Community Fundraiser

Circa £23,897 per annum
04 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
BE INSPIRED… Are you interested in fundraising for your local hospice and helping local people across Somerset? If the answer is yes, then come and join our client! Our client is the leading provider of end of life services in Somerset. Their track record of investing in high quality and caring support means they are one of the UK’s largest Hospices. They deliver care for over 3,200 people each year who face a life limiting illness. Only 25% of their costs are supported by the NHS. The rest is provided by charitable income through their fundraising, their shops and from donations. Their pioneering services depend upon the best people who can innovate and provide the best care possible for patients and their families. The Hospice's Values: They are patient-centred, compassionate, respectful, brave, self-aware, informed and driven. Community Fundraiser 37 hours per week Salary: Circa £23,897 per annum Based: Taunton, Somerset An exciting opportunity could be just around the corner, as our client is looking for a Community Fundraiser to join their busy community, corporate and events team. As a Community Fundraiser you will be involved in developing their ambitious income growth over the next 5 years. You will be required to secure income from a variety of sources including organisations, groups and volunteers, developing new networks and supporting those already established. You will be focussed on relationship building, account management and meeting fundraising targets. As no two days are ever the same you need to be able to manage a busy diary and think on your feet. If you are organised and motivated, have excellent communication and planning skills together with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office packages then this is the role for you. This post will be based at our client's Taunton hospice and cover the Taunton area and surrounding villages. Closing date: 12 October 2017 APPLICATION PROCESS: To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will then be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website. No agencies please.