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The British Red Cross helps vulnerable people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.
We are seeking a community fundraiser to assist the Senior Community Fundraiser to carry out the fundraising plan to ensure growth of sustainable net income from a variety of fundraising streams.
The key tasks of the role include:
- Raising funds in line with local fundraising plan
- Managing specific fundraising projects and supporting legacy fundraising
- Maximising sustainable net income
- Recruitment of new fundraising participants and supporters
Key attributes of the Community Fundraiser include:
- Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
- Experience in customer care/public relations/other role
involving significant communications skills
- Understanding of working with volunteers
- Excellent organisational skills
- Community fundraising experience would be an advantage
We offer an excellent benefits package, including 28 days annual leave entitlement plus bank/public holidays, discounted healthcare plan membership, contributory pension scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, childcare vouchers, annual season ticket loan schemes and excellent training and development opportunities.
If you’re full of commitment and enthusiasm we would love to hear from you. For further information and to apply please visit the British Red Cross website.
Closing date for receipt of completed application forms is 5pm Friday 6 July 2012. Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 July.
The British Red Cross is part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies. We enable vulnerable people in the UK and abroad to prepare for and withstand emergencies in their own communities. And when the crisis is over, we help them to recover and move on with their lives.
We are committed to welcoming people from the widest possible diversity of background, culture and experience. As part of the recruitment and selection process the Red Cross undertakes CRB checking of all individuals who have regular contact with children and vulnerable adults.
The British Red Cross, incorporated by Royal Charter 1908, is a charity registered in England and Wales (220949) and Scotland (SC037738).
Job Ref: SE49976
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