Senior Engagement Officer (Scotland)
Responsible to: Head of Scotland
Salary: £28,000 (FTE) per annum pro rata
Hours: 28 hours per week Monday to Friday, occasional additional hours as required, reclaimed as time off in lieu of payment
Location: Home based with some travel across Scotland and rest of UK
Benefits: 25 days holiday per annum (pro-rata), flexible working, pension
We are looking for an approachable, confident, and independent Senior Engagement Officer able to grasp the opportunity of working with fundraisers, government and other stakeholders across Scotland. The ideal candidate is curious and solution focused, aware of and understands the issues affecting the charitable sector in Scotland and has the skills to produce engaging digital and other content to raise the profile of the Chartered Institute and the role of fundraisers. Working across a number of different projects at the same time they will have a desire and ability to use their skills and knowledge to work with volunteers and deliver the flagship Scottish Fundraising Conference. Our values underpin all areas of our work and guide us in all we do:
Passionate: Taking pride in what we do and driven by success.
Professional: Championing and achieving high standards and governed by professional integrity.
Enabling: Helping others and empowered to take ownership, find solutions, make decisions and collaborate.
Enterprising: Open to new solutions and committed to delivering where we already excel.
Respectful: Honest and fair, treating everyone with consideration and respect.
About The Chartered Institute of Fundraising
The Chartered Institute of Fundraising is the professional membership body for fundraisers in the UK. Currently the Chartered Institute supports and provides services for 6,000 individual members and nearly 600 organisational members. Members and non-members access training, qualifications, conferences and events, policy and guidance. The Chartered Institute is also the home of the Remember a Charity campaign and public fundraising Compliance team (formerly PFRA). The Chartered Institute facilitates more than 30 volunteer-led regional and special interest groups which organise local networks, events, conferences.
We welcome applications from across the sector and those from other sectors. You will have proven:
- Ability to write and communicate effectively with a wide range of audiences, across all media, to inform and build strong relationships
- Experience in creating and delivering engaging events
- Experience of Office 365 and Dynamics based CRM
- Strong organisational and planning skills
- Understanding or experience of membership organisations
The Chartered Institute is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We particularly welcome applications from those who are significantly underrepresented in our sector, such as disabled people and individuals from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities.
How To Apply
Please apply via this site and complete all application questions (draft in Word and copy and paste to avoid timing out). This will be redacted; the panel will not see any identifying information.
Your application will not be considered if you submit a CV and supporting statement.
Closing date: Monday, 22 March 2021
Shortlisted candidates will be notified by: Friday, 26 March 2021
Interviews and tests: Monday, 29 March 2021
Second interviews (if needed): w/c 5 April 2021
Please note that the interviews will take place via Zoom.
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