Events & Volunteer Coordinator
The Muslim Hands South Africa Office is based in Cape Town. The Events & Volunteers Coordinators will be
responsible for coordinating all efforts related to upcoming events and the
volunteers involved. The successful candidates will provide complete
administration support in relation to these vital functions of the
As the Events & volunteer Coordinator, you will
be responsible for:
administrative support with the recruitment of MH Volunteers (MHV’s)
and draft volunteer policies and procedures.
appropriate volunteering opportunities and create role descriptions based on
the diversifying needs of the organisation.
support, and motivate volunteers and their work. This includes managing all
social media communication with volunteers.
and update volunteer databases. This includes managing the volunteers list,
inducting all new volunteers and cataloging MHV’s capabilities, interests and
volunteers and provide appropriate training to ensure they are suitable for the
directly coordinate Muslim Hands South Africa events nationally with a view to
secure MHV’s and raise funds accordingly.
Events, Keeping up to date with culture trends; monitoring the effectiveness of
advertising campaigns and ensuring appropriate marketing ‘placement’.
liaise with MHV’s and the scheme; continually seeking to raise its profile and
secure fund-raising opportunities.
nurture existing (and cultivating new) partnerships with relevant and desirable
encourage and support volunteers to run their own fundraising event activities
within their specific areas.
maintain regular contact with MHV’s around the country, setting mini-challenges
during ‘off-peak’ periods so that they remain engaged and active within their
support in the attainment of an effectively visible MH presence at key events,
both at grass roots and regional level, mobilising localised volunteer networks
and Fundraising Team(s) as required.
general knowledge of marketing, web and social media platforms
organisation skills and problem-solving skills
well under pressure and to tight deadlines
written and spoken English
to work in close knit team
positive and flexible outlook
African driving license
Closing Date: 25 June 2019, To apply email CV to: