Volunteer Branch Box Secretary - Cambridge & District

Volunteer Branch Box Secretary - Cambridge & District

Volunteer area
North and East
Volunteer role type images
Volunteer location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
52.1974748, 0.1336975
Time commitment
Flexible with monthly requirements
Responsible to
Branch Chair
Safeguarding level
1: Awareness and understanding of safeguarding policy required upon commencement of role.
Closing Date
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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 Box Collection Secretary to join the Cambridge & District Branch. 

The impact you will make 

You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by raising income coordinating the distributing and collection of collection boxes. 

What you will be doing 

  • Seeking new locations for collection boxes.
  • Coordinate the distribution and collection of boxes.
  • Recording and banking of income, completion of financial records
  • 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 

  • Numeracy skills
  • Basic IT skills – word/excel/email
  • Confident handling cash
  • Good interpersonal and teamworking skills

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