Regional Fundraising Officer

Sea Cadets
South East London
£28,000 per annum
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At Marine Society and Sea Cadets we are currently looking for a Regional Fundraising Officer to come join our team based in London. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a competitive salary of £28,000 per annum plus benefits.

MSSC (Marine Society and Sea Cadets) is a friendly and focused place to work. As the parent charity for two dynamic, nautical and seafaring organisations we aim to be the leading maritime charity for youth development and lifelong learning. We are the governing body of the Sea Cadets, which gives 14,000 young people a great head start in life through nautical adventure based on the customs and traditions of the Royal Navy, and Marine Society which supports the personal and professional development of seafarers where ever they are in the world.

About the Regional Fundraising Officer role

We are seeking a motivated self-starter to join our successful Trust Fundraising Team as a Regional Fundraising Officer. The role offers a fantastic opportunity for you to provide vital support to 14,000 young people across the UK, by generating income for Sea Cadets premises. Joining a team of three, you'll play a crucial and integral part in helping the charity increase its fundraising efforts and be the main point of contact for our 9,000 volunteers.

At 160 years old, Sea Cadets is at an exciting and pivotal time in its history and this role offers you the chance to be in the thick of it, joining a tight knit team, directly helping our beneficiaries.

What we're looking for in our Regional Fundraising Officer

You will have demonstrable trusts/statutory fundraising skills and strong communication skills, particularly within the voluntary sector. Your positive and approachable manner will aid you in delivering compelling presentations to large groups of volunteers, empowering and informing them to fundraise more effectively.

If you would like to join our team as our new Regional Fundraising Officer then please click 'apply' today - don't miss out, we'd love to hear from you!

Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 8 May 2017.

Interviews: Monday 15 May 2017

Applications should consist of a completed application form, and the completed equal opportunities monitoring form, both available from the website. Please feel free to submit your CV in support of your application but we will only accept CVs that accompany a completed application form.

Due to the anticipated high volume of applications we will not be able to acknowledge CVs sent without an application. Also please note if you do not hear from us within 4 weeks you have not been selected for interview.