Fundraising Officer

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Cambridge, United Kingdom

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17 days ago

Closing date: Monday 6 February 2023
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire, The Manor House,
Broad Street, Cambourne, Cambridgeshire, CB23 6DH
We’re looking for a Fundraising Officer to help us develop and nurture relationships with legacy pledgers, in memory donors, high net worth individuals and community fundraisers. If you have excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills and enjoy delivering great customer service this could be the role for you!

Contact details

Enquiries about the role: helen.mclean@wildlifebcn.org

Applications to: recruitment@wildlifebcn.org

Reporting to our Individual Giving Manager, this role will support the successful delivery of a range of stewardship and fundraising activities for existing members and supporters, as well as promoting and administering legacy, in memory and community fundraising. It will include:

  • Responding to enquiries about gifts in wills, in memory giving, green burials and community fundraising
  • Helping to organise events and activities for legacy pledgers and Wildlife Guardians
  • Writing regular newsletters to ensure that legacy pledgers, donors and community fundraisers are thanked and stewarded
  • Writing copy for our website, Local Wildlife magazine and other media to promote the impact and significance of legacy, in memory and community giving
  • Maintaining accurate records of enquiries, pledges and donations on our database (Charity CRM)

Closing Date: 9am Monday 6th February 2023

Interview Date: Tuesday 14th February 2023

Type of Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 per week / Full Time

Location: The Manor House, Broad Street, Great Cambourne, Cambridge, CB23 6DH with some remote working.


Equality Diversity and Inclusion Statement

“We’re wild about inclusion! We want our people/staff to be as diverse as wildlife. As an inclusive employer we recognise that our workforce needs to better reflect the communities in which we live and work. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and cultures. We believe that a diverse workforce will help us create our vision of ‘people close to nature, with land and seas rich in wildlife.”

Application Documents

  • Fundraising Officer - Job Description
  • Fundraising Officer - Application Form
  • Staff Benefits

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