Boosterthon

Program Assistant

Maryland, Virginia

LOVE YOUR JOB. IMPACT STUDENTS. GROW AS A LEADER.
Looking for more than just a job? Launch your career with Boosterthon. Learn more and apply now for full and part-time opportunities at boosterthon.com/careers.
 
HELP US CHANGE THE WORLD!
Boosterthon is an elementary school fundraiser on a mission to change the world. With over 2,200 schools and 1.6 million students across America participating in our programs, Boosterthon is reinventing the way schools do fundraising (which is why The Huffington Post, Chicago Tribune, and other publications have covered our innovative program). If you love the idea of impacting students, working with amazing leaders, thriving in a high-energy environment, and having fun, this job is for you.

OUR VALUES
Every Boosterthon team member lives out these five values:
Integrity – We do what’s right.
Enthusiasm – We are positive and fun.
Leadership – We develop intentional leaders.
Results – We do excellent work.
Community – We celebrate and care for people.

THE PROGRAM ASSISTANT (PA) ROLE AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT TO BOOSTERTHON:
Boosterthon is growing at double-digit rates each year. To keep up with that tremendous growth rate and make sure our schools are getting the best experience possible, we need enthusiastic, positive, and driven people to work on our team. As a Program Assistant, you'll be the face of the Boosterthon program on school campuses! You'll directly impact students and help raise much-needed funds for education. You'll continually display professionalism, intentionality, and positive energy to serve schools with remarkable client care.

HERE'S WHY THIS IS A GREAT CAREER STEP FOR YOU:
This is an ideal part-time job in college or first job out of college for someone who wants to play an important role in a growing company and learn the ropes on a variety of skills. In this role, you’ll receive coaching and mentoring to help you succeed, and you'll have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. 

WE'LL TEACH YOU:
Everything you’ll need to set up and execute a remarkable fundraising program.
How to use a variety of cutting-edge fundraising tools and communication skills to motivate students.
How to develop and grow client relationships.
How to manage client expectations and drive their success.
How to work with and lead other team members. 
How to become a meaningful contributor to the larger goals our whole team is striving to achieve.

YOUR DAY-TO-DAY WILL INCLUDE:
Helping your team set up and host a Pep Rally for students each week. 
Presenting values-based curriculum to students in schools daily.
Setting up and hosting our premier fitness event, the Boosterthon Fun Run.
Motivating students to raise funds for their school.
Engaging with teachers, parents, and administrators.
Learning and understanding our business models and principles.
Participating in our professional, leader development program.
Being a part of a team who models Fitness, Leadership, and Character to others.
 
WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR:
Here are some signs that you’d be a great fit for this role:
Excellent Communication - You can connect professionally and enthusiastically with students, faculty, and staff through written and verbal communication.
Positive Attitude - You can display optimism, enthusiasm, and intentionality when interacting with clients and team.
Growth Mindset - You demonstrate a continual desire to learn and grow both personally and professionally.
Good Judgment - You have a strong sense of self-awareness and emotional intelligence.
Outcome-oriented - You don’t shirk a deadline and you can model that kind of work ethic on your team.
You have reliable transportation. 
You're a licensed driver and can pass Booster’s Motor Vehicle background check policy.
You pass all required background checks for this position.
You're able to lift up to 45 lbs.

BENEFITS AND PERKS:
Insurance Benefits: Medical, Vision, Dental (If employed full-time)
Career Development Opportunities: Upward mobility in the company
Leader Development: Learn from world-class leaders inside and outside of Booster.
Bonus Opportunities: Networking and Recruiting
Fun and Engaging Culture: Team events, award ceremonies, lunches & dinners, and more!
Travel Opportunities: Ability to travel nationally to serve schools across the nation
Generous Paid Time Off (if employed full time)
Flexible Schedule.
 
Interested? Learn more and apply now at boosterthon.com/careers.

Boosterthon

Zach Powell

Talent Acquisition Specialist
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