Current vacancies

We're currently looking for volunteers in both our campaigns and fundraising teams; scroll down to read more about each of these roles.

Office Angel Needed!

Here at Free Tibet, our volunteers play a vital part in helping to carry out the work that we do. We are currently looking for an office angel to assist our small (but perfectly formed!!) fundraising team.

This role would be fantastic for anyone wanting administration experience and depending on the interests of the individual there is scope to get more involved in specific fundraising projects.

The successful candidate will form an essential part of the fundraising team and their main tasks will include:

  • Processing new donations, memberships and change of details
  • Preparing correspondence to be sent to supporters regarding memberships and donations, as well as any other relevant mail
  • Processing incoming/outgoing mail
  • The volunteer will be required to perform general administrative tasks relevant to the smooth running of the office

There is also potential to get involved in investigating new income streams and helping to plan and deliver current fundraising projects

No experience is required, we will provide training. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Initiative and flexibility
  • A professional approach to their work and role as a term member
  • Ability to work independently
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Attention to detail
  • Competent use of Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel

We are looking for someone who is available for a minimum of two days a week, for at least ten weeks.

Does this sound like you? Please email your CV and cover letter (maximum one page) explaining why you would like to volunteer with us to fundraising@freetibet.org.

Responsible to: Fundraising Officer
Location: Old Street, N1, London
Stipend: £8.50 per day
Start: As soon as possible.
Duration: Minimum of ten weeks
Hours: Minimum of two days a week (11am-5.30pm)

Campaigns and Media Volunteer

Would you like to help Tibet and learn about campaigning as a volunteer member of Free Tibet’s campaign team? We’re looking for a smart, effective and reliable person who can support us in our vital work. In exchange for your time and commitment, you’ll get the opportunity to learn about campaigning, media work and Tibet hands-on.

Main tasks

  • Monitor media coverage, maintain media contact database and identify media targets
  • Undertake online research
  • Draft and issue campaign communications where appropriate (including letters, reports, complaints)
  • Participate in brainstorming and campaign planning
  • Assist the digital officer in campaign-related activity and analysis
  • Help to organise and run events
  • Administrative tasks
  • Various other tasks, as requested.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Initiative and creativity
  • A professional approach to their work and role as a term member
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong command of written English – both for public and media purposes and for professional communication and letter-writing to external contacts
  • Good research skills

It would be great if you also had one or some of the following!

  • Knowledge of the situation in Tibet and China
  • Knowledge or experience of campaigning
  • Professional writing and/or research experience
  • Qualification or study experience in human rights, international affairs, journalism or public relations
  • Knowledge of online and social media communications

Responsible to: Campaigns and Media Manager
Location: Old Street, N1, London
Stipend: £8.50 per day

We’re looking initially for a commitment of at least one working day a week for eight weeks in our central London office. Depending on your skills and our needs, we can look at increasing the hours and the period of volunteering once we know one another better. Please send a CV and a brief covering letter to campaigns@freetibet.org.