14 May, 2019

Movember Student Ambassador Programme

  • The Movember Foundation
  • Leeds University, Leeds, UK
Voluntary Charity, Not for Profit and Social Enterprise

Job Description/Duties

The Movember student ambassador programme is an opportunity for confident, energetic and enthusiastic students who want to challenge themselves whilst raising funds and awareness for the largest global men's charity. It’s not a role for the faint hearted and will require effective communication with University channels, clubs, societies and fellow students.

Responsibilities

  • Personal fundraising
  • Spreading awareness of Movember’s men’s health issues on campus
  • Organising and hosting fundraising events
  • Recruiting students, lecturers, friends and family to take part in Movember
  • Being a positive role model and ambassador for men’s health, acting as a point of contact for other students on campus

Requirements

  • Confidence
  • Enthusiasm
  • Organisational skills
  • Interest in men’s health
  • Social personality
  • Great communication
  • Positive attitude
  • Resilience
  • Persistence

Skills you’ll gain

  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Promotion
  • Events planning
  • Confidence
  • Public speaking
  • Leadership & management

What you’ll receive
We provide full training to all ambassadors in our London office, as well as personalised merch and fundraising materials to help them lead a successful campaign.

There is a Movember staff member dedicated to supporting ambassadors throughout their journey and providing them with advice, techniques, tools and materials to ensure they have a positive and successful experience. This will include

  • Regular updates
  • Individual monthly phone catch ups
  • Ambassador Facebook group
  • Early access to and inclusion in Movember activations

Timings
The ambassador role runs from September 2019 – May 2020 but the bulk of student involvement will be from September to December.

  • September: recruit students and spread awareness for the campaign on campus
  • October: plan fundraising events
  • November: individual fundraising & events
  • December: wrap up final donations and celebrate!

Students are also asked to participate in health awareness campaigns around World Cancer Day (4th February) and Testicular Cancer Awareness Month (April). Finally, they must recruit their replacement.

Like all of our dedicated Mo fundraisers, this is a voluntary position. However, The Movember Foundation will provide all ambassadors with references and special consideration for a summer internship at our London office.

Application deadline Monday 17th June 2019.


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