Holborn, Greater London
£31,260 - £35,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Fundraising Support Officer

  • £31,260 - £35,000 p.a. (dependent upon experience) + pension, medical and dental insurance

  • 25 days holiday (plus three additional days to be taken between Christmas and New Year)

  • 4pm finish on Fridays

  • Central London location (Covent Garden)


Fundraising Manager


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Fundraising Team as a Fundraising Support Officer. The role will require the individual to split their time between being based within our modern London offices and out in the Provinces providing Festival support to the Masonic Community including participating and attending meetings, maintaining records and producing management reports.


The ideal candidate will have the ability to build excellent relationships with stakeholders at all levels and have the ability to influence others. They will need to be comfortable with public speaking to a variety of audiences and be confident in their knowledge of fundraising activities. A good knowledge of Freemasonry and the Festival system will also be essential for this role.


  • To support the Fundraising Manager in maximising income to sustain the work of the charity

  • To provide guidance and support as required in respect of all Festival and other fundraising appeals

  • To ensure new fundraising initiatives and procedures are well supported

  • To provide support to stakeholders in respect of all aspects of fundraising practice and procedure

  • To represent the MCF at relevant meetings, conferences and events



  • Previous experience within the Charity sector

  • Track record of organising a successful Fundraising campaign or event

  • Supporting external stakeholders

  • Delivering presentations

  • Report writing

  • Knowledge of Freemasonry and the Festival system

  • Understanding of fundraising procedures and best practice

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft systems

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills

  • Excellent presentational skills

  • Ability to influence others

  • Ability to use initiative

  • Ability to work to deadlines




  • Previous experience in the area of Masonic Festival support

  • Knowledge of Masonic honorifics


Please send a CV and covering letter explaining why you are interested in the role.


Please note that CVs received without a covering letter will not be considered.


Deadline for applications:  2 December 2019


Posted on: 14 November 2019
Closed date: 14 December 2019
Tags: Fundraising