Special Events Officer
Prospectus is proud to be partnering with a leading health research and awareness organisation to recruit their new Special Events and Major Gifts Officer on an initial six month contract. This organisation is in a unique position to grow income and positively impact on the lives of people they support across the UK.
The Special Events and Major Gifts Officer will be responsible for developing and growing the special events portfolio over a busy six month period. The Officer will be responsible for delivering an element of the high value partnerships strategy for the organisation, specifically around a gala dinner, cultivation events, and smaller, science led lectures and engagement events.
The selected candidate will have significant fundraising special events experience and will be comfortable working across a range of fundraising engagement events. You will be responsible for managing a small committee of senior volunteers, and so experience in this area of cultivation and engagement would be highly desirable.The selected candidate will be a professional, project-led fundraiser capable of leading on a variety of projects and comfortable working with shifting deadlines.
If you would like to find out more about our client and this position, or if you have any additional questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch with the Fundraising Team at Prospectus. To register your interest in this position, please submit a Word version of your CV; covering letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.