Brain Tumour Research
London, Greater London (Hybrid)
Up to £30K (including London weighting)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

As a Community Fundraiser you will support our mission, by delivering on our strategic plans, objectives and mission, through generating and growing our income through community fundraising activities.

Raising awareness and engaging with people with the work Brain Tumour Research does is another key purpose of this role. This is currently achieved through the recruitment and then supporting the fundraising of individuals, challenge event participants, our Fundraising Groups and Charity of the Year partnerships.

As well as growing our supporter base, you will sustain our supporter base and provide excellent stewardship at all times.

Community Fundraiser – London
Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent
Salary: Up to £30K (including London weighting)
Location: Home based, in London
Reports to: Community Development Manager
Direct reports: None

About Brain Tumour Research:

Brain Tumour Research is an influential, game-changing, intelligent, and focused charity embracing its fantastic supporter base across the UK. Having bucked the trend during the pandemic, Brain Tumour Research is determined to continue its growth trajectory. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK and increasing the national investment in brain tumour research.

Help us fund the fight. Together we will find a cure.

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 our CRM database fully up to date with information about our 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.

Requisite Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in community fundraising, donor management and stewardship.
  • A good communicator, with the ability to converse sensitively and empathetically with members of the public, who may be going through current or recent traumatic experiences.
  • Ability to work proactively and independently.
  • Able to identify and maximise opportunities.
  • Flexible, embraces change and development, and is able to work occasional evenings and weekends when necessary.
  • Experience of working with a database / CRM.
  • Experience of working with MS Office, especially confident in Word and Excel.
  • Outstanding organisation skills.
  • Access to a car and full driving would be ideal but not essential.

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: Sunday 19th June 2022
Early applications are encouraged, interviews will commence before the closing date if suitable candidates are identified.

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to find out more, please click the apply button to be directed to our website, where you can complete your application for this position.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 17 May 2022
Closed date: 16 June 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: 160800_BT
Tags: Fundraising, Marketing