Boy Scouts of America
About Boy Scouts of America:
The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.
The Boy Scouts of America is seeking applicants to serve, start and maintain Scouting programs in the community. The position of District Executive manages the overall growth, extension, quality, program enhancement and supervision of the Scouting program within a specified geographical area. Key responsibilities include membership development, working with and growing volunteer committees, community development, program management, fundraising, budgeting, and public relations which are vital to achieving specific goals and objectives such as:
* Program development through collaborative relationships
* Volunteer recruitment and training
* Membership recruitment and retention
Bachelor’s degree. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, comfortable with public speaking and interacting with diverse audiences, have high organizational skills in management, budgeting, and planning. Time management skills, interpersonal skills and multi-tasking ability required. Must have good people skills, be enthusiastic, punctual, responsible and creative. Amenable to evening activities and occasional weekends.
Some Scouting background, non-profit or fundraising experience is a plus.