Fundraising Development Officer

Harrogate, North Yorkshire
£15,607 Per annum
03 Jan 2018
17 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Fundraising Development Officer

Saint Michael’s


Location:                    Harrogate

Salary:                        £15,607 per annum

Hours:                         22.5 hours per week  

Saint Michael’s is the local charity that exists to help people live with terminal illness and bereavement. One in three local people are affected by the work that we do.

We are currently looking for an inspirational Fundraising Development Officer to identify, engage and support major donors through events and other appropriate fundraising activities as well as developing and cultivating long term commitment and relationships as a member of our Community Relationship Team. This will involve developing plans for identifying and re-engaging donors, developing proposals, presentation and materials to support this and ensuring regular contact is maintained.

The role requires skills in influencing and negotiating, along with excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Experience and skills in managing a team and excellent organisational skills are essential, as is the ability to prioritise and meet deadline. The role will require the ability to identify and develop accounts, donor or investors through relationship building, planning and organising of events, with excellent presentation skills and the ability to network. An ability to manage budgets and work to targets will be an important aspect of the role. Understanding of law relating to fundraising and are required as part of this busy and exciting role along with a willingness to work flexibly including occasional evenings and weekends.

We are looking for an individual with tenacity; who will make things happen through persistence, enthusiasm, knowledge and lateral thinking. Candidates must be flexibly and able to work under pressure, and also as part of a wider team including volunteers. 

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by employer.

To apply online please click Apply or here:

Alternatively for further information, please contact Helen/Alison on 01423 876086.

Completed applications to be received by 12 noon on Thursday 19th January 2018.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30th January 2018 at Crimple House.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs