To apply, please fill in this application form. Deadline: September 4th, 2022 11:59pm CET Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis
Do you want to do an internship with Indigo?
We are looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to join our team!
Role Title: Volunteer Coordinator
Location: Remote (must be based in the EU, UK, Serbia, or Bosnia)
Start date: ASAP
Reporting to: Head of Programmes & Partnerships
Hours: 36 hours a week
Stipend: a monthly stipend of £600
Duration: 6 months
Benefits: Being part of a wonderful team and helping amazing grassroots organisations find volunteers
Main objective of role: Match volunteer applicants to partner organisations.
Purpose of the role
The purpose of the Volunteer Coordinator role is to support our network of partner organisations by carrying out Indigo’s volunteer-matching programme. Your main responsibility is to ensure that we meet our partner’s volunteer needs by connecting them with suitable applicants from our database. You will be working closely with another Volunteer Coordinator to serve as Indigo’s placement team, and be the key point of contact for volunteers and partner organisations within the placement process. In addition to this, you will support the diversification of our volunteer recruitment by contributing to marketing and outreach efforts.
As a Volunteer Coordinator, you are expected to maintain positive working relationships with the 50+ current partner organisations supported by Indigo as well as potential new partners, primarily through remote catch-ups. Within Indigo itself, you will be engaging regularly with our international team of 5 people and several volunteers to discuss operational issues, help us carry out our capacity building and psycho-social support programmes, and to pick up any other relevant tasks within our operations where needed.
You will be expected to be an ambassador for Indigo, promoting happy, healthy, and responsible volunteer practices for all. You need to have a good understanding of the situation of refugees and migrants in Europe and be able to signpost volunteers to key information and organisations.
You will also become a part of our Indigo team :) joining regular team building space, remote team lunches & engaging in conversations and activities to keep our organisation