Philanthropy Team Volunteer

Closing date:
22/01/2020
Location:
Stratford
Hours:
Flexible, up to 2-3 days per week (for 3 months)

About the role

This is an ideal opportunity for someone wishing to gain valuable major gifts, events and research experience in a dynamic national charity, supporting the day to day work of the philanthropy team.

This exciting opportunity is within our partnerships team at Mind, where you would be working collaboratively with the Philanthropy Officers and Special Events Officer to assist in supporting Major Donor Account Managers with the relationship building and stewardship of high net worth individuals. 

We view a high net worth individual as someone whose giving exceeds £3,000 a year, or has the capacity to significantly fund a Mind project. High net worth individuals play a vital role in furthering the reach and scope of Mind’s charitable activities. The role may also involve supporting on the exciting programme of special events within the organisation.

We welcome interest from those individuals who have direct or indirect experience of a mental health problem, who will gain support and understanding, with the opportunity to build confidence, skills and experience from Mind.

The role is flexible and we are looking for someone who can volunteer from our Stratford office, ideally for up to 3 days per week, for 3 months. Although the post is unpaid, we can offer reimbursement of reasonable travel up to £15.00 per day and lunch expenses up to £5 per day.

Mind aims to ensure that the needs and interests of mental health service users, women, black and minority ethnic communities, disabled people, lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender and people of all ages are reflected in all its activities. You are expected to contribute to this aim.

How to apply

Send CV and cover letter to the Volunteering team, [email protected] explaining why you are interested in volunteering in this role. Please also state your availability and how soon you could start volunteering.

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