Fundraising Officer (Corporate)

EasyWeb NFP
£27K to £30K per annum
16 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Fundraising Officer (Corporate) 

Our clients mission is to improve the welfare of working animals in the world’s poorest communities. They do this through treatment, training and teaching. They TREAT by providing free veterinary care when animals suffer or when emergencies strike. They TRAIN by building expertise among vets and promoting humane care by animal owners. They TEACH children to develop positive beliefs, respect and compassion towards animals. 

Position: Corporate Fundraising Officer 
Location: London 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: Standard hours are 9.00am-5.00pm, Monday to Thursday, and 9.00am-4.30pm Fridays, although these may be varied in line with our client’s staggered hours policy. 
Salary: £27K to £30K per annum 
Benefits: 22 days annual leave, excluding bank holidays, plus three additional days to be taken over the Christmas period when the office is closed. Further days of leave will be earned after two years of service – see the employment handbook for details; employer contributory pension to personal pension plan matched by 5% employee contribution and private healthcare scheme. 

About the role: 

The Corporate Fundraising Officer will support the Philanthropy Team in the delivery of income and other added-value benefits from corporate organisations. This will include developing a prospect pipeline and corporate fundraising calendar, making proactive approaches to corporates, supporting pitches and meetings with corporate. 

This role will also provide general support to our client’s corporate fundraising programme, to ensure its smooth running, effectiveness and value to the charity. 


- Research and build a clear knowledge of target corporate organisations, to develop and manage a pipeline of future corporate fundraising partners 
- Develop and update a corporate fundraising activity calendar, to include timed corporate appeals and charity-of-the-year applications 
- Support the Head of Philanthropy in providing account management to existing corporate partners, to ensure their continued engagement with the charity 
- Organise events, visits, meetings and other appropriate activities to encourage and maintain support from corporates 
- Project-manage the development and production of our clients fundraising and marketing materials, to support corporate fundraising activities. 
- Support senior stakeholders, including the Chief Executive, Director of Fundraising and other directors, with corporate fundraising activities, including presentations and meetings 
- Work with the Communications team to ensure required PR and communications activities concerning corporate partnerships are developed and delivered 
- Support the Head of Philanthropy and the Major Gifts team in development of new income streams 
- Maintain accurate records of corporate fundraising activities on their CRM database 
- Administer the corporate fundraising programme according to set procedures and timelines, whilst providing exemplary stewardship 
- Provide general administrative support to ensure the smooth running of the corporate fundraising programme such as drafting documents, updates and meeting minutes, dealing with telephone queries, data entry and filing 
- Assist (especially when other staff are on holiday or during busy times) with thanking and fulfilment across the Major Gifts team 
- Be flexible as from time to time the post holder may be asked to perform other duties 

About you: 

- Experience working in a corporate fundraising role, with a track record of developing relationships with corporate partners and potential supporters 
- A passion for the welfare of animals in some of the poorest parts of the world 
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
- Excellent computer skills with strong knowledge of Excel, Word, Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorer, etc 
- A diligent researcher with excellent analytical skills to interpret information concisely 
- Experience working with databases, preferably Raisers Edge and setting up / following procedures would be advantageous 
- Educated to degree level or equivalent is desired 
- Able to work occasional unsociable hours, weekends and stay overnight when required for travel would be beneficial 

You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Assistant, Fundraising Executive, Fundraiser, Fundraising, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.