HA7, Stanmore
Stanmore, Greater London
£25,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

To assist the Donor Support Services Manager in the provision of donation processing and donor care, and support the Fundraising and Community Engagement department in donor care processes. As a department we share a common goal to maintain up-to-date, relevant and meaningful information on all our supporters,  to thank them promptly and appropriately for their support, and to steward our donors to encourage  long-term engagement with Norwood.

The main focus of this role is to provide excellent donor care and ensure our donors feel valued and part of the wider Norwood community. The postholder will, alongside the line manager, be thanking donations under £1,000 and also support colleagues across the department with their donor care. There is a strong emphasis on database processes and good data practices.

The postholder will also work with colleagues to ensure that all pledges and donations are processed promptly and accurately.

Some of the main responsibilities:

  1. Ensure the prompt and accurate despatch of donor acknowledgement letters, emails, invoices  and receipts, ensuring the appropriate acknowledgement is sent.
  2. Work with the Donor Support Services Manager, and across the department, to constantly review and streamline database processes relating to donor acknowledgements and donor care, and to assist with producing and maintaining user guides for donor care processes.
  3. Promptly and accurately process donations alongside the Donor Support Services Assistant, by manual processing or imports, and work closely with the team to suggest and implement database and processes improvements for donation processing.
  4. Work within the team, and across the department, to ensure that gift aid declarations, marketing consents, relationships, contact details and other information are gathered and accurately recorded, in order to keep our donor database as up-to-date as possible.

Essential Requirements:

  • Customer service or donor care experience

  • 1+ years CRM (database) experience as an income processor or other role which is based largely around data and databases

  • Experience of writing for different audiences

  • Able to commute to Stanmore


  • The opportunity to work for a leading UK charity

  • Competitive salary & benefits package

  • Generous annual leave entitlement

  • 1pm finish on a Friday

  • A challenging and varied role

  • A supportive team

  • Additional leave during Jewish festivals

    Please note: We reserve the right to close the advert, once we receive sufficient applications, so recommend an early application.

    This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure.

    Norwood is a disability confident employer. This means we are committed to employing people with disabilities.

    Patron: Her Majesty The Queen.

    Registered Charity No: 1059050.

More about Norwood

Norwood provides a wide range of quality services, where there might otherwise be none, to people from the Jewish and wider community.

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Refreshed on: 18 August 2021
Closed date: 02 September 2021
Job ref: EXEC
Tags: Fundraising