We are currently recruiting!
Role: Community Fundraiser.
Reporting to: Manager
Salary: Depending upon experience
Responsible for: Raising vital funding for Promise Dreams. You will be joining small but dedicated team, determined to meet our objectives and create more smiles. Due to the nature of the role you will be required to travel frequently around the west midlands and in order to meet volunteers and supporters and you may need to work occasional weekends or evenings.
Provide dedicated stewardship and support to local volunteers and supporters.
Recruit new community fundraising volunteers and volunteer groups to raise income and profile via a calendar of fundraising activities to include their own events, bucket collections and collection tin management.
Identify and engage groups and associations, (Rotary Clubs, Inner Wheel etc.) – with the aim of securing long-term charity partnerships
Ensure consistent support is provided to fundraisers who organise their own community events in support of Promise Dreams
Ensure income and expenditure procedures are followed.
Make formal presentations to colleagues and Trustees, at appropriate meetings, on fundraising goals and plans
Fully engage with the organisational strategic planning process in order to plan effectively.
Ensure that the wider organisation is fully aware of fundraising activities as appropriate, especially with teams where cross-dependencies exist.
Demonstrable record of achieving income targets
Demonstrable record of building trusted, long term relationships with fundraising volunteers
Experience of recruiting, stewarding and developing volunteer fundraising groups to raise income
Experience of raising income by securing charity partnerships. Including: research, meetings, proposal writing, pitches and account management
A broad range of fundraising experience to support fundraising volunteers and charity partners; for example, quiz nights, a dinner dance, raffles, bucket collections, etc.
Competent in use of Outlook, Windows applications and database use.
An excellent influencer and negotiator who can develop long lasting working relationships and inspire confidence in the organisation
Commitment to the very highest standards of volunteer and supporter care
Excellent verbal communication skills
Excellent written skills with attention to detail
Ability to liaise with, and gain the trust and respect of, a wide range of people at all levels with particular focus on volunteers and supporters
Excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to plan and prioritise work, handle conflicting demands, manage a wide range of projects and meet tight deadlines
Highly motivated with the ability to take the initiative on implementing and advancing community plans
Commercially and numerically astute
Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Knowledge and experience of promotions through Social Media
Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01902 212451 for an informal chat if you are interested.