Home-based

Competitive Salary

Permanent

DWManRFNE1001

Job Description

The MND Association has an exciting opportunity available for a Regional Fundraiser - Northern England to join the Community Fundraising Team in a home based role covering the Northern region. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, we are offering you a competitive salary plus benefits and a lease car.

The MND Association was founded in 1979. Our mission is to improve care and support for people with MND, their families and carers. We also fund and promote research that leads to new understanding and treatments and brings us closer to a cure for MND. The Association also campaigns and raises awareness so the needs of people with MND, and everyone who cares for them, are recognised and addressed by wider society.

What are the responsibilities of the Regional Fundraiser - Northern England?

As our Regional Fundraiser - Northern England, you will support, motivate and develop the fundraising activities of volunteer fundraisers and our network of branches and groups across the region. Working in collaboration with the wider fundraising team and regional colleagues from other directorates, the role will encompass all elements of fundraising including community, corporate, trusts, major donor and legacies to meet agreed targets.

What do we look for in a Regional Fundraiser - Northern England?

Do you have a strong background in community fundraising, along with an excellent understanding of the local communities in the Northern England region?

If the answer is yes, we are looking for an outstanding candidate who has the ability to build and develop relationships with key local supporters and influential stakeholders. You will be a people orientated, self-starter with good organisational skills and the ability to work swiftly and methodically to ensure fundraising opportunities are seized and maximised.

This role will involve extensive travel across the Northern England region and occasional travel further afield as required.

What is MND?

- MND is a fatal, rapidly progressive disease that affects the brain and spinal cord.

- It attacks the nerves that control movement: people can still think and feel but their muscles refuse to work.

- Six people die from MND every day in the UK. It has no cure.

Closing date: Sunday, 3rd February 2019

Interview date: W/C 11th February 2019

Why not click ‘apply’ today? Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join a committed and powerful organisation as our Regional Fundraiser - Northern England.