Volunteer Area Coordinators - Big Heart Appeal

We are looking for big-hearted volunteers to play a key role in the coordination and organisation of our biggest fundraiser of the year!

Our Volunteer Area Coordinator role offers varied opportunities for you to utilise your administration, organisation and coordination skills, while supporting preparations for our February 2019 Big Heart Appeal street collection.

Register your interest today and find out more about true opportunities to gain valuable experience in the not-for-profit sector, while making a real difference to the 186,000 New Zealanders currently living with heart disease. 

Heart disease is New Zealand’s single biggest killer and claims the life of one person every 90 minutes. Many of these deaths are premature and preventable.

Your skills and attributes:

  • Passionate and aligned with the Heart Foundation’s mission
  • Sound experience in administration and coordination
  • Intermediate Microsoft office suite skills (Word, Outlook and Excel)
  • Proven ability to work within set timeframes and deliver on agreed outcomes
  • An organised self-starter
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Well-spoken and confident to engage with diverse groups (in person and over the phone)
  • Confident when providing guidance and coordinating a small team of volunteers.

Location:

The Heart Foundation national office in Ellerslie, Auckland.

Hours:

One day per week (week days only).

Start date:

Throughout November and December 2018.

Confirmation of Volunteer role:

We will happily provide references on the completion of the Heart Foundation Big Heart Appeal.

Contact details:

We would love to hear from you via email, text or phone. 

Contact Tamara Cummins: tamarac@heartfoundation.org.nz 027 216 2309 for a discussion.