Events Fundraising Officer (Running Events)

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£25300 - £29009 per annum
19 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Events Fundraising Officer (Running Events) 

Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Events Fundraising Officer (Running Events) 
Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland 
Contract type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £25,300 to £29,009 depending on skills and experience (plus London allowance of £3,600) 

Closing date: 29 August 2019 
Interview date: First Interview Monday 2 September 2019, Second Interview w/c 9 September 2019 

About the role: 

They're looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Events Fundraising Officer to join their ambitious Running Events team, which sits as part of the wider Sports Events team. 

This role will be responsible for managing a number of high profile third party running events including London Landmarks Half Marathon, Paris Marathon and Great North Run, with possible line management of an Events Fundraising Coordinator. 

About you: 

They need someone enthusiastic, creative and highly organised to work across a range of events within their successful running events portfolio. You’ll be used to working across a variety of projects and able to prioritise your workload effectively and demonstrate initiative. 

You’ll be experienced in organising and marketing events within the charity sector, ideally third-party running events, and providing excellent stewardship to supporters. You will also have experience of managing, inspiring and engaging staff or volunteers and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You’ll be responsible for an income target of around £1million so strong budgeting experience and a proven track record of reaching and exceeding income targets is essential. 

They're looking for someone who is driven and passionate and will work to maximise their income to increase the impact they can have on the lives of people living with and affected by dementia. 

Our client embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. They 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: Events Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Coordinator, Charities, Not for Profit, Fundraiser, Marketing, Business Development, Donor Management, Third Sector, Fundraising Assistant, etc.

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