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Events Volunteer Coordinator

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Melbourne
Date Posted 2021-08-31
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 265891
  • Immediate 5-month contract opportunity for an Events Volunteer Coordinator
  • Unitilise your volunteer coordination and events experience
  • Opportunity to positively contribute towards a well-loved NFP organisation


The Organisation 

Established not-for-profit organisation based in Melbourne requires a temporary Events Volunteer Coordinator for a 5-month Contract.

The Role

As the successful candidate reporting into the Events Lead, you will be responsible for all elements of volunteer management for key fundraising events. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Managing the recruitment and stewardship of volunteers for events ranging from small to large in scale
  • Overseeing and implementing communications for volunteers in collaboration with other teams across the business
  • Taking the lead in customer service excellence to enhance satisfaction, engagement and retention of volunteers
  • Identifying innovative opportunities to drive results
  • Monitoring targets and providing weekly reports to management
  • Managing and reporting on budgets 
  • Ensuring high quality training and care is provided to volunteers
  • Collaborating with stakeholders across the business and externally.
About the successful candidate 

As the successful candidate you're an experienced Events Volunteer Coordinator with a track record in recruiting and managing volunteers within the not for profit sector. You will also be:
  • Immediately available for a 5-month period (full-time and part-time applicants are encouraged to apply)
  • Qualified in events, marketing, sales, or a related discipline 
  • Experienced in managing volunteer pools for large scale charitable events
  • A creative thinker with critical thinking skills 
  • An excellent communicator both verbally and written
  • Committed to see the contract through for the full period with a focus on quality, punctuality and making a positive impact. 
If you're an immediately available Events Volunteer Coordinator and you satisfy the requirements for the role mentioned above, please click apply to submit your resume, responding to the skills required in MS Word format. Please address your Cover Letter to Natalie Brooker, Senior Temp & Contract Consultant and ensure you respond to the skills required.

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.