Fundraising Officer

Location
Storey’s Gate, London SW1H 9NH
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Ref
SVFP-FO
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you an experienced fundraising professional looking for your next challenge? Then we'd love to hear from you.

The Fundraising Officer will support the achievement and goals of SVFP, through securing sustainable funding, mainly from Corporates, Direct Marketing and Social Media.

St. Vincent’s Family Project is a registered Christian Vincentian charity (#1142095) supporting families in Westminster especially where there are difficulties. It addresses the issues of parenting, child welfare and social exclusion by providing services for parents and children. It works primarily amongst vulnerable families who are experiencing deprivation and the wider effects of poverty. It provides an experience of community which inspires, supports and enables positive change in the lives of those who use our services.  It is non-proselyting, seeking to serve others.

St. Vincent’s Family Project was registered as a charity in 1996 by the Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul to meet the needs of families in the Victoria and Pimlico area. 

In 2016 the Vincentian family of charities and Vincentian religious orders celebrated their 400-year anniversary of working with the poor and vulnerable, following St. Vincent de Paul’s and Sister Louise de Marillac’s examples of service and their values.

This is a great opportunity to come and join this fantastic charity initially on a one year contract and we hope this role will self-fund to be permanent. This post holder will be responsible for ensuring that income is maximised through Corporate, Direct Marketing and Social media. Working along with the CEO you will lead and coordinate the creation and implementation of innovative and distinctive fundraising campaign. You’ll find creative and credible ways to tell SVFP story and you will have the integrity and passion to engage and develop meaningful relationships with existing funders and build new ones.

We are looking for a tenacious and self-motivated person with the ability to achieve beyond set funding targets, who possesses an approach to fundraising that is analytical, ethical, creative and innovative. This person must have excellent listening skills, as well as competency in both oral and written communication. Customer focussed, with an aptitude for team working, this person must be willing to uphold the values and ethos of SVFP.

To Apply: Please use the portal below to send us your CV. 

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