Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We know that homelessness is not inevitable. We know that together we can end it. We are now recruiting the team that will deliver Christmas 2022. This unique event mobilises a huge volunteering effort to provide warmth, companionship and vital services in temporary centres across London to people facing homelessness.
Title: Project Coordinator – Corporate Donations – X3 posts
Salary: £30,935 (pro-rata)
Contract: 5th September- 24th February
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: Based in London
About the role
We are looking for 3 Project Coordinators to join our temporary London Christmas Team. This is a great opportunity to gain experience working on a large-scale charity event. As a Project Coordinator – Corporate Donations your role will involve building relationships with current and new corporate donors to ensure we can resource all the required material donations we need to run the Crisis at Christmas centres in London. Gift in kind donations we require range from food and beverages to clothing, hairdressing equipment and cars. We are a friendly and sociable team and look forward to welcoming new members of the team.
To be successful in this role you will have
Experience of customer service and ability to deal with working with partner organisations and donors via phone and email in a professional and friendly manner.
Strong organisational skills with an ability to manage multiple priorities
Excellent IT skills with experience of using Microsoft Office software, in particular Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint.
Strong problem-solving skills and the adaptability to modify plans in response to unexpected complications.
Good communicator who considers their audience and can work efficiently as part of a team.
Strong attention to detail and ability to process data accurately.
You may have experience running events or working on busy projects or have experience in a busy customer service or fundraising environment. You should have an interest in the charity or homelessness sector and a commitment to Crisis’ purpose and values.
We believe diversity is a strength, and our aim is to make sure that Crisis truly reflects the communities we serve. We are actively working towards our organisation being a place where everyone can thrive and make their best contribution to our mission of ending homelessness for good. We know that the more perspectives, voices, and experiences we can bring to this work, the better. We particularly welcome applications from people who have lived experience of homelessness, and people from all marginalised groups, communities and backgrounds.
Working at Crisis
As a member of the team, you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:
Interest free loans for travel season ticket, cycle to work, and deposit to secure a tenancy
Pension scheme with an employer contribution of 8.5%
25 days’ annual leave (pro-rata) which increases with service to 28 days and option to purchase up to 10 additional days leave
Enhanced maternity, paternity, shared parental, and adoption pay
Flexible working around the core hours 10am-4pm
And more! (Full list of benefits available on website)
Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.
When you join us, you will have the opportunity to join our staff diversity networks, which aim to champion issues across the organisation, enable staff to be their authentic and best selves and contribute to making Crisis a truly diverse organisation.
How to apply
If this sound likes the opportunity for you, please click on the 'Apply for Job' button below.
Closing date: Sunday 17 July (at 23:59)
Interviews will be held on the week commencing Monday 25 July
We welcome applications from people who identify as neuro diverse and want our recruitment process to be as accessible as possible. If you need us to make an adjustment or provide additional support as you apply for a role, please email our Recruitment team.
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