Door to door fundraising (Cork)

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Door to door fundraising (Cork)

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Hourly Rate: €11.70
Fulltime position. You will be required to work 35 hours per week scheduled between the hours of 11.45am-8pm. Monday to Friday.
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Job specification

Job purpose: 

To assist the Direct Dialogue Team achieve its fundraising targets for Regular Giving, and provide Concern Worldwide with funds to carry out Relief and Development work in countries of operation.

Main duties & responsibilities: 

Targets: To set up a target number of regular donors by direct debit between members of the public and Concern through door to door fundraising in various locations around Ireland.

Training: Talking to the public about Concern’s work in a passionate, clear and truthful manner. Using the ‘approach’ as explained in training and in coaching sessions ensuring we use appropriate fundraising techniques that conform with our standards of practice

Awareness: Behaving in a professional and courteous manner at all times, as you are the public face of Concern. Never knowingly bringing Concern or any other charity into disrepute. Portraying Concern’s work in a positive and enthusiastic manner at all times.

Information: Informing the donor that we are paid fundraisers employed by Concern, during the conversation and before they fill in the form, as instructed in training.

Travel: You may be required to be available to travel for a few days a week. In some cases this may include overnight stays. Transport and accommodation is provided for all trips outside your home office.

Procedures: At all times adhering to Concern’s procedures and Concern’s Staff Code of Conduct and Programme Participant Protection Policy.

Fundraising: Fundraising and other relevant duties, as requested by the ROI Door to Door Team Leader and Door to Door Project Manager.

Person specification

Person specification (essential): 

Excellent communication skills, must be fluent in English.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Excellent motivation skills.

Excellent knowledge of, and commitment to the vision, mission and values of Concern Worldwide .

Ability to meet deadlines and targets.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Ireland at the time of application.

Person specification (desirable): 

Proven success in fundraising

Previous fundraising experience.

Competent in the use of modern information technology applications.

Full clean drivers license

To apply

All applications should forward a cover letter and CV to [email protected] specifying which office they wish to work in.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Ireland at the time of application. Excellent English essential.

Due to the high number of applications, we will only contact applicants who are shortlisted for interview.