Fundraiser (face-to-face)

Fundraiser (face-to-face)

Closing date:
Salary: Average earnings £20 per hour
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Flexible
Location: Across Dorset, various locations
South West Wildlife Fundraising Ltd (SWWFL) working on behalf of Dorset Wildlife Trust is seeking people with a love of the great outdoors to contribute even more to the amazing growth SWWFL has achieved over the last 5 years. We are now seeking patient, self-motivated, fun-loving and hard-working people like you, to join our successful and expanding team across Dorset!

Contact details

Could you be the special person we are looking for? If so, please apply now by sending your CV and a short, eye-catching covering note indicating why you are suitable to:

Giles Herbert, Membership Sales Manager: gherbert@swwfl.co.uk and 

Jo Huxtable, Recruitment Administrator: recruitment@swwfl.co.uk

Salary: Average earnings of over £20 per hour. Guaranteed base plus uncapped commission.

New Year; new you?

Are you passionate about wildlife?

Do you have a natural flair for opening conversations with people?

We are looking for experienced and passionate sales people to join our team of Membership Recruiters. You will need the confidence and motivation to inspire people to support Dorset Wildlife Trust. In a bid to tackle the ecological and climate crises, Dorset Wildlife Trust has ambitious plans. To find out more please visit: www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk/wilder-dorset

Dorset Wildlife Trust protects wildlife and wild places across the county and inspires people about nature and its benefit to our lives. The majority of our funding comes through membership donations via regular giving (monthly direct debits) which is why this role is so vital in order to support our activities.

The Membership Recruiter role is a part time role, working 3 or 4 days a week. We work across the weekend as this is the busiest time for the majority of venues and events (such as shops, garden centres, fetes and fairs). Therefore, you must be available and willing to work Saturdays and Sundays.

*The employer for this role is South West Wildlife Fundraising Ltd (SWWFL). SWWFL is wholly owned by 8 Wildlife Trust charities in the South West.

Responsibilities

- Engage with members of the public at various events and venues across Dorset to promote the inspirational work of DWT.

- To gain support by signing up members of the public as members of Dorset Wildlife Trust.

Requirements

- Experience of face-to-face sales, fundraising and/or promotions preferred.

- Must have access to a car and a full driving licence.

- Looking for permanent role, creating a flexible working pattern, ideally 3 days per week, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

- Confident, self-motivated and resilient.

- People-focused with an enthusiastic, engaging personality.

- Ideally, a love of nature; wanting to make a real difference to protect it now and for the future.

Rewards

- Permanent, employed roles with fantastic, uncapped earnings potential (over £30 per hour for top performers).

- £13 per hour guaranteed during the probationary training period with commission & bonuses paid from day 1.

- Full training and support provided: a 5-day induction with shadow training & field coaching.

- Travel expenses paid (40p per mile).

- Pension scheme.

- Freedom to enjoy a variety of working environments across the county.

Contact:

Could you be the special person we are looking for? If so, please apply now by sending your CV and a short, eye-catching covering note indicating why you are suitable to:

Giles Herbert, Membership Sales Manager. gherbert@swwfl.co.uk  and

Jo Huxtable, Recruitment Administrator. recruitment@swwfl.co.uk