Alzheimer's Society
Newport, Gwent
£25806 - £28181 per annum
Permanent
Job description
Community Fundraiser

Please note the deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is 5pm on the closing date

They are the UK's leading dementia charity, providing information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

Community Fundraiser Responsibilities:

They have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join the Wales and West Midlands fundraising team working remotely from home with occasional community outreach work. The environment is fast-paced, creative and diverse. Your primary focus is supporting our wonderful fundraising supporters, proactively securing new fundraising partners as well as performing a range of admin and database led tasks. You will be joining a team of five other community fundraisers covering and raising funds in their own areas as well as working with other teams and directorates to maximise relationship building and income generation.

If you have a passion and skill for supporting volunteers, this is an exciting opportunity for you to build on your volunteer management experience, and truly make your mark in this rapidly expanding charity.

Community Fundraiser Requirements:

They are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person who has excellent experience of working with donors and volunteers. They are looking for someone who can hit the ground running and has ideally worked within a similar role or can demonstrate the relevant skills and experience required in the job description.

You will need to be an excellent communicator and confident in contacting supporters over the phone as well as giving presentations to various groups, associations and local businesses. You will need to demonstrate your ability to be a real team player, as well as having the ability to work well on your own initiative. This is a busy and demanding role often with conflicting deadlines so the ability to prioritise your workloads and have an organised, methodical approach is essential.

You will have experience of recruiting, managing and working with volunteers to deliver organisational objectives as well as a proven track record in achieving financial and non-financial targets and good working knowledge of budgets is also essential.

The successful candidate will benefit from working in a dynamic and well-supported team where you will have a direct impact on the lives of people affected by dementia.

About our client:

They embrace diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities they serve and ensuring inclusion in everything they do.

Their employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. They are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. They also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career.

Position: Community Fundraiser
Location: North Wales, Mid Wales & Newport (North Wales, Powys, Monmouthshire & Newport)
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £25,806 - £28,181 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience)

Closing Date: 13 May 2021
Interview Date: 21 May 2021

You may have experience of the following: Community Fundraiser, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Volunteer Management, Business Development, Legacy, Fundraiser, Volunteer Manager, Charities etc.

Ref: 98838
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Posted on: 30 April 2021
Closing date: 14 May 2021
Job ref: 98838
Tags: Fundraising
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