Fundraising Volunteer in Peru

Published

09/15/2018

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Calle Mayta Capac 1325
Rio Seco, El Porvenir
Trujillo
LAL
00000
Peru

Description

The position

Under supervision of the Development Coordinator and the fundraising leader, you will gain experience working in an international team, helping to organise events, learning more about the financial-side of an NGO plus the chance to customise your experience. There are many different opportunities within the fundraising team, marketing, social media, writing, research, relationship-building. Within this team you will be able to let your supervisors know what sort of experience you hope to gain.


The fundraising volunteer will spend 50% of their schedule on fundraising shifts and 50% in other areas of the programme in order to be able to learn about SKIP and the context in which it works.  This is an exciting and dynamic role in which you will have a lot of freedom in creating and developing fundraising opportunities. We are always open to new ideas and suggestions, so there is room for you to use your own creativity in this position!


Volunteer profile

Required:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interest in our work at SKIP, and our mission
  • Highly motivated, self-directed and results-driven
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Excellent organisational skills and problem-solving skills
  • Eight weeks (optimum to receive the best experience, four weeks is available)

Desired:

  • Fluency or intermediate skills in Spanish
  • Experience in a fundraising role
  • Experience of hosting events
  • An understanding of social media and marketing


The benefits of volunteering with us

In return for your invaluable participation in our volunteering programme, SKIP will provide:

  • a thorough induction to the organisation, programmes, department and specific role
  • structured and relevant training from qualified and experienced staff members
  • mentoring and support in the form of regular supervision and staff meetings as well as informal sessions
  • the chance to be a part of a diverse and dedicated team and a welcoming community
  • a letter of confirmation of volunteer service

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available

Benefits

  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteering@skipperu.org
http://skipperu.org

Ready to apply – download an application form and email it to volunteer@skipperu.org

Feel free to email fundraising@skipperu.org with any questions.


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