Volunteer Recruitment Specialist - OSD Philadelphia, PA
OSD is a global, chapter-based, Veteran Service Organization providing relevant, relatable, and sustainable impact to the military community through social, professional, and service-oriented programs.
An OSD chapter provides a foundation in a local community through one or more of OSD’s 3 Pillars: Social Connection, Professional Development, and Servant Leadership. Chapters are made up of groups of active duty members, veterans, family members and civilian supporters devoted to giving back at the community level. Chapter are semi-autonomous all working independently, as well as in conjunction with each other in support of the worldwide OSD mission of supporting veterans. Chapters are self-reliant and come up with interesting and beneficial events that engage their chapter members, local veterans, local civilian supporters, and their local community as a whole. Chapters work closely with local businesses, organizations, and companies to help ensure continued growth and sustainability of OSD. Chapters also create active and engaged communities online through social media. Each Chapter is different, made up and directed by individuals, but supported by the resources and leadership of the OSD national office. This ensures that each chapter aligns with 'The OSD Way.’ An OSD chapter is driven to gather and make an impact with events either by veterans, for veterans, or with veterans.
The OSD Volunteer Recruitment Specialist works closely with the Chapter Leader and other local OSD Chapter members to recruit and retain new OSD members. The Volunteer Recruitment Specialist actively seeks out opportunities to promote OSD to like-minded organizations. The Volunteer Recruitment Specialist looks for ways to encourage new people to attend events and makes an effort to meet and talk to those who attend an event for the first time. The OSD Volunteer Recruitment Specialist manages all inquiries for volunteer opportunities for their chapter and ensures interested parties have the information they need to get involved. The OSD Volunteer Recruitment Specialist will work closely with OSD National to manage Volunteer Match for their local chapter.
If you have a passion for seeing OSD grow and expand, this role is for you. An ideal Volunteer Recruitment Specialist will excel at building relationships. They will have the ability to make new members feel connected to the mission of OSD and help them plug in immediately to Chapter events. They will think creatively about how to recruit and retain members.
Most importantly our Volunteer Recruitment Specialist will uphold the OSD values including:
- Accountability - We do what we say and do the right thing all the time.
- Action - Our actions are what drive our impact.
- Seeking Knowledge - We are always learning, bettering our community and ourselves.
- Community Focused - We see the need and meet the need.
- Leadership - We build, reinforce and cultivate the veteran support ecosystem.
- Fellowship - We nourish lifetime relationships through fellowship emphasizing fun.
With your help, OSD will touch the hearts and minds of countless veterans, service members, and civilians who will forge lasting friendships for years to come.
We'll work with your schedule.
Philadelphia Metro AreaPhiladelphia, PA 19102
- People Skills
- Public Speaking
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Must be at least 23
- Orientation or Training
- 2-5 hours per week