Unpaid role
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Job description
This organisation supports anonymous recruitment. That means hiding your personal identifying information, removing bias from the hiring process.

We are looking for an experienced fundraising and communications professional who can expand the reach and fundraising potential of our small community development charity and the network of community groups that we support.

You will be passionate about the changes we are trying to make in communities in the North of England.

You will have experience of generating interest in what we are doing and converting that into grants and donations.

You will be confident about looking for new ways to promote the charity and expand its reach and fundraising potential with positivity and determination.

We are a small community development charity providing support to a network of women-led savings groups called Greater Manchester Savers. We are about to re-brand as Community Savers as we have a new group in Sheffield. The groups in the network are located in some of the lowest-income communities in the North of England which are full of amazing, resilient, enterprising and creative women (and people in general)! We work with people to build community through savings and support groups to develop community-led solutions to poverty and inequality. Our work is informed by a principle of women's leadership and 90% of savings group committees are women. Greater Manchester Savers have been inspired by and are attempting to adapt ideas and approaches from an international social movement called Shack/Slum Dwellers International.

Main tasks: 

  • Developing new ideas for fundraising and partnerships
  • Researching and recording funding opportunities
  • Gathering stories, testimony and quantitative impact data in support of publicity and fundraising
  • Producing website and social media content
  • Co-writing grant applications (depending on experience)
Additional documents
Fundraising and Communications Volunteer (role description) (.docx)
CLASS Volunteer Application Form - Fundraising and Communications (.docx)
Refreshed on: 22 April 2021
Closing date: 06 June 2021
Tags: Communications, PR, Fundraising

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.

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