Wildlife Fundraising - Membership Recruiter

Closing date:
Salary: £18k-£36k per annum
Contract type: Casual / Working hours: Flexible
Location: Various locations, throughout Hertfordshire and Middlesex
Support your local Wildlife Trust whilst supplementing your income.

We are looking for friendly, independent, and self-motivated people of all ages to work with us and encourage members of the public to join their local Wildlife Trust.

Our Membership Recruiters work independently at venues (pre-booked by our in-house team). Venues include local shops, farmer’s markets, garden centres, nature reserves and county shows/events. Our fundraising activities have been adapted to be COVID-safe with additional materials and health and safety processes in place.

If you have fundraising/sales experience, an outgoing personality and an interest in nature and your local environment then we would love to hear from you. This is an excellent opportunity to bring your experience to a position where you can contribute directly to a cause that you are passionate about.

Michaela Strachan with membership recruiter Martin

Naturalist/broadcaster Michaela Strachan meeting our Membership Recruiter, Martin.

The role:

  • Weekend and bank holiday working essential (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays)
  • Valid driving license and car/van required
  • Guaranteed minimum wage of £9.50, this is not a commission only job
  • Realistic average earnings with commission approx. £30k per annum based on full-time hours
  • Part-time (2-4 days per week), 6-hour shifts.
  • Zero hours contract (during the current pandemic)
  • Full training & full materials provided
  • Working in the local area with the flexibility to travel into neighbouring counties

Benefits:

  • Uncapped commission
  • Quarterly bonus scheme
  • Full charity-branded uniform, kit and ID badge provided
  • Pension Scheme
  • Travel contribution
  • Holiday pay
  • 20 days holiday entitlement

Desirable Skills:

  • Sales or face to face fundraising experience would be preferable
  • Suitable for retired/semi-retired people supplementing their income or those wishing to change careers/lifestyle
  • Effective communicator
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Comfortable with working to targets/KPIs
  • Excellent level of spoken and written English

If you feel that this job is for you, then please apply by downloading and completing the Application Form. We will contact you to discuss the role in further detail if your application is successful.

Please note that by applying for this job you may be subject to a DBS check.

Please contact us for more information:

HR@wildlifefundraising.org
0333 3207 273 (main office) or 07305 000394 (Recruitment)
www.wildlifefundraising.org