Every day in the UK, 14 babies are stillborn or die shortly after birth.
Sands is the leading stillbirth and neonatal death charity and exists to reduce the number of babies dying and to support anyone affected by the death of a baby, before, during or shortly after birth.
We are looking for somebody with significant experience of generating fundraising income within the charity sector to drive the promotion, organisation and delivery of a wide range of events and community activities.
In this high-profile and exciting role you will recruit new volunteers and develop Sands’ supporter base for multiple events including the London Marathon, develop positive relationships with volunteers and community groups to enhance fundraising as well as ensuring the delivery of a world-class supporter journey.
With demonstrable experience of organising and promoting challenge events and developing income streams, you will have an excellent understanding of raising income potential from these events plus a high level of financial literacy including budget management experience.
A highly effective verbal and written communicator, you will also have good social media and IT skills preferably with experience of ThankQ.
You will need to demonstrate a high level of organisational ability and attention to detail, in addition to being able to maintain a high level of confidentiality when dealing with sensitive information.
A true team player with a highly collaborative approach, you will need to be flexible and be able to demonstrate a commitment to the aims of Sands.
Please note this is a fixed-term maternity cover role for 9 months.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.