Corporate Fundraising Officer

Evolve Housing + Support
Croydon, Surrey
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Corporate Fundraising Officer

Salary: £26,000 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Location: Wimbledon (temporarily East Croydon)

This is an exciting opportunity for an influential and persuasive relationship builder, who is looking to develop their skills and experience in Corporate fundraising.

You will be account managing a small portfolio of small, medium and large organisations, and will developing new business opportunities in the boroughs we work in to fundraise to increase our unrestricted income, capitalising on existing relationships, and increasing our reach.

We’d like you to have some account management experience, or experience in a fundraising environment. You will be an effective and confident communicator, with strong demonstrable skills in relationship building. Excellent presentation flare and confidence will also be important for this role.

This is a role for someone with a creative flare, who can build a strong, positive case for support, with a passion to help us make sure homelessness is on the agenda for Corporate Social Responsibility across a range of sectors.

We offer a competitive benefits package, flexible working and place a strong emphasis on career development. This is an excellent opportunity to capitalise on our new brand, deliver our community and challenge events fundraising strategy, and develop your career, with the support of the Fundraising Manager.

Evolve Housing + Support is a homelessness and community support charity working with 2,000 people each year. We provide supported housing for homeless young people and adults with a range of support needs in the London boroughs of Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham, Bromley, Merton, Wandsworth and the Royal Boroughs of Kensington & Chelsea and Kingston-Upon-Thames. Evolve also provide Work and Learning, Health and Wellbeing services and a homelessness prevention service in schools through mentoring.