Experienced Fundraising Executive

SimkissGuy Recruitment Ltd
£24000 - £26000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a proactive professional with proven success of hitting targets and managing budgets?

Are you an accomplished high level networker with the ability to form strong relationships?

We have an opportunity for a service focussed Community Fundraising Professional to work for a leading, Birmingham based charitable organisation.

Alongside stakeholder relationship management, as a Community Fundraiser, you will work closely with your team to plan and implement strategies to significantly increase income streams. You will deliver and monitor fundraising initiatives, identifying opportunities for core growth across a number of areas, always with an outstanding customer service ethic in all that you do.

As a real “people person” with an ability to build relationships with ease, you will be able to motivate community groups, third party organisations, volunteers and members of the public to support the cause. You will be confident representing your organisation at events, and happy to create and deliver presentations.

You will have a commercial approach to your role, working to targets and always pushing for the highest levels of success. You will be comfortable in a client facing role and have the ability to engage with people at all levels. Excellent communication skills will see you motivate your team and have a no job too big or too small approach.

You will have experience in a client facing role to include relationship development, business development or customer service, fundraising experience is not a necessity. This isn’t a 9.00am – 5.00pm situation, so commitment, passion and a love of knowing you will make a difference is going to be vital to your success in this role.

Working closely with your team you will be supporting key initiatives, and have the ability to evaluate and monitor these, as well as annual budgets for your requirements. You will be comfortable managing administrative systems accurately and compliantly.

In return you will receive an excellent salary and the satisfaction of working for a charity that genuinely changes lives.

SimkissGuy Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency for the purpose of this vacancy. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all. We will be in touch within 3 working days if we would like to discuss your CV and experience further. If you do not hear from us within that time then you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this particular vacancy. We would welcome further applications from you for roles that may be more suited to your skills and experience