The community and Brooklyn Public Library needs you. If you are a leader, having leadership experience, and can work with minimal supervision, becoming an executive on our Friends Group Board will be excellent for you. We will be the backbone of Saratoga Branch Library AND Spring Creek Library ; position will last at least 1 year.
Executives will work sporadically; a lot of work will be from home or via virtual teams. You must come to mandatory meeting, at least 6 per year.
Position Description : Board needed includes: vice president, treasurer and secretary.* This description is general and more specific duties will be discussed * Data entry, volunteer hours tracking * Website content management and editing * Event planning and management , possibly * Event promotion * Grant writing and organization , depending on position * Strong communication skills (verbal and written). * Strong attention to detail. * Able to listen and communicate effectively with community members of diverse backgrounds. * Dependable and punctual. * Self-directed and willing to take initiative. * Computer literate (familiar with Microsoft Office suite). * Currently seeking volunteers at least 16 years of age.
Volunteer Benefits* Training and experience with managerial, back-end, and administrative procedures. * Opportunity to meet new people and help enhance Brooklyn neighborhoods. * Networking and community building opportunities. * Gain an awesome reference working with the Brooklyn Public Library and BkMSCC.
Location: Spring Creek Branch, Home based, & At office in Ocean Hill, Possible Event Outings
- Executive Admin
- Strategic Planning
- Business Development
- Professional Development
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- As needed, Meeting at least 3 per year
- Flexibility, motivation, engagement