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Community Fundraiser

  • Location:

    Cardiff

  • Sector:

    Business Support & HR, Sales & Marketing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £26,000 per annum (pro rated)

  • Contact:

    St David Recruitment Services

  • Contact email:

    info@stdavid-recruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02920797920

  • Job ref:

    PEM1456

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-09-06

Community Fundraiser
Cardiff
Salary – £26,000 per annum (pro rated)
Part Time - 21 hours per week, plus evening and weekends (minimum 1 weekend a month), for which time in lieu will be given
Permanent

Our client is looking for a Community Fundraiser to join their team on a permanent / part time basis.

Benefits

  • 28 Days annual leave + Bank Holidays (pro rated)

  • Birthday off

  • Pension 5% contribution

  • Life Assurance Policy

  • Free onsite parking


    Essential
    •DBS check or willing to apply for one if successful
    •Educated to a degree level or equivalent, or relevant work experience
    •Demonstrable experience of working as a fundraiser – ideally community or corporate
    •Planning and delivering fundraising events, including risk assessments, licences and insurance
    •Experience of working with volunteers.
    •Experience of working collaboratively to achieve growth and team goals
    •Excellent IT skills – Microsoft office, databases, social media platforms
    •Highly creative
    •Full driving licence
    •Empathy

    Responsibilities
    •Identify and develop new fundraising opportunities within the Cardiff community, including developing and supporting campaigns and events
    •Support existing fundraising groups to carry out their fundraising activities legally and ethically
    •Initiate and build relationships with schools, community groups and organisations with the aim of securing fundraising pledges and organize community events
    •Support patients and families who wish to fundraise to do so ethically and legally, taking into account their vulnerabilities
    •Identify attractive / popular 3rd party events and ensure our client is represented
    •Recruit participants for 3rd party events and ensure they are supported to meet their targets
    •Attend cheque presentations and community talks where required
    •Present at schools and other community groups
    •Ensure a busy calendar of supermarket and other private site collections
    •Identify ‘Charity of the Year’ relationships with supermarkets and small local businesses, ensuring they are supported to meet their fundraising targets
    •Create, manage, and identify initiatives such as Donate A Day
    •Provide accurate and relevant information and advice to supporters who wish to fundraise in aid of our client and liaise regularly with individual donors
    •Place and manage Collection Tins in shops and businesses, working with volunteers where possible
    •Routinely update the Raisers Edge database with Community fundraising records, actions and communications
    •Ensure supporters have the resources they need to fundraise for our client
    •Work with colleagues to ensure every existing and new supporter benefits from exceptionally high standards of support and recognition
    •Understand and keep up to date with sector wide developments in fundraising to ensure our client continues to work innovatively and creatively
    •Work collaboratively with colleagues across the organisation and carry out any other reasonable tasks as required
    •Any other appropriate duties as directed by the Fundraising & Events Manager
    •Liaise and manage groups of volunteers during awareness stands and events
    •Work to the standards set within the Code of Fundraising Practice and appropriate legislation
    •Work closely with the Fundraising & Events Manager to ensure all business objectives are met throughout the year


If this Community Fundraiser position is of interest, please send your CV to us today