Fundraising Branch Member

Fundraising Branch Member

Volunteer area
Scotland
Volunteer role type images
https://volunteering.rnli.org/incl2016/images/FR&events_branchgroup1.jpg
Volunteer location
Oban, Argyll and Bute
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
56.4110298156738, -5.47961902618408
Time commitment
Entirely flexible
Team
Engagement
Responsible to
Community Manager
Safeguarding level
1: Awareness and understanding of safeguarding policy required upon commencement of role.
Closing Date
27-03-2022
Reference
V12154
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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.

The impact you will make

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

What you will be doing

  • Taking part in and supporting fundraising events and activities throughout the year
  • Attending meetings and collaborating with other volunteers
  • Suggesting, promoting and implementing ideas to raise funds
  • Developing an understanding of the work of the RNLI and being a positive ambassador and advocate
  • Encouraging and welcoming new members and supporters into the RNLI, driving our One Crew ethos

Find out more about becoming a fundraising and events volunteer

What you need for this role

  • Enthusiasm
  • Good interpersonal and team working skills
  • Confident handling cash
  • A flexible approach to taking on different tasks
  • Open to change and willing to contribute and try out new ideas

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