Wisconsin 4-H Seeks Ambassador Program Specialist

The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation has created an exciting opportunity for 4-H alumni.  The first-ever Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Ambassador Team will be selected later this year.  Ambassadors, who will be recent 4-H alumni, will assist the Foundation at events, will represent the Foundation at 4-H activities and with key stakeholders, will assist with social media; and will create donor recognition opportunities.

The Ambassador application process will begin June 1.

The Foundation is currently seeking an adult Ambassador Program Specialist.  The Specialist is a volunteer position.  However, the Specialist will receive a yearly stipend and will have travel costs paid.

“The Ambassador program is an exciting way for our recent 4-H alumni to continue their 4-H experience,” says Brenda Scheider, Executive Director of the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation.  “This team of young adults will be working throughout the state as our representatives to 4-H activities, to our donors and to the public.  We need a strong team leader and are looking to find that unique individual who has a passion for helping young adults reach their potential.”

The Ambassador Specialist will:

  • Manage the Ambassador selection process.
  • Assist the Ambassador team in determining individual roles and responsibilities.
  • Work with the Ambassador team to set goals and plan meetings and activities.
  • Provide Ambassador training and coordinate meeting arrangements
  • Coordinate Ambassador participation in 4-H events.
  • Recruit additional adults to assist with the Ambassador program.

Minimum Qualifications are:

  • Seven or more years working with youth in an educational setting
  • Five or more years experience in a supervisory role
  • Ability to create educational programming and organize meetings/events
  • Strong organizational abilities including planning, program development and task facilitation
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

To apply for the Ambassador Specialist role, send a résumé and cover letter outlining professional experience, qualifications and 4-H background to info@Wis4HFoundation.org no later than March 1, 2024.

To see the complete position description and application instructions go to:  www.wis4hfoundation.org/about/employment-opportunities/.