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Hiring - Product Program Specialist

About Us:

For over 100 years, we have helped girls develop the skills and confidence they need to blossom into their best selves. From our earliest badges in electricity, aeronautics, and natural sciences to today’s all girl robotics teams and cookie entrepreneurs, girls have challenged themselves through our skill-building opportunities, worked with inspiring role models and developed lifelong friendships.

If you are committed to making a difference, seek work with lasting impact and want to help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make Alaska and the world a better place, Girl Scouts of Alaska is hiring a Product Program Specialist based out of our Anchorage, Alaska Office. Girl Scouts of Alaska offers a robust benefits package with PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Life Insurance, and a 403(b) with employer match. Pay for our Product Program Specialist starts at $22.50 per hour.

The Product Program Specialist works with the Product Program Director, council staff and volunteers to ensure the success of the Girl Scouts of Alaska Cookie Program and MagNut Program (Fall Product). They help oversee all aspects of the two annual product programs as well as the monitoring and maintenance of all Troop Bank and Service Unit Bank Accounts. Position is based in the council office in Anchorage.

You Are:

  • Committed to the policies and mission of the Girl Scout organization and willing to become a Girl Scout member.
  • Able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with volunteers, board, and staff.
  • Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to organize and carry out a multifaceted workload.
  • Able to work without taking personal leave during cookie season—possible nights and weekends during those months (January-April).
  • Able to work independently with minimal oversight, effectively manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Understanding of and committed to organizational diversity.

You Need:

  • 2-4 years of marketing and/or sales management experience (preferred).
  • Experience in budget management and volunteer management (preferred).
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively with diverse populations.
  • Proven ability to keep accurate and meticulous records, manage time effectively, work independently, and handle several projects at the same time.
  • Strong technical skills, with experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), as well as the ability to quickly learn new proprietary technology.
  • Access to automobile in working condition. Proof of meeting state requirements regarding auto licensing, driver’s license, and liability insurance..
  • Strong communication skills in written, verbal, and virtual delivery; experience developing and implementing action plans to meet/exceed deliverables; and experience working collaboratively to reach collective goals. 

You Will:

  • Sit at a desk and work on a computer and talk on the phone for long periods of time.
  • Manually operate office equipment.
  • Lift and carry at least 35 lbs.
  • Complete an annual background check .

Girl Scouts of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

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Hiring - Customer Service Manager

About Us:

For over 100 years, we have helped girls develop the skills and confidence they need to blossom into their best selves. From our earliest badges in electricity, aeronautics, and natural sciences to today’s all girl robotics teams and cookie entrepreneurs, girls have challenged themselves through our skill-building opportunities, worked with inspiring role models and developed lifelong friendships.

If you are committed to making a difference, seek work with lasting impact and want to help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make Alaska and the world a better place, Girl Scouts of Alaska is hiring a Customer Service Manager based out of our Anchorage, Alaska Office. Girl Scouts of Alaska offers a robust benefits package with PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Life Insurance, and a 403(b) with employer match. Pay for our Customer Service Manager starts at $55,000 per year.

The Customer Service Manager is responsible for successfully converting leads of individuals interested in joining Girl Scouts into registered girl and adult members. They are responsible for securing increased girl and adult participation in other volunteer opportunities as well as developing community partnerships needed to implement Girl Scouting within an assigned area/topic. They supervise staff on the customer service team. This role plans the creation, innovation, and execution of volunteer engagement including volunteer training and volunteer support. The Customer Service Manager is also responsible for increasing girl, parent and volunteer satisfaction and Net Promoter scores.

You Are:

  • Committed to the policies and mission of the Girl Scout organization and willing to become a Girl Scout member.
  • Customer service oriented and able to work effectively with diverse populations.
  • Able to develop and maintain positive and effective working relationships with volunteers, parents, staff, girls and families.
  • Experienced in data management using sales/customer management software (Salesforce and Looker) preferred.
  • Highly organized, able to multitask, handle a multifaceted workload and meet deadlines, able to work independently with minimal oversight, effectively manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines, and take initiative and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to quickly and effectively solve customer problems.
  • Able to communicate effectively over technology (Zoom, email, telephone, etc).
  • Able to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Power Point, Word, and Excel.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.

You Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and at least two years of managerial experience preferred. 
  • Experience in membership development, recruitment and/or retention.
  • Strong communication skills in written, verbal, and virtual delivery; experience developing and implementing action plans to meet/exceed deliverables; and experience working collaboratively to reach collective goals.
  • Access to reliable transportation.

You Will:

  • Sit at a desk and work on a computer and talk on the phone for long periods of time.
  • Manually operate office equipment.
  • Lift and carry at least 35 lbs.
  • Complete an annual background check.

