Corporate Fundraising Assistant

Cambridge & West Essex
£16,900 – £19,600 per annum
09 May 2018
06 Jun 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client a children's hospice, supports families and cares for children and young people with life threatening conditions across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Corporate Fundraising Assistant
Cambridge & West Essex
37.5 hours per week
£16,900 – £19,600 per annum

They have ambitions to expand their current donor portfolio, increase volunteer numbers and grow its region-wide income so that they may continue their work in delivering care and support to life threatened children and their families. In addition to revenue targets they currently have a capital appeal to build a new £10m hospice in East Anglia. In order to achieve these ambitions they are investing in its fundraising structure with the creation of new specialist teams to deliver more effective partnerships for greater impact and influence. There are exciting times ahead - come and be part of the success.  This would be an ideal opportunity for someone wishing to start their fundraising career.

The Corporate Fundraising Assistant will be supported to achieve agreed annual income targets by initiating new areas and developing existing streams, of corporate involvement (small businesses up to companies with 250+ employees etc.). You will recruit and supervise corporate volunteers, as well as support and facilitate the development of corporate engagement across Cambridgeshire and West Essex.

You will assist their Corporate Fundraiser in building relationships with existing supporters to consolidate and secure income. You will support fundraising in companies within the region, through activities such as staff fundraising, payroll giving, sponsorship, cause-related marketing and Charity-of-the-Year schemes, as well as volunteering and Gifts in Kind.

You will also conduct research into potential new corporate support and will take responsibility for the organisational logistics of particular projects (Santa Runs on Business Parks) within your regional team.

Finally, you will be confident in the delivery of formal presentations and talks to smaller organisations and businesses following your induction. 

The successful applicant will gain extensive experience in Corporate and Events Fundraising.

Benefits include generous annual leave, free parking and pension package (including NHS pension if already contributing).

Closing date: 6th June 2018
Interview date: 15th June 2018

Please note that this vacancy may close early if a sufficient number of applications have been received.

To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will then be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website. 

No agencies please. 

Similar jobs

Similar jobs