The Centre is Hiring

Wednesday, April 27, 2011


The Volunteer & Engagement Manager is a full time position (30 hours/wk).  
(Increasing to 40 hours in January 2012)

The Volunteer & Engagement Manager will: manage the overall development and maintenance of The Centre’s relationships with the nonprofit community; manage and promote and volunteer management best practices; and manage, promote and educate the sector on pro bono volunteerism.

Specific Responsibilities include:  
Assist in the development and implementation of the annual plan for The Centre’s Volunteer Programmes
Assist in the development and implementation of The Centre’s new Pro Bono Volunteerism Programme
Develop, manage and execute special events promoting or supporting volunteerism
Conduct ongoing trainings and information sessions promoting use of with nonprofits, individual volunteers, and other interested parties
Assist in the management and relationship development of The Centre’s nonprofit members

The successful applicant will possess:
Proven relationship management skills
Knowledge of volunteer recruitment and management best practices
Ability to effectively manage, develop, and utilise web- and software-based databases
Proven event management skills
Ability to manage multiple priorities
Knowledge of Bermuda’s Third Sector
Ability to coordinate a team and to manage relationships, especially with volunteers
Good writing, facilitation and public speaking skills
Presentation skills

To see the full job description click here

To apply, please forward:
A cover letter and resume (please include a list of organisations you have volunteered with)
A short essay (no less than 200 words) explaining the important role volunteerism plays in the nonprofit/charitable sector
Three letters or contacts for references

Information should be sent to The Centre on Philanthropy
By email
By hand Ground Floor, Sterling House, 16 Wesley Street, Hamilton HM 11
By mail PO Box HM 3217 Hamilton HM NX

DEADLINE:  May 13, 2011