National Volunteer Co-ordinator – ROI Retail (4 Month FTC)

    Reference No:   NVCNO0718
    Location:   SVP House, 91/92 Sean McDermott Street, Dublin 1
    Duration:   Fixed Term contract (approximately 4 months), Full Time
    Hours:   37.5 hours per week
    Published:   06 July 2018
    Closing Date:   4pm Wednesday 25 July 2018

    To provide a confidential and professionally orientated role as National Volunteer Co-ordinator - ROI Retail to the National Retail Development Manager. The role is also responsible for managing/ coordinating the recruitment, selection and retention of volunteers within SVP; collect and process volunteer application forms and related Garda vetting forms for SVP Retail activities within the Republic of Ireland in a manner consistent with established SVP practice and to present a list of approved volunteers to each Region, to an agreed timetable, for placement within local shops or warehouses.

    The successful applicant will possess the following:

    • Educated to degree level in a relevant field and have a proven track record in providing high level admin support to a large team.
    • Experience of management in the community / voluntary sector
    • Extensive volunteer and staff management experience
    • Proven track record in project management
    • Demonstrable project management and administrative skills.
    • Persuasive communication skills - ability to present ideas clearly and concisely to a variety of audiences.
    • An ability to quickly establish and maintain rapport with a diverse range of stakeholders and to manage on-going working relationships and work plans.
    • Project Management skills
    • Results orientated approach
    • People management and training skills
    A full job description is available below. 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 job application form.

    Please note that we do not accept C.Vs.

    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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