Branch Collection Organiser

Southend RNLI

Are you a good planner and organiser and confident in an administrative role? Join us and use your skills and enthusiasm to help raise much needed funds to support our inclusive and friendly charity.

Published On: 10/10/2023
About this opportunity from Southend RNLI

About us
We are currently looking for a Branch Collection Organiser to join the Southend-On-Sea Branch.

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 organising and carrying out vital fundraising activity in your local community.

What you will be doing
Planning and organising fundraising collections, including applying for relevant licences where applicable.
Supporting recruitment and organisation of volunteers to carry out collections
Liaising with the branch treasurer to ensure income from collections is correctly recorded and banked
Encouraging and welcoming new members and supporters into the RNLI, to drive our One Crew ethos

What you need for this role
Good interpersonal skills
Confident handling cash
IT and administrative skills
Planning and organisational 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


Activity Types

Fundraising and Finance | Local events | Practical Skills | Supporting charities


Civic responsibility and communities | Emergency response


To be discussed when applying

Find out more

For more information about Southend RNLI and this role, visit them online.

To apply for this role, visit the Volunteer Essex website to register your interest.

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