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Volunteering Opportunity: VO69573

  • Marketing Volunteer
    with Re-Employ.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Re-Employ are currently looking for a volunteer to undertake some marketing activities to attract new customers and increase income, thereby supporting the sustainability of the Social Enterprise
     •  The duties will include:- Fully utilising all e-channels and ensuring our website is conducive to maximum sales potential
     •  Calling existing customers to ensure customer satisfaction and maximise repeat business
     •  Contacting potential new customers by phone & email
     •  Exploring potential new markets, in keeping with the marketing plan
     •  This is an excellent opportunity for a committed, enthusiastic individual, who is empathetic to the special learning needs of our enthusiastic and committed workforce and has a desire to support the development of the business, in pursuit of increased sustainability
     •  Our volunteers all agree that they are contributing to a worthwhile cause and talk about the positive, rewarding and sometimes life-changing effect, the Re-Employ experience has given them
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    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The volunteer recruitment process includes a welcome visit, an introduction to the staff and an informal chat/interview with the founder and another member of the team. There will be an induction on the first day for the volunteer - topics covered will include Health & Safety, time keeping, absence management, support provided, and familiarisation of systems used for admin work and expenses.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport rates are paid and expenses can be reimbursed weekly.

    Experience required:Our 6 employees have a range of complex mental & physical health issues. This is an excellent opportunity for a committed, enthusiastic individual, who is empathetic to the special learning needs of our enthusiastic and committed workforce and has a desire to support the development of the business, in pursuit of increased sustainability. This position may also suit part-time college students who are looking to volunteer as part of their course or downtime.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Due to the highly vulnerable nature of the workforce, it is essential that we undertake disclosure checks for all new volunteers.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; PVG membership required; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity is located at Unit 15, Crosshill Business Centre, Crosshill, near Lochgelly.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.