Alzheimer's Society
City of London, London
£25,806 - £28,181 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Are you a passionate and motivated individual, committed to making a positive difference to people affected by dementia?

Do you have a great working knowledge of sales or fundraising to enhance our crucial team, working better together?

Can you be compassionate yet tenacious to achieve our society goals?

Yes? We’d love to tell you more!

Fundraiser (Legacy) Responsibilities:

As a Legacy Giving Officer, you will be promoting Gifts in Wills to our supporters and staff right across the London and South East region. Legacy fundraising is a growth area within the fundraising sector and is being recognised as a top priority at Alzheimer’s Society – having been absolutely critical for the charity to continue our work through the pandemic.

• Responsible for the organisation and delivery of a series of events.
• Become the go to contact for all Legacy enquiries in your region.
• Promoting our offers to individual supporters.
• Developing and implementing new regional opportunities to promote legacy giving.
• Provide legacy fundraising awareness training.
• Play a vital role in helping to support our fundraising plans.
• Additional supporter focussed activities.

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and tackle injustices in the system so that nobody has to face dementia alone.

Legacies (Gifts in Wills) help fund over 25% of all Alzheimer’s Society’s work – so your work in our team will be vital for securing the charity’s future income.

Fundraiser (Legacy) Requirements:

You will join our ambitious and supportive team of Legacy fundraisers and work closely alongside other Regional Fundraising colleagues to ensure our supporters are aware of legacy giving and the impact it has on our work. You will be;

• Experience in fundraising or sales and motivated by an excellent cause.
• Eager for an opportunity for you to expand your experience and develop in fundraising.
• Confident with verbal, written and presentation skills.
• An outstanding relationship builder and negotiator.
• Experienced in regularly exceeding targets.

About Alzheimer’s Society:

Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.

Position: Legacy Giving Officer
Location: Home based in London and the South East
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £25,806 - £28,181 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience) (+ London Allowance of £3,600 if applicable)

Closing Date: 30 September 2021
Interview Date: TBC

You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Executive, Legacy Giving Officer, Sales Executive, Business Development Executive, Fundraising, Donor Management, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, etc.

Ref: 102 941
Posted on: 17 September 2021
Closed date: 30 September 2021
Job ref: 102941
Tags: Fundraising