Great opportunity for unfolding your competences across borders and cultures in a non-profit organization.
Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves. Rotary’s members hail from more than 200 countries and geographical areas. For more than 115 years, Rotary’s people of action have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects. From literacy and peace to water and health, we are always working to improve our world, and we stay committed to the end.
In support of Rotary’s Strategic Plan and the core objective to support and strengthen clubs, you will as Regional Membership Officer (RMO) serve as the primary liaison to Rotary volunteers focusing on membership development. You will also be responsible for increasing clubs’ awareness and use of key Rotary resources; helping to increase the diversity of club membership, supporting overall club growth; and improving member retention in clubs. You will work in close cooperation with senior Rotary leaders, and you will prepare and analyze monthly reports and help monitor and manage activities in your territory which consists of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Poland, Netherlands, Åland Islands, Faroe Islands, Iceland and Greenland.
You will be working in a matrix-organization and report to 1) the Manager of the Europe/Africa Office (based in Zurich), and 2) the Manager of Regional Membership Development (based in Evanston, Illinois/USA). You will travel 7-8 times per year to represent Rotary International at professional meetings/events and help promote the importance of member attraction and engagement, and 4-5 times a year to the Europe/Africa Office in Zürich or Rotary’s headquarters in Evanston, Illinois. As RMO you will be part of a global team of 9 RMO’s and you will work from your residence in Denmark and contracted locally.
Are you the Regional Membership Officer whom we are looking for?
Your educational background is preferable at a Master/Bachelor-level and you have at least 5 years of work experience in member associations, NGO’s or similar from which you have gained experience and knowledge of relationship management, sales/marketing, public relations and non-profit management.
You are a go-getter with a good team-spirit and appreciation of working independently. Working from your residence you are capable of building fruitful relationships across cultures within the Rotary network, and you have the capacity to identify challenges and present solutions. Furthermore, you bring excellent communication skills (written/oral) including public speaking. You are a highly structured and well-organized person who knows how to set priorities. You have excellent MS Office skills, are familiar with CRM and you are proficient in English (speaking/writing) and native in one of the Nordic languages.
Apply now and no later than Sunday 7th of June 2020.
The work climate at Rotary International is friendly and engaged. In exchange for hard work and dedication, the employees are rewarded with an interesting job opportunity in an inspiring international environment within one of the world’s principal service organizations. The Europe/Africa Office, situated in Zürich, is part of the Rotary International Secretariat with its headquarters in Evanston, Illinois/USA. The mission of the Secretariat is to provide efficient and high-quality service to Rotarians in Europe and Africa and support them in attaining the objectives of Rotary.
The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application in English, please do not hesitate to contact Partner Anita Blinkenborg at +45 70 20 12 75. Please submit your application and CV no later than 7th of June 2020 if you are interested. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.
Rotary is a private, non-profit, non-religious, non-governmental international service organization. It is the world’s oldest service club dating back to kindle fellowship among members of the business community. Today it is 1.2 million inspired business and professional leaders, in 35,000 Rotary clubs and more than 200 geographical areas united daily across cultures and occupations addressing illiteracy, disease, hunger, poverty, and lack of clean water. The fervent idea exchange celebrates diverse perspectives and facilitates positive change. To learn more, please visit http://www.rotary.org.
Deadline for application: 7. June, 2020
Workplace: Work from home, Denmark
Company: Rotary International