N1, London
£45,000 - £50,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Position Objectives:

  • To assist the director of international fundraising in planning, developing, and executing successful fundraising strategies to maximise net income for PETA and its international affiliates
  • To work with key fundraising staff members of PETA and its international affiliates to enhance productivity and ensure compliance with rules and regulations


Term of Employment:




London, UK


Reports to:

Director of International Fundraising


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work closely with the director of international fundraising and other senior department staff as well as key contractors and vendors to identify short- and long-term fundraising goals, objectives, and metrics and develop effective strategies to meet those goals
  • Work with all department staff to ensure strong morale, effective team-building, and intradepartmental communications as well as to create a work environment conducive to creativity, cooperation, and adherence to best practices
  • Work with PETA and its international affiliates to increase online, e-mail, direct-mail, and telemarketing donations and net income
  • Work closely with the director of international fundraising to implement and develop strategies to solicit major-gift income and planned gifts for PETA and its affiliates
  • Develop PETA and its international affiliates’ annual direct mail/telemarketing and online/e-mail fundraising budgets and set specific fundraising goals and benchmarks
  • Work closely with the director of international fundraising and the Events team to develop a schedule of donor events, both in-person and virtual, for PETA and its affiliates
  • Serve as liaison between the PETA US Policy and Marketing departments and the PETA Foundation (US) Production, Legal, and IT departments for all direct-response fundraising projects and content, including to resolve privacy, technology, and design issues
  • Ensure that all international direct-response fundraising efforts are streamlined and coordinated to make the best use of resources and minimise duplication of efforts
  • Identify new technology, fundraising programmes, staffing requirements, and strategies to boost net income across the department and organisation
  • Work with the PETA Foundation (US) Development team to coordinate and integrate fundraising campaigns globally
  • Provide back-up and support as requested by the director of international fundraising
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the director



  • Significant and demonstrable experience working within an international fundraising programme
  • Significant management experience
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent problem-solving, numeracy, and analytical skills
  • Excellent computer skills and internet research skills, including experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to take initiative, work independently, and cooperate with others
  • Proven ability to meet short deadlines and be flexible
  • Experience with HTML editing and other web tools a plus
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organisation
More about PETA Foundation
PETA Foundation

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Foundation is a UK-based charity dedicated to establishing and protecting the rights of ... Read more

Refreshed on: 27 May 2021
Closed date: 08 June 2021
Tags: Fundraising