This newly-created role is perfect for someone with a flair for engaging with others and looking to widen their communications and fundraising skillset and elicit real change. You will be working within a growing, well-regarded local charity that values your views and encourages personal and professional development.
We are seeking a proactive, flexible, driven and organised person to support our fundraising and communication activities. This role will be integral to the growth and development of our work and in supporting our families and volunteers. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to hone their skills, gain valuable experience, and develop or perhaps further their career in the not-for-profit sector as part of a dynamic, enthusiastic and supportive team.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in a marketing and/or fundraising environment, including:
- developing and implementing a communications/marketing action plan and/or strategy
- creating content for social media channels, and updating and maintaining websites
- graphic design skills and knowledge of graphic design software e.g. Canva, Photoshop
- writing successful grant funding bids and reports
- excellent planning and organisational skills with ability to prioritise competing demands and meet deadlines
For full details on the role, please see the attached job description and person specification
This is an exciting opportunity to join our team for 12 months, with the potential for extension subject to funding. We offer a genuinely rewarding and positive work environment, and ongoing opportunities for training and development.
Having been home-based, we are gradually moving back to working from our Marylebone office. However this role can be flexible, with at least 2 days homeworking possible after the probation period.
We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. Home-Start Westminster, Kensington & Chelsea, and Hammersmith & Fulham is committed to Equality of Opportunity and Diversity, and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults.
To make your application, please apply with your CV and supporting statement highlighting how you meet the requirements of the role.
Due to the nature of the role, we reserve the right to close the advert early, so please apply as soon as possible, as we would like to interview as and when we receive good applications.