JOB REF: SFH10
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Starting Salary £20,623 per annum
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and experienced fundraiser to work within the charity’s fundraising team, engaging with new and existing supporters to ensure they receive the appropriate level of donor care needed to maximise their fundraising contribution.
You will be an excellent communicator, highly motivated with a sales outlook, and a creative thinker who is able to identify and cultivate supporters to develop new fundraising opportunities. You will be used to working across a variety of projects and able to prioritise your workload effectively.
You will have proven experience of working closely with volunteers, able to recruit, develop and motivate them using your influential yet collaborative style.
In this role, you'll be responsible for delivering current fundraising campaigns and projects to target as part of the Fundraising team’s £1.2 million target, and for innovating, developing and delivering new fundraising activities. You will monitor and evaluate fundraising activity to create opportunities for future growth. This role is customer-focused and you'll spend lots of time encouraging and working with our fantastic supporters to maximise their fundraising, so sales experience would be a definite advantage.
The hospice’s fundraising activity includes a mixture of community, corporate and events activities. You'll have contact with event participants and supporters and manage relationships with supporters and suppliers, working with colleagues across the Fundraising team.
You will be active in the community, visiting supporters, attending meetings, events and cheque presentations. You will keep supporters up to date with communications, including thank you letters and digital content, to ensure they are fully engaged with the hospice and its work, and that their efforts are recognised. You will also maintain excellent records of all fundraising activity and income.
If you are a target-driven team player who is motivated by the idea of raising more funds than ever for a fantastic local charity, this is the job for you.
Application packs can be downloaded from the jobs page of our website -
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All completed application forms must be sent directly to the HR Department or emailed to
Closing date: Thursday 25th February at 4pm
Interviews: during w/c 7th March 2016