Donor Relations Officer

About the role

We are seeking a new team member to join our amazing telemarketing team.  Ideally, you would be someone who loves engaging with people and is passionate about chatting with our friendly donor community.

 

Your ability to build rapport over the phone and get our donors excited about making a difference for the Deaf and hard of hearing community will be the key to your success. You will receive on the job training and will have the backing of a supportive team.

 

This role is for 20 hours per week, working Monday to Friday from 4.00pm – 8.00pm.

 

We pride ourselves of being flexible, so there is the option to work from the comfort of your own home (once fully trained), or to work alongside our telemarketing team from our offices in Parnell.

 

You will need to possess the following experience and attributes:

  • Previous experience in a call centre or telemarketing environment

  • Experience working for “not for profit” organisation or similar sector

  • Computer savvy

  • Thrive on learning new systems and processes

  • Brilliant and unbeatable people skills

  • A positive, can-do attitude

  • Sound judgement and calm level-headedness

  • Strong administration skills

  • Team player

  • Impeccable time management

 

About you:

  • Clear telephone manner

  • Highly organized & professional 

  • High attention to detail

  • Can work unsupervised, as well as part of a team 

  • Computer literacy 

  • Strong communication skills 

About us

 

We are an established and trusted charity that advocates for the Deaf and hard of hearing community. The Foundation help people to transform their lives through access to timely diagnosis, support, hearing healthcare, and rehabilitation. We also help our community by creating programmes and campaigns that help to foster accessibility and Deaf awareness in schools, workplaces and in public spaces throughout New Zealand.

 

Applicants for these positions must have the right to work in New Zealand.

Sound like you? Please email your CV and a cover letter to shirley.rippey@nfd.org.nz