Fundraising Group Coordinator

GuIde Dogs
www.guidedogs.org.uk/volunteering
Salary: 
None
Contract Type: 
Volunteer
Hours: 
Part Time
Hours: 
This is an unpaid voluntary role
Location: 
Bristol
Contract Details: 
Please see website for more details
Details of Role: 

As the Fundraising Group Coordinator, you are a key member of your local fundraising group.  You will organise and manage a number of local fundraising volunteers, arrange group meetings, oversee the organisation of local fundraising events and collections and keep the members up to date with news and events.

 

What could the role involve?

  • Organizing and attending events such as the Great Guide Dogs Tea Party, Pub Quizzes and collections in your local area
  • Encouraging local businesses, schools and groups to name their own guide dog puppy
  • Building relationships with local networks, socials groups, schools and businesses
  • Encourage them to host their own event in support of Guide Dogs
  • Working as part of Guide Dogs’ fundraising team with staff and volunteers
  • Liaising with Community Fundraiser informing them of events in your area
  • Making sure your fundraising policies and procedures are followed
  • Being a passionate local ambassador for Guide dogs work
  • Ensuring that any information provided by Guide Dogs is cascaded to relevant supporters or volunteers
  • Ensuring income raised from events is banked in a timely manner

 

Location:

  • Home based and working in your local area

 

What skills or experience are required?

  • Able to generate enthusiasm
  • Good communication and team-working skills
  • Able to motivate people

 

What will you get out of it?

  • Sense of satisfaction in seeing donations generated
  • Work with committed and passionate people
  • Support us to provide guide dogs and other mobility services to support blind and partially-sighted people
  • Make a difference in your local community
  • Opportunity to learn new skills

 

What support / training will you get?

  • Basic induction to Guide Dogs and to the role
  • Regular and ongoing advice and support from Guide Dogs
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) training (for Group and Deputy Group Coordinators)
  • Resources to support fundraising, such as stock to sell
  • Payment of out of pocket expenses in line with Guide Dogs volunteer expenses policy

 

This is a social position helping to organize different volunteers and events. this role would be good for someone who is organized and likes meeting new people.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 2 December, 2020 - 12:00
How to Apply: 

All of our roles are advertised primarily through our website. to find out more information about this role please visit www.guidedogs.org.uk/volunteering and input your postcode. If after reading more information you are keen to apply, then please do this online thorugh the website.

Contact Person: 
Ben Cassells
Contact Email: 
ben.cassells@guidedogs.org.uk
Contact Phone: 
07500823847
Postal Address: 
Guide Dogs Bristol 10 Stillhouse Lane Bedminster Bristol Bs3 4EB