Trusts and Corporate Fundraising Officer

Recruiter
St Elizabeth's Centre
Location
Bishop's Stortford
Salary
£23,166 - £26,473 per annum
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
St Elizabeth's Centre is a dynamic organisation comprising of a School, Children’s Home, College and Adult Home for people with epilepsy, learning disabilities and other complex needs and is set in extensive grounds within the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside close to the M11 corridor within a few miles from Stansted airport. St Elizabeth’s Centre is administered by The Congregation of the Daughters of the Cross of Liège and employs over 750 staff including teachers, nurses, therapists and carers. Government funding is received for education, specialist care and residential accommodation but our charity relies on raising funds for all other aspects of its work. We are seeking a confident, enthusiastic, target and results driven Trusts & Corporate Fundraising Officer to develop this fundraising stream. The successful candidate will be involved in raising funds for a wide variety of projects including capital builds, social enterprises, medical equipment and other projects to enhance the lives of all our young people and adults therefore flexibility in working hours is essential along with occasional weekend working, access to own vehicle and hold a full UK driving licence. If you have a proven track record of raising income and meeting targets, an insight into charity fundraising, knowledge of local area and local contacts, together with intermediate level of Word, Excel & Access and excellent organisational skills, we would love to hear from you. Closing date: 2 October 2017 Interviews: 11 October 2017 We offer a competitive employment package including commitment to training and development, supportive management and staff benefits. We also offer a range of staff discounts for High Street stores, Leisure & Gym plus optional contributory pension and childcare voucher schemes. Offers are subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check. Registered Charity 1068661 Equal opportunities employer