Travel with a purpose - Opportunity in Sarawak (Kuala Lumpur)
Blitz Build is an event where Habitat Malaysia aims to build 15 houses in 10 days with Protected content . Big Build Event Coordinator - Kuching, Sarawak - self-funded opportunity for a volunteer to coordinate this event.
Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is seeking an energetic, proactive individual to volunteer in the role of Big Build Event Coordinator for our Kuching affiliate with Habitat for Humanity Malaysia. This position will serve as the overall coordinator and promoter of the Blitz Build project in Malaysia, which is scheduled from 25 April to 3 May Protected content . This volunteer will be responsible for coordinating and event-managing the hosting of Global Village Teams and in-country teams according to the standards set by Habitat for Humanity International.
*Work with the Kuching Board of Directors on the operational plans *Organize, recruit, liaise and host volunteers both local and international *Event management duties including hosting large events, working with caterers, transportation, hotels and other logistical skills needed to manage the event *Develop the Blitz Build Volunteer Manual / Handbook *Seek out and meet with partners including governments, corporates, organizations, churches, and other interested groups *Identify and solicit local donors and sponsors *Create public awareness for the project via media, internet, etc. *Assist and follow up on various submissions to local authorities *Work with the construction team on the preparation of site to be ready for the Blitz Build *Work and coordinate various groups during the Blitz Build *Complete reports as required *Other duties assigned
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