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Volunteer opportunity description

Are you organised, confident and motivated to make a real difference to the lives of blind and partially sighted people across the UK? We are looking for someone to offer administrative and project support to the Community Fundraising team, you will help us to raise the funds we need to support blind and partially sighted people. The role will give you invaluable hands-on experience of fundraising for a major charity.

A DBS Check is not required for this role

What will I be doing?

  • Sending out mailings and supporter materials
  • Researching potential supporters
  • Supporting our fundraising projects by making sure our community fundraisers get the event materials they need on time
  • Data entry, running reports and updating databases and web-pages
  • Occasionally covering fundraising collections

What skills and qualities can I bring to this role?

  • Administration skills
  • Confidence and good organisational skills
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Good IT skills, including social media and experience of uploading to websites

When will I be needed?

You can volunteer at a flexible time between 9 and 5 Monday to Friday.

Where will I be volunteering?

RNIB, 105 Judd Street, London WC1H 9NE

What will I gain from the role?

  • Satisfaction from making a difference to the lives of blind and partially sighted people
  • hands-on experience of fundraising for a major charity
  • Opportunity to develop your administrative skills
  • Be part of a supportive, lively and fun team who will help you develop

What support and training will I be given?

  • On-the-job training on our systems and any further coaching needed for the role
  • Supervision and support from your volunteer manager/ co-ordinator
  • Training on our databases

Requirements

  • Administration skills
  • Confidence and good organisational skills
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Good IT skills, including social media and experience of uploading to websites

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times

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Volunteer opportunity location(s)

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About the organisation

RNIB Group

Contact:
Mike Paxman
Volunteering Co-ordinator
Organisation’s website:
http://www.rnib.org.uk/Pag...
Volunteer opportunity website:
http://www.rnib.org.uk/vol...