£26,000 PRO RATA
Permanent, Part-time
Job description


Position              Fundraiser for the charity

Hours                  25 hours a week

Salary                  £17,000 annum  

Pension               Workplace pension

Holidays              4 weeks plus public holidays

Based at             Home based     



Key Responsibilities for Fundraiser

1.       Raising money for the charity

2.       Be the first point of contact for all incoming fundraising enquiries. 

3.       Initiate fundraising campaigns for general funds (including ME Awareness Week) and Appeals, if required by Trustees, for specific projects. 

4.       Develop strategies to build relations with existing and potential donors.. Create all necessary promotion materials (leaflets, website, social media etc) to support individual giving. 

5.       Create and keep up-to-date a donor and fundraising database.

6.       Write reports on donations for Board meetings. 





-          Personable and of a friendly nature

-          Ability to inspire and motivate supporters

-          Happy to spend a significant amount of time communicating with individuals remotely (phone, emails, social media, video)

-          Confident to use own initiative as part of a small team


Experience and qualifications

-          Ideally, Certificate in Fundraising from Institute of Fundraising, but this is not essential

-          Experience in individual giving with a charitable organisation and of charity database administration

-          Good communication and IT skills, including social media and Microsoft Office

-          Ability to keep financial records


Applicants should submit their CVs and a covering email describing why they would like to work for our charity to:-

Refreshed on: 13 September 2019
Closed date: 28 September 2019
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development