Volunteer Manager Resume Sample

Updated on: August 29, 2021

A volunteer manager will need to write his or her resume in a way that portrays his or her strongest points.

As they are required to hire and train volunteers in nonprofit organizations, they need to be able to recognize volunteering talent effectively.

Here is an example of a resume for a volunteer manager that depicts this position’s unique skills and experiences.

Volunteer Manager Resume Example

Ronald Miller
1023 Brook Road, Barre, VT 52402
(000) 910-9339, Email


Results-oriented individual, with 10+ years’ extensive experience working as a volunteer manager. Highly skilled in supporting a team approach for all-volunteer services. Exceptionally articulate in recruiting and selecting volunteers and providing training activities.  Hands-on experience in implementing volunteer department policies and procedures

• Hired, trained, and disseminated 50 volunteers for different NGOs within eight months
• Developed volunteer training material for newly hired volunteers


Acme Services, Barre, VT | 2018-present
Volunteer Manager
• Recruit and interview volunteers for direct services and fundraising activities
• Induct and train volunteers
• Develop and manage volunteer policies, procedures, and standards
• Produce reports for fundraisers and other trustee organizations

Acme Services, Barre, VT | 2011-2018
Volunteer Manager Assistant
• Managed and maintained up to date volunteer records
• Provided needed support to volunteers
• Planned and implemented get-togethers
• Raised staff awareness with respect to volunteers’ roles and functions

Bachelor’s Degree in Management
Vermont State University, Barre, VT

• Excellent acumen for working with volunteers
• Able to plan strategically and make appropriate decisions
• Demonstrated ability to develop new skills in volunteers
• Excellent communication and personal organizational skills