Head of Engagement and Volunteering

Recruiter
Mercy Ships
Location
South East England
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Sector
Childcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Mercy Ships is a faith based charity, bringing safe surgery to people in Africa who have no access to healthcare or money to pay for it.

We are looking for an experienced and passionate individual to join our leadership team as we seek to grow our newly established engagement and volunteering department.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone inspired by the need of world's poorest able to communicate and inspire others to transform lives.

Title: Head of Engagement and Volunteering
Location: Stevenage, SG1 2EF
Contract type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: GBP53,000 - GBP58,000 per annum

Reporting to the Executive Director the Head of Engagement and Volunteering will be responsible for all of the communications and public engagement of the organisation's as well as recruiting and supporting volunteers to serve on the Africa Mercy and New Ship.

Your responsibilities will include:

Develop and rollout a comprehensive communications strategy integrating online, email, platform, paid for & earned media and PR resulting in a measurable increase in reach with MSUK's target market resulting in definable income streams and volunteer applications
Represent MSUK on major platforms resulting in new engagement and fundraising opportunities
Lead the development of patronage/ambassadors programme with sector specific focus
Develop and rollout a sector specific volunteer recruitment plan
Develop and support a thriving and high performing, multi-disciplinary team

Closing Date: 24th August 2017

If you would like to apply for this position, please click the apply button and attach your CV and covering letter, it will be sent automatically to us.

Please read attached Job Description before applying.

No agencies please.