Chichester, West Sussex
£24,000 - £27,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

A unique opportunity to work on our 6 figure strategic partnership with The Body Shop at Home. 

About you 

We are looking for someone who really enjoys motivating fundraisers and building relationships. This role gives administrative and fundraising support across our largest strategic partnership with The Body Shop at Home.

About Children on the Edge

Children on the Edge is an international NGO based in Chichester, West Sussex. All our staff, partners and volunteers play a role in supporting the creation of protective environments, bringing hope, life, colour and fun to children living 'on the edge'.

This is a great time to join Children on the Edge - our projects are bringing significant change to communities living on the edge. Through 2020 we have remained true to our core values; being flexible, adaptive and innovative in both our programmes and our approach to fundraising. In everything we do, we focus on building relationships and listening to the children we work with, our local partners, and the donors that support our work so faithfully. 

About the role

This role is really rather unique! Children on the Edge was founded 30 years ago by Anita Roddick as part of The Body Shop. Today, our long-term partnership with The Body Shop at Home continues and is growing each year. In 2019 the partnership raised £380,000 and we anticipate raising more than £700,000 in 2020. We actively support more than 150 regional leaders within this direct sales business and almost 1,000 Ambassadors and fundraisers holding events. 

You will be equally comfortable building relationships ‘online’ in Facebook groups, by email and over the phone. We are looking for someone who really loves to be at the heart of engaging with supporters and crucially helping recognise and celebrate their achievements. 

You will be equally comfortable communicating in Facebook groups, by email and over the phone with hundreds and hundreds of our passionate supporters in this direct sales business.

For a full outline of the role and details of how to apply download the Job Pack on our website and send your CV with a covering letter stating how you meet the person specification and why you should be considered for the role to the nominated email address in the job description.

Closing date for applications is  Friday 5th February 2021.  Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis so prompt application is recommended.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK and are subject to enhanced DBS and Safeguarding checks.

The Client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.

 

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Children on the Edge

Children on the Edge exists to help marginalised and forgotten children, who are living on the edge of their societies. These are children... Read more

Refreshed on: 11 January 2021
Closed date: 28 January 2021
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.