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We are recruiting for a Communications and Fundraising Assistant to increase the impact of Lepra through communications and marketing, building trust with our audiences to develop support and generate income. The primary function of Communications and marketing team is to support the fundraising team to achieve all income and expenditure budgets in line with the annual plan objectives and budget and to ensure that Lepra achieves a high positive public profile and high name recognition.
Lepra has been at the forefront of treatment in leprosy since 1924, from the development of an effective cure to ground breaking techniques to find, support and restore the lives of people affected by this devastating disease.
The importance of our work is recognised and supported by Her Majesty The Queen who has been our Patron since she became monarch in 1952.
The primary function of Communications and Marketing team is to support the fundraising team to achieve all income and expenditure budgets in line with the annual plan objectives and budget and to ensure that Lepra achieves a high positive public profile and high name recognition.
The key tasks of the Communications and Fundraising Assistant are:
It is essential that you are educated to A level or NVQ3 level or equivalent.
This post is full-time and based in our Colchester office, there will be a requirement to attend out of hours events or media on-call duties, and the ability to travel in the UK (and occasionally overseas) is required.
This role requires the successful applicant to apply for a basic DBS check. Appointment and ongoing employment will be subject to a clear check being received.
We aim to represent and value the diversity of our local communities through our workforce and service provision. We therefore positively encourage applications, regardless of age, race, religion & belief, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity or disability.