Member Support Officer

    Reference No:   MSONEM0618
    Location:   North East & Midlands
    Duration:   Permanent Contract
    Hours:   37.5 Hours per week although flexibility required for the role
    Published:   06 June 2018
    Closing Date:   4pm Friday 29 June 2018

    The prime purpose of the role of Member Support Officer will include the following: Provide a point of contact and support for members within the region, volunteer recruitment and associated processes.

    The role will encompass a developmental and administrative focus, working primarily with Area Presidents and as necessary, Conference Presidents around capacity building, recruitment, retention, member development and training, use of communication and data management tools.

    The successful applicant will possess the following:

    • FETAC level 7 (or equivalent) in Community Development/ Social Sciences or a closely related field and/ or FETAC level 7 (or equivalent) in Communications, Business Administration or a closely related field.
    • Knowledge of needs and issues of those struggling with poverty and disadvantage.
    • Experience in group facilitation and capacity building/enhancing structures in the community.
    • Experience in the community / voluntary sector.
    • Excellent organisation and administrative skills.
    • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
    • Excellent  I.T. skills – MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, experience with a CRM database is desirable.
    • Ability to be flexible in approach and towards the role.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
    • Flexible in approach, available for evening and weekend work with volunteer members.
    • Own Car/ clean driving licence - use of car for business purposes.

    If you meet these requirements and have the desire to join one of Ireland’s best known, trusted and respected not-for-profit organisations please fill out the form below and attach the completed application form.

    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting. Canvassing will not be accepted and may lead to disqualification. Due to the large volume of applications we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to candidates who are not shortlisted for interview.
    SVP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

    How to Apply

    If you wish to apply, please download and complete the application form. CVs will not be accepted


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    Application Document

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