Survey and data master

  • VO78654


You will be part of the Changeworks Waste Wise Volunteer team, supporting one of their waste projects - Zero Waste Leith.

Key tasks include -
• Design online surveys, feedback forms and other methods of evaluating the public’s responses to our events and our work
• Create high quality surveys using online tools such as Survey Monkey
• Compile and analyse qualitative and quantitative data, such as from bin monitoring or doorstepping surveys
• Calling members of the public to gain feedback and record any behaviour change
• Create attractive graphs and infographics to display key data for use on social media and in reports
• Write concise descriptions of survey methodology and key results for reporting

Organisation aims and objectives

Changeworks develop and deliver innovative projects and businesses that inspire and empower people to make a difference. Our activities: increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable sources, prevent waste from going to landfill, promote methods of transport with low environmental impact. We provide people with the information they need to make choices that lessen their impact on the environment, we help them to lead safer, healthier, more fulfilled lives.










Frequency and commitment details

Office hours. We have a flexible approach to volunteering and aim to offer a variety of opportunities that can fit around your life, as such we ask for a minimum of four hours per month


Experience required: • Experience using Microsoft Excel and online survey tools such as Survey Monkey • Ability to design appropriate and effective surveys • Can identify key trends and findings in both qualitative and quantitative data • Skilled at creating engaging graphs which highlight key trends • Ability to work within corporate brand and communications guidelines • Excellent numeracy and written communication
Travel details: Office based or home based
Minimum age: 16


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses paid for public transport. If using own car 45p per mile, if using a bike 20p per mile.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Training is provided in a series of sessions delivered at Changeworks, and refreshers are given at the start of each event. Training includes information about Changeworks, background information about waste and food waste in Scotland, waste prevention and recycling information, how to engage with the public, as well as the incentives and support offered by the project and health and safety information.

Last updated 3 months ago