We are looking to recruit a Fundraising Events Coordinator to join the team and be responsible for managing our diverse portfolio of Special Events across the UK, including black tie dinners, charity race days, golf days and networking events amongst others.
Fundraising Events Coordinator
Based: Milton Keynes
Salary: £27,540 per annum
Hours: full-time post (37.5 hours per week)
The Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) is the leading user-led charity supporting people living with or affected by spinal cord injury. We passionately believe that people with a spinal cord injury should receive the specialist treatment, rehabilitation, care and support needed from the moment of injury or diagnosis and throughout their lives to become independent, empowered individuals leading fulfilled lives. We are the expert voice and leading source of support for people with spinal cord injuries and their families and have an impressive track record of providing high impact, quality services for over 40 years, with the success of our fundraising function being critical to this.
Our successful candidate will be a dynamic and innovative individual who, as well as delivering a series of existing events, will look to identify opportunities to expand the event calendar by developing effective strategies and marketing plans designed to maximise income and broaden our supporter base. They will have a proven track record in event management (preferably in the fundraising sector), have excellent communication, planning and time management skills, and be able to prioritise a busy workload. They will also have the ability to manage and deliver fundraising budgets at a good return, regularly evaluating the financial viability of events and developing contingencies to address shortfalls.
Based at our offices in Milton Keynes, this is a full-time post (37.5 hours per week) offered at a salary of plus 25 days’ annual leave and usual Bank Holidays, pension scheme and life cover.
Closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 20th September
with interviews taking place in Milton Keynes on Monday 30th September 2019.
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No CVs and no agencies please.