Population Matters

Fundraising volunteer sought

Fundraising volunteer sought

We have an opportunity for a Fundraising Research VolunteerPopulation Matters is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer willing to commit a small amount of time to support the Fundraising Coordinator and their research tasks.

This will be a unique opportunity to gain experience of the fundraising aspects of charity work. The role reports to the Fundraising Development Coordinator, and the hours per week will be self-determined and flexible.

As the Fundraising Research Volunteer, you will:

  • research trust grant and corporate partnership opportunities
  • build on the existing grants database
  • assist the development coordinator with writing trust grant applications as well as introductory letters to potential corporate partners
  • research best practices for charity legacy requests
  • only need to make a small time-commitment of between two and five hours per week

Benefits of the position include:

  • gain work experience and transferable skills
  • choose your own working hours
  • showcase your sense of initiative and responsibility
  • be able to ask Population Matters for a professional reference
  • meet interesting people
  • make a difference!

Applicants will:

  • be passionate and enthusiastic about the cause
  • have demonstrable organizational and motivational skills
  • be efficient and reliable
  • be able to communicate effectively
  • have good idiomatic written English and academics

More information can be downloaded here.

To apply, please send your CV and an example of your written work to christina.sexton@populationmatters.org.

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