Volunteer Branch Souvenir Secretary- Aberdeen

Volunteer Branch Souvenir Secretary- Aberdeen

Volunteer area
Volunteer role type images
Volunteer location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
57.1440467834472, -2.08042907714843
Time commitment
Flexible with seasonal requirements
Responsible to
Community Manager
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 Souvenir Secretary to join the team at Aberdeen.

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 and 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 communication 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