Community Fundraiser - East Anglia

Reference

161465

Job Type

Full Time

Industry

Charity / Voluntary, Customer Service, Fundraising, Health / Nursing, Marketing, Medical, Other, PR / Communications, Sales / Business Development, Social Care

Location

Lowestoft

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.

Community Fundraiser – East Anglia
Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent
Salary: Circa £28k pa
Location: Home based, covering Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex
Reports to: Community Development Manager
Direct reports: None

Following a year of change the charity is looking to grow their team in order to increase their contribution to the national investment in brain tumour research and to do more of their vital campaigning work in line with their 2025 strategy.

Job purpose:
As a Community Fundraiser you will support this charity’s mission through delivery of strategic plans and objectives, by generating and growing their income through community fundraising activities.

You will help raise awareness by engaging people with the work the charity does by recruiting and 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.

Main duties:

  • Ensure supporters, volunteers and fundraising groups have access to relevant fundraising advice, guidance and accurate signposting, whilst promoting best practice in fundraising.
  • Manage, and continuously develop and improve your region through excellent stewarding of existing supporters, regional social media and recruitment of new supporters, including securing new partnerships such as charity of the year and Fundraising Groups.
  • Keep the CRM database fully up to date with information about supporters and their fundraising activities.
  • Connect with local neuro hospitals within your area in order to organise regular information stands taking place on brain tumour clinic days, and to book in visits from the Community Development Manager as appropriate.

If you are passionate, energetic, professional and hardworking, and you think you've got what it takes to help the charity achieve their 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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