Regional Fundraising Volunteer Manager - London And South East
Posted: 14th May 2018 Closing: 13th Aug 2018
Macmillan Cancer Support
You will lead on developing and implementing the regional volunteering plan to increase fundraising capacity across London and the South East.
Responsible for recruiting and developing volunteers in a range of roles, you will ensure we have volunteers to support our growing challenge events programme as well as fundraising groups & collectors. You will be responsible for supporting some of the most iconic events in Macmillan's calendar, including London Takeover Day, the Brighton Marathon, Ride London, and Macmillan's single largest volunteering event - the London Marathon itself.
You will build effective relationships with committed volunteer fundraisers and forge productive links with key stakeholders across the organisation to ensure a joined-up approach to volunteering.
A diverse and forward-thinking charity, Macmillan has one of the largest and most successful fundraising teams in the sector, but with the challenge of supporting the four million people living with cancer by 2030, it’s essential we further that success and meet challenging fundraising targets to expand our vital work.
Our volunteers play a crucial role in raising income and awareness. We need to increase fundraising capacity through the recruitment, development and retention of volunteers. Your volunteer management experience means you’re passionate about the importance of delivering a consistent and unrivalled volunteer experience.
Whether your experience has been gained in the charity or corporate sector, you will readily demonstrate your knowledge and experience of volunteering, fundraising, sales and marketing. You’ll have strong communication, organisational and time management skills as well as the ability to model good practice using our Macmillan Volunteering Quality Standards. Though not essential, personal experience of volunteering would be beneficial.
£30,161 - £32,328 + car allowance . In return for your own commitment, we commit to actively developing you and our benefits include private medical insurance, life assurance, pension, childcare vouchers, generous leave, and interest-free loans for season ticket and gym membership
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A driving licence is essential as there will be travel required across the South East. As part of National team there will be regular travel to central London and other parts of the UK that might require an overnight stay. The role also requires some attendance at evening and weekend functions.