Wokingham, Wokingham (Hybrid)
£30,000 to £33,000 per year depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small and friendly team and make a real difference.

The Almshouse Association which nationally supports, promotes, and represents over 1,600 independent Almshouse charities! Guiding on all aspects of Almshouse management, supporting member charities with the provision of up-to-date policies and governance advice, seminars and training, grants and loans and representation, as well as offering a single point of contact helpline!

General Description of Responsibilities:

  • You will provide administrative and direct support to delivering the fundraising strategy.
  • You will enjoy organising events and will be involved in the co-ordinating of fundraising events.
  • You will excel in establishing and maintaining individual contacts to assist with raising funds for the charity.

If you are driven and passionate about the industry and looking to make a real difference in your next role, then we would love to hear from you.

  • We are looking for a confident communicator, someone who will be an excellent ambassador for the charity.   
  • Can demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be self-motivated!
  • Have an ability to contact potential donors directly and establish good relations and rapport with them
  • Have the instinct to natural attention to detail
  • To be comfortable undertaking detailed research and to make a tailored fundraising pitch is desirable
  • Effective at building relationships
  • A born natural team player
  • Able to show initiative
  • Passionate about customer service


  • Oversee delivery of the fundraising plan
  • Co-ordinate with our fundraising consultants
  • Manage and co-ordinate donor events
  • Establish and maintain donor relations
  • Establish a legacy campaign and maintain legacy relations
  • Arrange CEO meetings with high-net-worth individuals
  • Maintain a fundraising database of existing and potential donors
  • Seek and manage sponsorship opportunities
  • Establish and maintain warm contacts with potential donors
  • Research and approach new donors
  • Co-ordinate events looking to build relationships with donors
  • Write to and maintain records of contacts for funders
  • Hours of work are 9.00am to 5.30pm (5 days per week) 
  • Salary £30,000   
  • Employers pension contribution of 10%
  • 28 days holiday
  • Office location Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
  • Job Type: Full-time 




Application Instructions

All applicants must reside in the UK and be able to travel to our offices based in Wokingham, Berkshire. UK.

Refreshed on: 02 June 2022
Closed date: 17 June 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: Fundraising, Events Co-ordinator
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development

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