One of the UK’s most inspiring and best-known faith-based organisations, The Salvation Army, is looking for a Prospect Researcher and Fundraiser to join our fundraising team and help shape the way we approach prospect researching,
The Salvation Army is a worldwide charity and Christian church, working in over 132 countries. The Salvation Army was founded more than 150 years ago in the east end of London, and today is the largest provider of welfare services in the UK after the Government.
In this new and important role, you will identify and research new fundraising prospects, work with colleagues to prioritise these and manage a small portfolio of your own. You will also liaise with project staff to gather project and budget information, statistics and case studies to be used in applications and reports across the team.
Amongst other skills the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
• Exceptional prospecting skills
• An ability to forge relationships with colleagues
• An organised, methodical approach with an excellent eye for detail
• An ability to disseminate complex information for a range of audiences
This is a permanent position based at our Headquarters currently at 101 Newington Causeway, London SE1 6BN. In December 2021 to early 2022 we will be moving to our new, modern headquarters at Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8BQ. This exciting new building will provide a more effective workplace to help The Salvation Army better achieve its mission.
Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan and an employee assistance programme.
Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK and an enhanced DBS Check will be required.
Closing date: 25 April 2021.
CVs will not be accepted.
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