Volunteer Engagement Manager (Maternity Cover)

Salary £31,431per annum (Subject to change based on location) Fixed Term Contract till September 2018, 35 hours per week, Closing Date: 11th October 2017, Online Interview:TBC

About Us:

Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting is the world’s only movement for every girl and any girl because we believe that each of them deserves to be the best they can be. Free to make what they want from the Movement, girls learn by doing, make friends and have fun. In safe, local spaces, girls develop the skills and attitudes to change themselves, their communities and our world.

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) keeps the global Movement thriving, united and growing.

About the Role:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our organisation working in partnership with the Western Hemisphere Regional Committee, a working committee of the WAGGGS World Board that is chaired by a World Board Member.

In this role, you will facilitate connections across the organisation and providing strategic insight to the committee to ensure the successful execution of the regional strategy within the context of WAGGGS’ global priorities.

Contribute to the development of an organisation-wide volunteer engagement framework to maximise the support WAGGGS provides its volunteers and their effective contribution to the organisation.

About You:

As the successful candidate you will have significant experience working with volunteer groups and supporting their engagement and development.

You will have experience of project management undertaking research, developing the project work plan, ensuring it implementation, tracking and reporting on process.

You will have a great track record of building, maintaining effective internal and external relationships, developing cross-functional working with staff and volunteers in the UK and internationally

It is essential that you can demonstrate experience of business reporting to senior level stakeholders and have excellent interpersonal, communication and analytical skills together.

What you can expect from us

  • 26 days' holiday plus public holidays
  • Home Worker Financial Support Package
  • 5% Generous Matched Pension Contribution (after 3 months in service

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team (hr@wagggs.org) to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original time frame.

A Note for Recruitment Agencies:

We prefer to hire people directly and have a preferred supplier list in place. We will be in touch if we need you. 

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