Community Lottery Assistant
Field Based (covering areas around Scunthorpe and North Lincolnshire)
We are Dove House Hospice, a dedicated service supporting patients with life limiting illnesses. Providing a range of therapies, services and support, we aim to make the hardest part of life manageable within a sustainable, comfortable and caring environment.
We offer outstanding palliative care to patients and support to carers and families, adding life to days when days can’t be added to life.
To help create a better society and enrich lives, we’ve created a community lottery providing professional and ethical income and a tool for a network of hospices and charities to achieve their goals.
We’re now looking for a Community Lottery Assistant to drive uptake and engagement with our society lottery.
- Salary of £18,457 - £20,637 per annum
- Contributory Group Personal Pension
- 22 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays
- Mileage paid
This is an outstanding opportunity for a sales or promotions professional to advance their career into the charitable sector and have a real impact on our income and the work we are able to do.
If you thought all sales is hitting KPIs and contributing to team revenue figures for the quarter, think again. Sales with us means engaging with real people and making a difference. You’ll be changing lives and enhancing communities, helping patients as well as members of the public and seeing the end result everywhere.
What’s more, we are featured at number five of the Times Top 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to work for as well as a three star Best Company Accreditation (the top score available). This means that not only are we an incredible hospice for our patients, but our caring approach also extends to our staff and makes for an amazing working environment.
So, if you are ready to do something fantastic with your career and start making a difference, this is the role you’ve been waiting for.
As a Community Lottery Assistant, you will be tasked with undertaking a door-to-door approach to recruiting new members for the lottery.
Completing membership applications and updating member’s records, you will work across North Lincolnshire to support fundraising efforts for Lindsey Lodge Hospice which is part of our network.
Ensuring player and affiliate charities are at the heart of what we do, you will:
- Undertake door-to-door sales, in-store and event promotion
- Recruit new members to our weekly membership lottery scheme
- Promote lottery activities
- Act as the promotional event leader, overseeing volunteers and promoting and offering lottery products
- Work as part of the collections team to support income throughout North Lincolnshire, Hull and the East Riding
- Contribute ideas, provide feedback and support other team members
To be considered as a Community Lottery Assistant, you will need:
- Previous experience in a sales or promotional role
- Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Excel
- Emotional intelligence and resilience
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- The ability to work using your own initiative
- A full, valid driving licence
Other organisations may call this role Fundraiser, Community Fundraiser, Community Lottery Fundraiser, Society Lottery Fundraiser, Community Engagement Fundraiser, or Charity Engagement Worker.
We are also eager to hear from those who have worked as a Sales Representative, Door-to-Door Sales Rep, Promoter, Sales Agent, Sales Promoter, Lottery Promoter, or Promotion Agent.
The closing date for this role is the 10th July 2019. Interviews are scheduled to be held on the 19th July 2019.
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