Senior Fundraising Officer

Recruiter
RSPB
Location
Exeter
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have the passion, drive and enthusiasm needed to raise funds to support our conservation mission, helping the RSPB to give nature a home? Senior Fundraising Officer Reference number: A4540118 Location: Exeter, Devon Salary starting at: £22,073 to £23,912 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: Permanent This is an exciting opportunity to join our successful Project Fundraising Team and to help develop our work for nature here in South West England. As Senior Fundraising Officer, you will be working closely with colleagues across the SW and beyond, to raise funds from a range of sources. We are particularly interested in candidates with propensity for relationship building with trusts, business and potential donors. You will develop projects, approaches and applications to secure income for our fantastic portfolio of work. This includes pioneering wildlife projects, youth programmes, visitor facilities and schemes to empower communities to save nature. There are opportunities to innovate and work in partnership. As an effective communicator with excellent presentation, interpersonal and written skills, you will be adept at developing propositions and applications, and have strong relationship-building and deal-closing skills. We are ideally looking for someone with an established track record in corporate, trust and/or donor fundraising or equivalent in marketing, business or project management. We offer a range of staff benefits, flexible working, a strong commitment to staff development and diverse work across a stunning and nature-rich region. We will consider a secondment and/or part-time hours for the right candidate. Closing date: 29 January 2018 Interview date: 9 February 2018 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button to be directed to the RSPB website, where you can download the role profile and application details. Please make sure you include reference number A4540118 on any correspondence.  No agencies please.  -1