Girl Scouts of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

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Hiring - Recruitment Specialist

About Us:

For over 100 years, we have helped girls develop the skills and confidence they need to blossom into their best selves. From our earliest badges in electricity, aeronautics, and natural sciences to today’s all-girl robotics teams and cookie entrepreneurs, girls have challenged themselves through our skill-building opportunities, worked with inspiring role models, and developed lifelong friendships.

If you are committed to making a difference, seek work with lasting impact, and want to help build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make Alaska and the world a better place, Girl Scouts of Alaska is hiring a Recruitment Specialist based out of our Anchorage, Alaska Office. Girl Scouts of Alaska offers a robust benefits package with PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD, and Life Insurance, and a 403(b) with employer match. Pay for our Recruitment Specialist starts at $22.50 per hour.

The Recruitment Specialist drives membership growth under the guidance of the Recruitment Manager. They are responsible for securing increased girl and adult volunteer participation needed to implement the council’s membership growth strategy. They are responsible for developing, implementing, and assessing comprehensive year-round recruitment plans for girl membership growth and leading the council’s strategic membership growth strategy. The team fosters and enhances strong relationships with adult volunteers and corporate and community partners working cross-functionally to increase girl and adult membership ensuring a great customer experience. Position is based in the council office in Anchorage, with possible travel throughout the Council region.

You Are:

  • Committed to the policies and mission of the Girl Scout organization and willing to become a Girl Scout member.
  • A team player.
  • Able to develop and maintain positive and effective working relationships with volunteers, parents, staff, girls, and families.
  • Able to work independently with minimal oversight, effectively manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Able to work independently with minimal oversight, effectively manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Able to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
  • Able to organize and carry out a multifaceted workload.
  • Understanding of and commitment to organizational diversity.

You Need:

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Successful experience recruiting and retaining volunteers.
  • Strong communication skills in written, verbal, and virtual delivery; experience developing and implementing action plans to meet/exceed deliverables; and experience working collaboratively to reach collective goals. Must have outstanding customer service skills including speaking in front of groups, calling potential members on the phone, and working with community members to recruit girls and volunteers.
  • Strong technical skills, with experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), as well as the ability to quickly learn new proprietary technology.
  • Access to automobile in working condition. Proof of meeting state requirements regarding auto licensing, driver’s license, and liability insurance.

You Will:

  • Travel throughout council jurisdiction as needed.
  • Sit at a desk and work on a computer and talk on the phone for long periods of time.
  • Manually operate office equipment.
  • Lift and carry at least 35 lbs.
  • Complete an annual background check.

Girl Scouts of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

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Hiring - Office Coordinator

About Us:

For over 100 years, we have helped girls develop the skills and confidence they need to blossom into their best selves. From our earliest badges in electricity, aeronautics, and natural sciences to today’s all girl robotics teams and cookie entrepreneurs, girls have challenged themselves through our skill-building opportunities, worked with inspiring role models and developed lifelong friendships.

If you are committed to making a difference, seek work with lasting impact and want to help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make Alaska and the world a better place, Girl Scouts of Alaska is hiring a Office Coordinator based out of our Anchorage, Alaska Office. Girl Scouts of Alaska offers a robust benefits package with PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Life Insurance, and a 403(b) with employer match. Pay for our Office Coordinator starts at $20.00 per hour.

The Office Coordinator will work in the council store, provide prompt, courteous service to both internal and external customers, coordinate all facility needs, assist staff with IT needs and complete all assigned projects in a timely fashion. The hours for this position are from 9:00am-5pm.  Limited evening or weekend hours may be required.

You Are:

  • Committed to the policies and mission of the Girl Scout organization and willing to become a Girl Scout member.
  • A team player and able to work in a fast-paced, professional environment. Also able to multi-task and adjust to changing priorities.
  • Self-starter, seeking opportunities to support all departments.
  • Highly organized, dependable, and creative. 
  • Able to multitask, handle pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Able to work independently with minimal oversight, effectively manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines, take initiative and thrive in a thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Understanding of and committed to organizational diversity.

You Need:

  • Two years of customer service experience preferred.
  • Ability to think critically and make decisions.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills with the ability to work effectively with diverse populations.
  • Strong computer skills including the ability to learn how to use the GSAK database to its fullest potential and how to use the Microsoft Office Suite to facilitate office functions.

You Will:

  • Tackle problems by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
  • Use a variety of computer software to include Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel) and proprietary Girl Scout platforms.
  • Manually operate office equipment.
  • Lift and carry at least 35 lbs.
  • Complete an annual background check.

Girl Scouts of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

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Summer Job Opportunities

Working at any GSAK camp is an extraordinary life-changing experience. Our camps build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. 

Camp Togowoods, Wasilla

Camp Singing Hills, Chugiak

Traveling day camps in the Y-K Delta, SW Alaska, & SE Alaska

Learn more about The Extraordinary Adventure of Working at Camp!

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Questions?

Contact Chief Mission Officer Amanda Block, 907-273-0316

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