Legacy Giving Officer
Legacy Giving Officer
Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Legacy Giving Officer
Location: North of England
Contract type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £28,283 actual per annum
Closing date: 27 June 2019
Interview date: TBC
About the role:
As our Legacy Giving Officer for the North of England, you will be responsible for promoting Gifts in Wills to our supporters and staff right across the region. Responsible for the organisation and delivery of a series of Legacy events, alongside other supporter focussed activities, you will become the go to contact for all Legacy enquiries in the North of England.
The Legacy team at Alzheimer’s Society has an enviable track record, with incredible income growth over the last 12 years. Legacy income now accounts for almost 25% of the total income for Alzheimer’s Society each year, enabling us to help people living with dementia now and in the future. This is a particularly exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow in reputation as leaders in the sector.
Do you have experience in fundraising or sales? Are you motivated by an excellent cause? If so, this could be the opportunity for you to expand your experience and develop in the sector. You will join an ambitious team of Legacy fundraisers, and work closely alongside other Regional Fundraising colleagues to ensure our supporters are aware of legacy giving and the impact it has on our work.
As part of the wider Legacy Giving team, you will play a vital role in helping to support our fundraising plans which in turn will help deliver our current five year organisational strategy.
Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.
Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.
You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Executive, Legacy Giving Officer, Sales Executive, Business Development Executive, Fundraising, Donor Management, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, etc.