A fantastic opportunity to join a well-respected charity based in Essex as a Community Fundraiser, where you will get the opportunity to work closely with the Community and Events Manager to develop and implement a community fundraising strategy.
Reporting to the Community and Events Manager, explore new community fundraising avenues which is currently not working with and how support from these areas could be increased. The post will be working closely with the Community and Events team to create engaging fundraising products and marketing materials which inspire support. You will be first point of contact for enquiries in the community providing excellent customer service and ensuring every enquiry is maximised to its full potential. The Fundraiser will manage existing community fundraising relationships and activities and develop new relationships and activities. Take the lead on agreed fundraising activities including events, campaigns and supporter-led fundraising activity, as directed by line manager and the Head of Fundraising.
The successful candidate will have previous Fundraising experience, with community or event fundraising exposure with a successful track record of managing an income and expenditure budget. You will be confident and able to deal with people at all levels and provide good stewardship to supporters. Due to the location of the charity, you will need access to your own vehicle as the public transport links are not within walking distance.