Girl Scouts Heart of the South- Cookie Office Assistant Posting

We have a great part-time temp role for mission driven applicants in the Memphis area.  The Cookie Office Assistant will help our Memphis office manage one of the busiest seasons here at Girl Scouts by entering data into the system and exhibiting customer service with volunteers. This opportunity is great for anyone looking for experience in nonprofit.  Please share with those who meet the qualifications and have an interest in learning more about the non-profit sector. I have attached this posting as well as pasted it below.

 

Cookie Office Assistant

Girl Scouts Heart of the South is seeking a temporary, part-time candidate to assist with cookie distribution, retail and customer service duties in our Memphis TN, office.

Brief Summary:

  • Assist with cookie distribution to volunteers both indoors and outdoors
  • Acts as backup for front desk and council shop
  • Keeps count of inventory
  • Follows directions well and a team player

Candidates must have a high school diploma and two years of customer service training; an Associate or Bachelor’s degree is preferred.  The candidate should possess good oral communication skills and knowledge of Outlook, Word and the Internet.  The ability to use a cash register as well as 10-key and type a minimum of 35 wpm is required. The candidate must be willing to work outside in various climates and have ability to repeatedly lift a minimum of 20 pounds while bending.  The employee should have the ability to work the following flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends:  Memphis –February 11th thru April 12th, (hours may be extended based on the need). All candidates should have a valid driver’s license and be able to use their own vehicle for the position. A good driving record is preferred.

Girl Scouts Heart of the South offers great experience in the non-profit sector and a competitive hourly wage.   Send resumes and cover letters (Microsoft Word only) to:careers@girlscoutshs.org. No phone calls please. Deadline for submission is Thursday, January 31, 2013. *Please type Cookie Office Assistant and Memphis in the subject line of your email.