Fundraising Assistant
Posted 5 months ago - Expired 4 months ago

Sheffield,
Permanent Full Time
c. £16,000

Sue Ross Recruitment are currently working with a well-established local charity in the recruitment of a Fundraising Assistant to join their central team. The charity are recognised for their forward thinking approach to fundraising and seek a proactive and creative candidate to join them.

Sue Ross Recruitment are currently working with a well-established local charity in the recruitment of a Fundraising Assistant to join their central team. The charity are recognised for their forward thinking approach to fundraising and seek a proactive and creative candidate to join them.

In addition to providing support to existing fundraisers, the successful candidate will also focus on coordinating an event portfolio in order to raise the profile of the charity. This will include recruiting participants and volunteers, as well as seeking support from third parties.

Duties and responsibilities include;

• Ensuring support and guidance is provided to all third party fundraisers
• Working with the team Manager to develop challenges to raise additional funds
• Recruiting participants for events, including writing mailchimp and social media copy
• Efficiently responding to leads via email and phone
• Maintaining JustGiving and Virgin Money Giving pages
• Working as a key point of contact for anyone making general donations
• Representing the charity at fundraising and community events
• Contributing to budget and activity planning
• Supporting the establishment of new community event partnerships
• Maintaining accurate records of research, contacts, relationships and activities with third party fundraisers
• Monitoring the charity’s social media feeds

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and exciting work environment, supporting a great cause. Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate must be confident, personable, and demonstrate excellent communication skills at all times.

Unfortunately due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback to all applicants. Please assume that if you do not hear from us within 72 hours that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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