Officers of non-governmental organisations
Average Annual Pay
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2017
Average Weekly Hours
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2015
Labour Force Survey 2018
Future employment projections (Working Futures UK)
Officers of non-governmental organisations perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in the running of trade associations, employers’ associations, learned societies, trade unions, charitable organisations and similar bodies.
QualificationsThere are no formal academic requirements although pre-entry experience is usually necessary. Some organisations only employ their own members, although evidence of related work within pressure groups, the voluntary sector, trade unions or other organisations is generally sufficient.
- maintains and updates records of membership details, subscription fees, mailing lists, etc.;
- circulates and reports information of relevance to members and interested parties;
- arranges meetings, conferences and other events and circulates agenda and other relevant material;
- receives and responds to written correspondence and telephone enquiries from members and other organisations;
- assists with fund raising activities within a specified geographical area;
- prepares and provides measures of organisational activity for senior officials.
Common job titles
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