EC4A, London

£42,103.10 per year

Permanent, Full-time

About the organisation

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) provides life-saving emergency relief and longer-term med... Read more

Job Description

The Community Fundraising and Events Manager leads the Community Fundraising Team in the development, planning and implementation of the Events and Tribute Fundraising Strategy as part of strategic and annual planning by MSF UK. The post holder is part of a dynamic fundraising team, where self sufficiency and the ability to carry out different tasks simultaneously, whilst prioritising time and resources, will be essential for success.

Extensive experience of community and events fundraising is essential with a proven track record of annual activity, expenditure and income planning. Experience of management against budget, timescale and deadlines. Excellent planning skills with a proven ability to carry out different tasks simultaneously and prioritise time and resources accordingly. Good interpersonal and negotiating skills with an ability to build relationships with supporters and external suppliers. Creative, innovative and analytical skills with an ability to think laterally in order to identify and respond quickly to new opportunities. The post holder must have strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills including diplomacy and negotiating skills. Service orientated with a friendly and professional telephone manner and a desire to provide excellent supporter care to fundraisers. Confident presentation skills and experience of public speaking with the ability to communicate complex information in a comprehensible and engaging way. Line management experience is essential whilst being a good team player with the ability to work cross-departmentally and with colleagues in other countries.

For more information and to view the Job Description please visit our website and if interested submit your CV with a written supporting statement as one document.