Development Officer

Recruiter
Third Solutions
Location
London, South East England
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual to recruit, manage, retain, and develop a network of local businesses, individuals, and media contacts to help deliver fundraising targets for a fantastic local charity.

The Role
Reporting into the Development Director, you will lead on the delivery of a number of community linked fundraising targets for projects within the East End. Using methods including social media, you will communicate with supporters to build relationships and develop their engagement to increase opportunities for people living in Londons East End.

To grow and manage corporate partnerships successfully to achieve income for The Foundation across all available income streams donation, employee fundraising, corporate fundraising
To deliver/design employee fundraising opportunities for corporate partners, ensuring customer satisfaction and maximising income potential.
Lead on the production of various forms of marketing and events for engaging with current and prospect donors including materials, newsletters and social media.
Manage and increase membership of the foundations business membership scheme to agreed financial targets, recruiting new members and liaising with the Development team on all business opportunities.
Lead on the roll-out of the payroll giving scheme to all Business Members, current donors and prospective corporate donors.
Relationship management support the Development team to implement an engaging donor stewardship programme to engage prospect donors and maintain relationships with current donors.

The Candidate
You will possess great communication skills, good interpersonal skills, and the ability to build relationships with a variety of people at different levels. You will have a sound knowledge and ability in fundraising and customer relationship management as well as having a strategic mindset.

The successful candidate will be skilled in the use of social media and CRM systems to engage with high profile supporters, prospective donors and other stakeholders.
At least 2 years of sales/fundraising experience or other transferable experience of securing new business in a commercial sales environment.
Strong networking capabilities.
Strong organisational skills.
Target driven.
Highly motivated and commercially astute.

IMPORTANT NOTE
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.

We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.