Branch Souvenir Secretary

Branch Souvenir Secretary

Volunteer area
South East
Volunteer role type images
https://volunteering.rnli.org/incl2016/images/FR&events_branchgroup3.jpg
Volunteer location
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
51.793543, -0.0750427
Time commitment
Variable with monthly requirements
Team
Fundraising Marketing & Media
Responsible to
Fundraising Branch Chair
Safeguarding level
1: Awareness and understanding of safeguarding policy required upon commencement of role.
Closing Date
19-12-2021
Reference
V11748
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The RNLI has a network of local fundraising teams organising a wide range of activities and events which last year raised £14 million to save lives at sea. Each team is supported by a Community Manager, although the range and frequency of fundraising events is determined by the team members themselves.

We are currently looking for a Branch Souvenir Secretary to join the Hertford & District Branch.

The impact you will make 

You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by carrying out vital fundraising activity in your local community. 

What you will be doing 

  • Creating attractive displays of souvenirs and gifts for sale at local events
  • Stock ordering and completion of relevant financial records
  • Recording and banking of sales income, completion of annual stock take
  • Encouraging and welcoming a diverse group of new members/supporters into the RNLI and helping to drive our one crew ethos. 
  • Find out more about becoming a fundraising and events volunteer 

What you need for this role 

  • Enthusiasm
  • IT and basic numeracy skills
  • Good interpersonal and teamworking skills
  • Confident handling money
  • Ability to create attractive product displays.

What’s in it for you 

  • Join an inclusive and diverse organisation
  • Have fun, meet new people and join a motivated and enthusiastic team who are making a difference
  • Learn skills and gain experience to enhance your CV
  • Gain the satisfaction of giving back
  • Training to fulfil your volunteer role will be provided and reasonable out of pocket expenses reimbursed

Please apply online or if you have a question please contact the RNLI’s Volunteering Team on 01202 663346 or by email on volunteering@rnli.org.uk