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Barnardos Fundraising Telesales Volunteer – Supporting The Big Toddle

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Barnardos Fundraising Telesales Volunteer – Supporting The Big Toddle

Barnardos

Dublin

At a Glance

  • Start Date:23/03/2020
  • End Date:30/06/2020
  • Closing date:30/04/2020
  • Post Updated:13/03/2020
  • Min Hours:8
  • Role Type:Administrative

Requirements:Personable and friendly person who has an excellent telephone manner

Description

Barnardos Fundraising team based in Barnardos National Office, Christchurch Square, Dublin 8 is responsible for raising voluntary income to support Barnardos services in Ireland. We do this through a variety of different channels such as donor marketing campaigns, corporate fundraising, events and our own national campaigns. One of our key annual events is The Big Toddle.

The Big Toddle for Barnardos is a sponsored walk for toddlers and pre-schoolers. Each year crèches, pre-schools, parent & toddler groups and families organise their own Big Toddle. Toddle Time is usually May-June. Typically we have around 1,200 creches and groups participate every year.

We are seeking a volunteer to assist with phone calls in a friendly and approachable manner to previous warm creches / groups to reactivate them for this years’ campaign.

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

  • Assist with phone calls in a friendly and approachable manner to previous warm creches / groups to reactivate them for this years’ campaign.

Skills required for this role:

  • Excellent English
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confident (dealing with general queries – following training)
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook
  • Interest or experience in office administration
  • Awareness of confidentiality

Details of time commitment needed for role:
A minimum of 8-10 hours per week worked over 2 days (Monday to Friday) Flexible arrangements in place to facilitate volunteer

Minimum time commitment per week:
8 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Application form, reference checking

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Suzanne Connolly

Address: Barnardos , Christchurch Square, Dublin 8

Website: http://www.barnardos.ie

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