Fundraising Officer (Digital)
VSO is the world's leading international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. Working in 24 countries around the world, our unique role in international development is to place committed volunteers with carefully selected organisations where their skills can have the greatest impact. Our extraordinary volunteers live and work in some of the world's poorest communities. Sharing their unique skills and experience to generate new ideas and new ways of doing things, helping the communities they work in lift themselves out of poverty. We're not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change, that will impact generations to come. Join us and help us work towards our vision of a world without poverty.
This role is integral in raising the vital funds we need for our programmes. Working in the Supporter Engagement team to project manage campaigns across a range of media including on digital platforms.
We are looking for someone who is experienced in fundraising or marketing with a proven track record of delivery in digital and traditional channels.
You will be closely involved in new projects launching this year and so this is a really exciting time to be joining our growing team.
You will end to end project manage fundraising campaigns across a range of media that could include digital platforms, email, mail, face to face, DRTV, telemarketing and SMS.
You will be responsible for the briefing and management of the creative and data elements of existing and new fundraising campaigns including proposing and measuring testing. As part of a friendly Supporter Engagement team you will support colleagues in digital skills.
You will be closely involved in the set-up and management of new fundraising streams for VSO helping shape our fundraising programme.
Skills, qualifications and experience
Proven track record of delivering direct marketing campaigns (ideally in a fundraising environment) across both online and traditional media.
Excellent time management skills.
Strong and positive communication and influencing skills.
A passion for learning and professional development for yourself and your team.
A numerate and analytical person, you are comfortable analysing results and proposing testing for campaigns.
How to apply
VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.
VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.
Unfortunately we are unable to provide sponsorship for this position, so please ensure you have the right to work in the UK before you apply.
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