Charity / Voluntary, Customer Service, Fundraising, Marketing, Medical, Other, PR / Communications, Sales / Business Development
Community Fundraiser - Devon, Cornwall, Somerset
Contract Type: Full Time - Permanent
Salary: Circa £28k pa
Location: Home based, Devon, Cornwall, Somerset
Reports to: Community Development Manager
Direct reports: None
About the Employer:
Our client is an ambitious charity, passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK and challenging the Government and larger cancer charities to increase the national investment for research into brain tumours to £35 million a year and bring parity with other cancers.
Their vision is to find a cure for all types of brain tumours. Their mission is to increase the UK investment in brain tumour research.
As a Community Fundraiser you will support this charity's mission, by delivering on their strategic plans, objectives and mission, through generating and growing their income through community fundraising activities.
Raising awareness and engaging people with the work this charity does is another key purpose of this role. This is currently achieved through the recruitment and then supporting the fundraising of individuals, challenge event participants, their Fundraising Groups and Charity of the Year partnerships.
You will help build and sustain their supporter base and provide excellent stewardship at all times.
The charity holds annual challenges and events to generate income, however as well as using these opportunities to generate income for the charity, Community Fundraisers will:
- Own the recruitment of new prospects and all stewardship of supporters for the three key Wear A Hat Day events taking place throughout the year.
- Develop and build the relationship with our Research Centre of Excellence in Plymouth
- Stewardship and management of Challenge events in your area and promotion
- Seek new opportunities to maximise fundraising across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset
If you are passionate, energetic, professional and hardworking, and you think you've got what it takes to help this charity to achieve its mission, then they would welcome your application.
Please note, in addition to a competitive salary, employment benefits include a generous holiday allowance, occupational sick pay, access to private healthcare, and free parking.
Closing Date: Wednesday 17th August 2022
Early applications are encouraged, interviews will commence before the closing date if suitable candidates are identified.
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