Wildlife Sales Membership Recruiter

Closing date:
Salary: Guaranteed £10 per hour, uncapped commission, (av between £12.50-£20+ per hour)
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Flexible
Location: Hampshire, Across the county
Do you have an optimistic outlook and the desire to make a real difference? Are you looking for a rewarding and flexible way to earn some money? We're looking for people who can inspire members of the public to join Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust and support our work.

Contact details

Please apply by sending your CV and a short, eye-catching covering note indicating why you are suitable and would stand out from the crowd to :- David McGregor, Membership Sales Manager, dmcgregor@swwfl.co.uk

 

 

South West Wildlife Fundraising Ltd (SWWFL) working on behalf of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust (HIWWT) is seeking experienced sales people with a love of the great outdoors to contribute even more to the amazing growth in sales SWWFL has achieved over the last 3 years.

We have recently signed up our 50,000th new member helping to protect more wildlife and wild places across our 8 owning Wildlife Trust charities. We gain these members via good quality venues (such as retail stores, garden centres, tourist attractions, markets), corporate locations & fetes, fairs and shows booked by our specialist central Venues Team.

We are now seeking mature, patient, self-motivated, fun-loving, hard-working people with resilience and heaps of determination to join our expanding team across Hampshire who want to make a real difference to local wildlife.

Responsibilities

  • Engage with members of the public at various booked events and venues across Hampshire to promote the inspirational work of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust (HIWWT)
  • To gain support by signing members of the public up as members of HIWWT
  • To meet daily targets and KPI’s

Requirements

  • Experienced in direct sales, fundraising, F2F and/or promotions preferred
  • Must have access to a car and a full driving licence
  • Looking for permanent, flexible work, ideally 2-4 days/ week including Saturday and/or Sunday
  • Confident, self-motivated, well-rounded person able to work to a high degree of autonomy
  • Must be 18+ with no upper age limit for applicants (we find this type of work especially suits semi-retired or retired people)
  • People-focused with an enthusiastic, engaging personality
  • Ideally, a love of nature; wanting to make a real difference to protect it now and for the future

Rewards

  • Permanent, employed roles with fantastic uncapped earnings potential (currently £20-£30+ per hour for top performers)
  • £10 per hour guaranteed during the probationary training period with commission & bonuses paid from day 1
  • A successful, supportive, “family-feeling” company who takes great care & pride in its employees
  • Full training and support provided: 3 day induction with shadow training & field coaching
  • Travel expenses paid (40p per mile)
  • Pension scheme
  • Varied working environments with much of our work based in different locations
  • Lots of opportunities to work at outdoor fetes, fairs and festivals.

This role is ideal for someone who gets a ‘buzz’ out of selling, is looking for flexibility in their working life, is a natural people-person with great listening skills who has a desire to ‘put something back’ into the community and make a real difference to local wildlife.

Here is what some of our current employees are saying about working for SWWFL:-

  • Working for a very worthwhile charity gives a great sense of satisfaction
  • Fantastic company to work for, relaxed and friendly atmosphere
  • Good team spirit, soft-selling, individual styles encouraged, good induction
  • Great organisation with clear objectives. Opportunity to share your passion of wildlife with others.
  • A great charity rather than greedy business, Short shifts, variety of locations

Find out more at https://www.swwfl.co.uk/vacancies

 

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