Community Fundraising Executive

Location
Bristol
Salary
£28,283 actual per annum
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Ref
00326353
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible
Community Fundraising Executive 

Let’s take on dementia together 

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Community Fundraising Executive 
Location: Flexible at various Bristol, Wiltshire or Gloucestershire offices. 
Contract type: Full time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £28,283 actual per annum 

Closing date: 28 February 2019 
Interview date: 20 March 2019 

About the role: 

The Community Fundraiser contributes to the implementation of a cost effective, volunteer delivered - staff-enabled fundraising approach within a given geographical area. This includes supporting existing volunteer fundraising activity and recruiting new volunteers. As the principal contact for fundraising within your area you will represent and promote the work, vision and purpose of the Society locally whilst also promoting and supporting the wider work of the Regional Fundraising team. 

If you have a passion and skill for supporting volunteer fundraisers, this is an exciting opportunity for you to build on your volunteer management experience, and truly make your mark in this rapidly expanding charity. 

About you: 

We are looking for a highly motivated and creative fundraiser to cover Bristol and Gloucestershire and join our South West fundraising team. You will be joining seven other community fundraisers covering and raising funds in their own areas as well as working with the Corporate, Legacy and Memory Walk fundraisers. If you have a passion and skill for supporting volunteer fundraisers, this is an exciting opportunity for you to build on your volunteer management experience, and truly make your mark in this rapidly expanding national charity. 

We are looking for great and varied fundraising skills and experience of recruiting, managing and working with volunteers to deliver organisational objectives. A proven track record in achieving financial and non-financial targets and good working knowledge of budgets is also essential. You will be part of a fun, busy fundraising team where no day is the same. 

If you are ambitious, innovative, self-motivated and target driven then we want you! 

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for agile working - all contributing to a strong work-life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. 

Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Community Fundraiser, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Volunteer Management, Business Development, Fundraising Assistant, Fundraising Officer, Community Fundraising, Sales Executive, Legacy, Fundraiser, Volunteer Manager, Charities etc.