Do you have experience in fundraising and organising events? We are looking for an experienced events fundraiser to support the head of events at a childrens medical research charity.
Develop and implement event plans, budgets and timelines for all allocated events to meet recruitment and fundraising targets including reviewing events and making recommendations for event improvements and development.
Support the Head of Events in development of the events portfolio, identifying and recommending profitable new opportunities based on market trends and competitor and supporter intelligence.
Identify leads and proactively explore next steps with prospects, working in conjunction with event colleagues and other fundraisers, escalating as required.
Deliver excellent supporter care for people who wish to fundraise for the charity through the events programme.
Administer the planning, risk assessment, budgeting, marketing and customer care for allocated events.
Educated to degree level or equivalent.
Able to drive with full UK licence.
IT literate, a confident user of Microsoft packages and databases (ideally Raisers Edge).
Experience of working in a fundraising
Experience of taking part in or organising fundraising activities.
Excellent customer service skills
Understanding of digital marketing and social media for challenge events recruitment.
Experience of organising and prioritising demanding workloads.
Understanding of the principles of event planning and management.
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.
Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.