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 Chairperson to lead the Aberdeen Branch.
The impact you will make
You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by leading volunteers in vital fundraising activity in your local community.
What you will be doing
Leading, guiding and motivating group members to deliver vital fundraising activity
As the key contact for the group, working with the Community Manager towards fundraising targets and development of the group overall
Encouraging and welcoming new members and supporters into the RNLI and driving our One Crew ethos
Organising meetings and assisting at fundraising events and activities
What you need for this role
Good interpersonal and leadership experience
Basic IT skills
Excellent communications skills and confident speaking in public
Confident handling money
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
We are the RNLI: the charity that saves lives at sea. Since 1824, our lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved more than 140,000 lives. Volunteers make up 95% of our organisation - ordinary people doing extraordinary things - supported by expert staff, all working together to help communities at home and abroad save lives.
Minimum age: 18
This opportunity is not listed at a specific location but is advertised across Aberdeen.