VRS recruits potential volunteers and youth as needed by cultivating new corporate, collegiate, and community partners as well as managing existing partner relationships. S/he will actively represent the agency at community events, corporate networking events, outreach opportunities, and other activities to increase awareness of agency mission and volunteer needs. S/he will possess a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, experience planning and executing events, and a desire to work on a dynamic and fast-paced team. An ideal candidate will bring a passion for our mission through experience with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program and have a contagious energy when engaging with people.

Job Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university OR
  • 5+ years of experience in recruitment/sales/customer service
  • Goal driven attitude and experience meeting and exceeding goals
  • Valid driver’s license and vehicle

This is a permanent, full time salaried position, a great benefit package including health and dental, flexible daytime and evening hours, and occasional weekend hours. If interested, please email your resume, AND cover letter addressing your interest and experience relevant to the position to Johnna Georgia, Program Director, at hiring@bbbsmadison.org. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until December 25, 2017.

For a full position description, please click the link below:

Volunteer Recruitment Specialist Job Description

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