Chiswick, Greater London
Job description

Volunteer role title: Database Volunteer

Location:  Chiswick

Anticipated time contribution:  Tuesday/Friday 10am – 2pm (some flexibility)

Responsible to: Data Management Team


About the role

The role of database volunteer is to support the team with incoming and outgoing post and returned swabs.  As part of the role, you will be opening our returned swabs and scanning them into our system and packing them for the courier. 


What’s involved?

  • Responsible for opening returned swab mail and scanning into our system.

  • Packing swabs for the courier


    What skills, experience and attributes do I need?

  • Good administrative and organisational skills

  • The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a small team

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • A genuine interest and desire to support the work of DKMS UK


    What you can expect from the charity.


  • Comprehensive training and support from the Data Management

  • Recognition of your hard work and achievements

  • An opportunity to feedback on your experience and shape the future development of the program

  • A professional reference from an international charity (after 3 months with us)

  • The opportunity to volunteer for a new, global charity


About the charity

We are committed to increasing the number of potential blood stem cell donors in the UK, so that there is a donor for everyone who needs one.


Every 20 minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with a blood cancer such as leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. For many of those affected, a blood stem cell donation from a matching donor represents their best, and sometimes only, chance of beating this devastating disease.

Posted on: 18 September 2019
Closed date: 17 December 2019
Tags: Admin