Salary - £24,360

Full time 35 hours per week

Permanent contract

As Fundraising Officer, reporting into the Head of Fundraising, your key responsibility will be to help develop and deliver Family Fund’s fundraising work. As part of a new team you will be the primary contact for individual giving and fundraising, supporting the delivery and promotion of events, and seeking to grow, diversify and build the sustainability of our funding base.

In addition to expanding current fundraising activities to create new opportunities for Family Fund, other key responsibilities include:

  • Promoting the organisation with creativity and credibility
  • Providing ideas and data-drive insight for new fundraising initiatives
  • Inspiring new supporters to raise money, while maintaining and developing existing relationships.

Educated to degree level and with significant fundraising experience, you have excellent networking and collaboration skills, with the ability to develop and build supporter relationships. Your exceptional presentation skills compliment your proven ability to create and write compelling proposals. With outstanding communication skills, you’re creative and innovative, a great team player and able to engage with a wide range of stakeholders.

In addition to superb organisational, planning and prioritising skills, you can offer:

  • Ability to handle pressure and work to deadlines
  • Open and participative working style
  • Willingness to travel throughout the UK and work outside office hours when required

This post is based in York.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Andrew Harper, Director of Development and Engagement on 01904 571018.

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Closing date for applications is 31 March 2017.