Fundraising Assistant

5 days left

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
London
Salary
£19,393 to £26,237 depending on experience.
Posted
09 May 2018
Closes
27 May 2018
Ref
00320711
Contact
Candidate Services
Function
Fundraising
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Fundraising Assistant 

Our client is Africa’s leading health charity and one of the leading health development agencies on the continent. Their vision is of lasting health change within Africa’s most vulnerable and remote communities. Headquartered in Nairobi, they are a truly African organisation. This ethos defines their community-based approach and echoes across each and every one of the projects and programmes they deliver. 

Position: Fundraising Assistant 
Location: London N1 
Contract type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £19,393 to £26,237 depending on experience. 

Benefits: 25 days annual leave entitlement plus three further days between Christmas and New Year, Cycle scheme, Competitive pension scheme contributions. 

Closing Date: 27th May 
1st Interview Date: 31st May 
2nd Interview Date: W/c 4th June 

About the Role: 

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, organised and creative candidate who is looking to develop their experience in both fundraising and international development, and learn a range of disciplines from digital fundraising through to event organising. Recent graduates are welcome to apply, as well as individuals with work experience in fundraising and in other sectors. 

The successful candidate will be keen to learn and take on new challenges, and they hope this will be the first step in their career in fundraising. Line-managed by the Individual Giving Officer, the role sits within their ambitious, friendly and supportive Fundraising Team, who work to a fast pace and are open to creative thinking and new ways of working. 

The post is designed to provide support to the fundraising team, particularly in Individual Giving, but also across high-value fundraising streams including trusts and foundations, corporates, major donors and events. Therefore, the role includes administrative, communications and fundraising duties. The right candidate will be keen to work across and gain experience in all aspects of the fundraising team’s work. This is very much a hands-on role, requiring a flexible approach, a positive outlook and the ability to work transparently and collaboratively. 

About You: 

To be successful as a Fundraising Assistant you will have strong written and spoken English, with excellent communication skills and competent IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Office software and using the internet for research. 

You’ll have a commitment to excellent supporter care, and a personal, creative approach to relationship management and stewardship and have experience of working in a fundraising, marketing or customer services capacity is essential to this role. 

It would be beneficial to the role if you had experience of using Raisers Edge or another customer relationship management database and working in fundraising, particularly individual giving, community and events fundraising. 

Experience in a customer or donor facing role with working knowledge and understanding of Africa and the development context would be highly advantageous. 

You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Assistant, Fundraising Coordinator, Fundraising Administrator, Fundraising, Fundraiser, Charity, Third Sector, Charities, Not For Profit, NFP, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web 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.

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