SW9, London
21,166 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Community Fundraiser - London SW9 

£21,166 pa (full-time but part-time and flexibility considered)

About Age UK Lambeth

We support older people in Lambeth to live enriched, productive and purposeful lives: challenging the stigma of ageing, reducing social isolation and ensuring they get the right support at the right time. We are kind, person centred and outcome focused - finding solutions that work by listening, being flexible and including older people in delivering services. 

What you’ll be doing? 

This is a new role dedicated to building a supporter base in Lambeth reaching out to local people, businesses and others who wish to contribute to our work through charitable giving. You will be part of our Engagement Team working alongside marketing, communications and campaigns staff but with specific responsibility for: 

  • Developing an annual fundraising plan

  • Creating and delivering a programme of fundraising events

  • Increasing the number of supporters and regular givers

  • Building positive long-term relationships with potential supporters, eg local businesses, community groups, local trusts and foundations

  • Identifying and publicising different ways of giving

  • Working with our Volunteer Co-ordinator to recruit and retain fundraising volunteers

What you need to bring

  • The ability to inspire and motivate supporters

  • A good understanding of different fundraising practices

  • A track record of successful delivery of fundraising events and initiatives

  • Experience of working with charity CRMs and databases, eg donorfy

What you’ll benefit from

  • Flexibility - hours that can be worked flexibly

  • Brixton based - close to good transport and vibrant town centre

  • Generous pension provision - 7% employer contribution

  • 26 days holiday a year rising to 31 days after 5 years

  • A great staff team 

How to apply

You will be required to upload your CV and a letter of application answering the following 4 questions (in no more than 250 words per question). 

  1. Why do you want to join us at Age UK Lambeth? And why now?

  2. Tell us how you would inspire more people to give in Lambeth?

  3. Describe a successful fundraising event or initiative that you’ve run? 

Closing date

Tuesday 1st December 2020 5pm

 

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About
Age UK Lambeth

Age UK Lambeth is an independent local charity. We've been working in the local community to help older people for over 70 years. We have 3... Read more

Posted on: 12 November 2020
Closed date: 01 December 2020
Tags: Fundraising

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