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Volunteer opportunities

 
 

Marketing volunteer 
 

Ethical Consumer Research Association (ECRA) is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to help increase the profile of the organisation, and promote ECRA's consultancy services. We're ideally looking for an individual who can volunteer for up to 8-16 flexible hours per week 

 

Why volunteer for us?

  • Great experience with Manchester-based co-operative that assists consumers challenge corporate power
  • Hot-desk at our Manchester office, and/or work from home
  • Regular support and supervision
  • Up to £10 paid expenses for travel & lunch per day
  • Free digital subscription for duration of volunteering (12-month sub, after 12 weeks)
  • Valuable work experience
  • Skills development, personal and professional development, and training (where practicable)
  • Socials and invitations to events

 

 

Volunteer tasks may include:

Collation, tabulation and presentation of data & information

Web and phone-based research

Assisting ECRA staff in implementing new marketing initiatives

Event organisation support 

 

 

 

How to apply:

 

Please downloadand complete a Volunteer Application Form (links below), and email it to: enquiries[at]ethicalconsumer.org or post to: Volunteer Co-ordinator, ECRA, Unit 41 Old Birley Street, Manchester, M15 5RF

Volunteer Application Form (WORD)

Volunteer Application Form (PDF)

 

 

 

Video: Amy Shakeshaft shares her experience of volunteering at Ethical Consumer

 

 

 

 

 

General volunteering opportunities at Ethical Consumer's Manchester office

 

We are always happy to hear from anyone who would like to volunteer for us.

Due to the nature of the work here, we ask for the following as a minimum commitment:
- one day per week over a six month period (or equivalent)
- must be based in our Manchester office

We are a co-operatively run organisation so we share all tasks between us.
The work would consist of a range of different tasks including admin, research and maybe writing some small pieces for the magazine.

If you have specific skills that you would like to volunteer (such as research, design, marketing or photography), please highlight this in your application, or contact us directly.

Our office is in Manchester in the UK. We are only able to make a contribution of up to £10 per day towards transport costs and lunch expenses.

For further information please read our Volunteer Policy (pdf)

 

 

How to apply:

 

Please downloadand complete a Volunteer Application Form (links below), and email it to: enquiries[at]ethicalconsumer.org or post to: Volunteer Co-ordinator, ECRA, Unit 41 Old Birley Street, Manchester, M15 5RF

Volunteer Application Form (WORD)

Volunteer Application Form (PDF)

 

 

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