Community Fundraiser

Charity People
02 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Fancy working for the fast developing, innovative youth homelessness charity? I'm recruiting a temporary Community Fundraiser to join a flexible, innovative, fun, all hands on deck, fundraising team based in the heart of London. As a Community Fundraiser you will inspire new and existing church and school supporters across several London Boroughs. You will have the responsibility to develop the support of churches and schools through giving and volunteering. Based within the charity's frontline services team and supported by the fundraising team, you will work to provide inspiring talks and assemblies, motivating new schools and churches to raise money for the Charity and spotting opportunities to recruit new volunteers.The role will involve working to understand the young people they work with and the services they deliver in depth in order to passionately communicate what the charity does to supporters, also building strong relationships with gatekeepers and maintaining enthusiasm for the charity with each group and organising events. You will be tasked to monitor progress within your area in terms of income and activity and work towards achieving your annual target.You will be great at building relationships with staff and supporters, effective in winning financial and other support from supporters, an inspiring and confident communicator who will need to be passionate about telling the stories of the charity's young people and staff. To be considered for this positon you will bring sound experience in a fundraising or similar role such as campaigning or sales where you have worked in a target driven environment and have achieved set targets.This role is to start by the 21st March for a short handover, and will last for 2-4 months. The temp hourly rate will be based on GBP24,000 - GBP26,000 dependant on experience.If you wish to be considered please send an up to date CV ensuring that it reflect your fundraising/ sales experience.Thank you.