Charity Events Fundraiser

The AHOY Centre Charity
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Bring your passion for a challenge to The AHOY Centre charity and help grow our "Oarsome" fundraising challenges and help us to 'Change People’s Lives’

Do you have the passion and flair to inspire others? Do you want to help an innovative and ambitious Watersports based Charity grow and at the same time see how you are helping others? If so, we are looking for two more Fundraisers to join our friendly team!

The AHOY Centre's Oarsome Rowing Challenges are delivered by the Charity to raise vital funds.

Working across the spectrum of sales, marketing, communication, event management and administration, you will be enthusiastic and able to inspire people to support our charity by taking up a rowing challenge.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A natural communicator and 'people' person, finding it easy to talk to people in person, on the phone and by email. You will be interested in finding out what makes people tick and developing long-lasting relationships with our challenge teams and supporters to create a strong return on fundraising.
  • Have a proven track record in sales and/or fundraising and will use your experience in other areas of your life to network and develop contacts within other sectors such as the corporate world.
  • Be flexible with their working hours as we are a seven day operation and evening and weekend work is part of the role.
  • Be competent in using Microsoft Word, Excel and updating/recording information.

This role is suited to someone who wants to develop their skills and experience at the heart of fundraising and events management. Working within a small friendly team from our base in Deptford, you'll have opportunities to get out on the water too!

Attractive salary package for the right candidate.