Events Fundraising Executive
Events Fundraising Executive Our client is the UK’s largest provider of specialist services for victims of all forms of gender-based violence (domestic, sexual, so called ‘honour’ violence, trafficking, prostitution, forced marriage, stalking and FGM). Every day they support over 6,000 women and children in their national network of services. These include Independent Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence Advocacy services (IDVAs / ISVAs and IGVAs), community outreach, specialist refuge accommodation, sanctuary services and culturally-specific services and the Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline. They advise Government and lobby hard to keep violence against women and girls high on the public agenda. They run award-winning prevention and public education campaigns, managing a busy press office and website, and they are an accredited training provider. They give a voice to the voiceless. Position: Events Fundraising Executive Location: Head Office, London Job Type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: 37.5 hours per week Salary: £25,883 to £31,059 per annum Benefits: include 28 days annual leave, employee assistance programme, death in service benefit and childcare voucher scheme. Closing date: 11th March 2018 About the role: It is an exciting time to be joining our client. The events and community fundraising team is about to embark upon a new structure which will include a specific focus on event fundraising. You will be joining a passionate team of professionals determined to embrace the targets and challenges ahead, bringing creativity and focus to your role. Responsibilities: As the Events Fundraising Executive, you will be responsible for raising funds and awareness by growing the Charity's events programme. You will be responsible for the proactive recruitment and retention of their supporters across all event fundraising audiences, ensuring you maximise all financial and non-financial opportunities. You will also work alongside the Events and community fundraising manager to manage and coordinate their flagship event. About you: To be the successful candidate you will have experience of working in a fundraising environment, ideally in an events fundraising capacity. You will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, be able to motivate and recognise the efforts of their event supporters, as well as have an unquestionable attention to detail. You will thrive on a busy but rewarding workload. It is essential that you are willing and able to work in a positive and proactive manner, under your own initiative, whilst keeping abreast of latest competitive charity marketplace developments, adhering to best practice fundraising guidelines. You will be a passionate fundraiser who is looking to further their career within an organisation working to support women and children escaping domestic violence. You may have experience of the following: Events Fundraising Executive, Fundraising Executive, Events Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Assistant, Fundraiser, Fundraising Officer, Events Fundraising, Charity, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.