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Hayes Way
Patchway, BS34

Aerospace Bristol is a new industrial heritage museum and learning centre being developed at Filton, to the north of Bristol. It will tell the story of the region's world-class aerospace industry - past, present and future. The Aerospace Bristol project is being run by the Bristol Aero Collection Trust.

Administration Volunteer (Finance)

Our volunteers play a fundamental role in the success and future of Aerospace Bristol

Administration Volunteer (Finance)

Queens Award for Voluntary Service

be part of our future

Our volunteers play a fundamental role in the success and future of Aerospace Bristol.

This is a hugely exciting time to join the team to help us enhance the visitor experience, encourage repeat visits and word of mouth recommendations, which will help us to increase our visitor numbers and become better known.

Volunteering opportunities at Aerospace Bristol

role purpose

Administration volunteers support the organisations operational activities.

We are currently looking for an Administration Volunteer to join our finance department to support the team in day to day activities. This role would ideally suit someone who is seeking to gain experience for employment.

Role description

Tasks will include but not be limited to:

  • Filing and scanning

  • Working with spreadsheets to organise data

  • Assisting with gift aid

  • Supporting the team in day to day administration needs

There is the potential to expand the role in response to training and experience.

Volunteering opportunities at Aerospace Bristol

role reports to

Head of Finance & Administration and Volunteer Coordinator

Where?

Aerospace Bristol
Hayes Way
Patchway
Bristol
BS34 5BZ

when?

Preferably Mondays and Fridays however we can be flexible.

duration

The role will be reviewed regularly.

requirements

  • Good attention to detail

  • Friendly and flexible approach

  • Able to follow processes

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Administration experience desirable but not essential

  • Finance experience desirable but not essential

Commitment to You

  • Volunteers will receive training for the role

  • We will welcome you to a team that is inclusive, welcoming and passionate about Bristol’s rich aerospace history

  • To understand what you want to achieve from your volunteering with us and together work towards those goals

  • To listen to you and any ideas or suggestions that you might have

What’s in it for You

  • Working as part of a team

  • An opportunity to learn about working within a finance department

  • The opportunity to gain experience at an award winning museum

  • Gain new skills and experience within the heritage/tourism sector

  • The opportunity to meet new people and be part of a friendly and enthusiastic team

Other

  • Volunteers are asked to adhere to the terms of the volunteer agreement

  • Volunteers will be required to attend role specific training prior to commencing volunteering at the Museum

Why we want you

Aerospace Bristol museum opened in 2017 and is home to the last Concorde ever built and the last to fly when it returned to its birthplace in 2003. Our vision is an aerospace museum, which inspires, entertains and informs through the understanding of, and engagement with, the stories and collections of Bristol’s aerospace industry – past, present and future. If you have a passion for planes, are enthusiastic about education, are mad for museums or are hoping to gain experience for employment then we want to hear from you.

number of vacancies

1

HOW CAN I APPLY?

You can make a difference and get involved.  If you would like to become a volunteer, please complete the form below.  Got a question about volunteering? Take a look at our frequently asked questions, as we have tried to give answers to as many queries as possible, or if you would like to know more, please get in touch and contact us at volunteer@aerospacebristol.org.

We look forward to welcoming you on-board soon!

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