RG7, Reading
£17,879 - £18,931 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job Title: Income Officer

Location: Burghfield Common, Central Office

Salary: £17,879 to £18,931 per annum + benefits

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association as an Income Officer within our central Fundraising team. 

The role

The Fundraising team play a key role in ensuring that we continue to be able to help people with sight loss to live the life they choose. 

As the Income Officer you will help ensure this by providing an efficient and effective income processing service for monies being received by the organisation.

This role ensures that all income is received, banked, allocated and processed through the Fundraising CRM system in a timely manner so that supporters are thanked as soon as possible. This includes reconciling amounts, proactively querying issues where appropriate and communicating internally and with external parties to ensure resolution.

Who we’re looking for

The successful candidate will:

  • Have proven experience of working in a finance department.
  • Have the ability to use Financial/Fundraising Systems.
  • Have demonstrable knowledge of financial information systems - e.g. Sage.

For the complete list of essential and desirable criteria necessary to being successful in this role please see the Person Specification within the Job Description below.

Benefits

This role is 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week, with 26 days paid holiday (excluding bank holidays) a year. As a charity, we’re always keen to support flexible working as best we can. 

We offer a generous pension scheme, life assurance and enhanced pay for parenting and sickness leave. In addition, we provide an Employee Assistance Programme, flexible benefits package and discounts and cashback scheme to care for our people.

How to apply

Applications can be made using the online application form. You will need to evidence the criteria as set out in the attached job description. As part of our safer recruitment policy, we do not accept CVs for job applications.

 

Diversity

Guide Dogs welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively encourages diversity to maximise achievements, creativity and good practice. We positively welcome, and seek to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment, regardless of age, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, disability or nationality. We encourage applications from disabled people as they are currently under-represented in the organisation and guarantee an invite to interview for all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job.

Safeguarding

Guide Dogs is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and adults at risk of harm with whom we work. We expect all our employees and volunteers to fully share this commitment.

 

We reserve the right to close adverts early. 

If you are successful you will need to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. We cannot provide sponsorship for this role.

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Refreshed on: 14 July 2020
Closed date: 19 July 2020
Job ref: 0000037487
Tags: Finance, Fundraising

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