Bristol, City of Bristol
£24,907 - £30,615 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

An exciting and new opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced fundraising events specialist to join Southmead Hospital Charity.

Why apply? As part of the NHS, and working as Southmead Hospital Charity’s Events Officer, you will:

  • Make a difference: Working for the wonderful NHS, Southmead Hospital Charity raises funds for projects that are beyond the remit of the NHS but have a huge impact on the lives of our patients, visitors and staff.
  • Shape the future: in this role, you will play a lead role in ensuring that the Charity’s growth continues primarily through events fundraising.
  • Be part of a dedicated and committed team: North Bristol NHS Trust is a centre of excellence for the South West and beyond. Our pioneering treatments and advances in care are internationally recognised.
  • You will have access to NHS benefits, including 27 days annual leave to start & bank holidays and an excellent NHS pension.

If you are from outside the area, Bristol is consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, with a rich history, thriving arts, music, gastronomic and independent retail scenes. It also offers excellent transport links and easy access to the spectacular countryside and coastlines of South Wales, Devon, Dorset and Cornwall. Our offices are based in Southmead Hospital – a state of the art, amazing facility with an excellent reputation.

The role:

Working closely with the leadership team, the Events Officer will be part of the Charity’s community and events team with responsibility for delivering the Charity’s fundraising through community, events, in memorium & celebration giving and trading income both within the local area and nationally.

With specific responsibility for the delivery of the Charity’s events and in memorium & celebration giving, the post holder will work closely with the Community and Events Manager and senior management team to ensure the Charity delivers a proactive and donor centric programme of fundraising activity.

The post holder will require a good knowledge of fundraising and effective communication skills, with the ability to influence both internally and externally.

Working closely with other colleagues, the ideal candidate will have an love for fundraising, an engaging personality, excellent organisational skills and great attention to detail.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 25 August 2020                 

For further information about this role, please see who to contact on the NHS Jobs listing by clicking apply. 

Apply now as we are looking to close the advert when significant applications have been received.


Refreshed on: 05 August 2020
Closed date: 07 August 2020
Job ref: 339-JPW1843
Tags: Communications, PR, Fundraising