Bristol, City of Bristol
£17,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Award-winning Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal, the Bristol Children’s Hospital Charity, is seeking an outstanding individual for the post of Fundraising Assistant. This role will provide a welcoming reception to everyone visiting the charity, as well as efficient fundraising support to the organisation.

We are seeking a first-class, bright, energetic and pro-active individual, to interact with visitors face-to-face, as well as over the telephone and email. You'll have excellent interpersonal, communication and organisation skills with a good understanding of IT and office systems.  You will be responsible for administrative tasks and will be expected to play a full and active role within the fundraising department and across the organisation. 

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

This role will be based at The Grand Appeal HQ in the charity’s newly renovated building on Upper Maudlin Street opposite the Bristol Children’s Hospital, close to the beautiful Bristol Harbourside and the range of shops in Cabot Circus and Quakers Friars. 


The Grand Appeal works in partnership with Aardman Animations to support Bristol Children’s Hospital and the region’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  With a multi-million pound programme of investment in the hospital, from research to family accommodation to patient, family and staff wellbeing, and a growing supporter base, The Grand Appeal is expanding fast.  The Grand Appeal is the charity behind the internationally successful and award-winning Gromit Unleashed and Shaun in the City art trails which are now part of the fabric of the city and which have brought millions of visitors to Bristol from all over the world. 

Based across 6 sites in Bristol, The Grand Appeal offers a dynamic, supportive and rewarding workplace for its approx. 50 staff.  The bedrock of our organisation is its strong team culture in which all staff play an important part.  Our staff are talented, creative, ambitious and the Grand Appeal’s most important resource.  If this sounds like the right workplace culture for you, you have the required skills and experience, and you are looking for a new challenge, get in touch. 

Work for The Grand Appeal and you’ll do more than just a job. Together, we can save lives.

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Posted on: 07 February 2020
Closed date: 01 March 2020
Tags: Admin, Fundraising