This is an exciting opportunity for a enthusiastic individual to conceive and develop new fundraising events in collaboration with the Events Fundraising Manager and Head of Community & Events Fundraising for a leading social welfare charity.
A leading national social welfare charity who also has international reach in 38 countries.
Manage supporters participation in a programme of third-party sports events. Taking ownership of participant recruitment, care and communications, and of Samaritans presence on the day at these events where applicable.
Negotiate best deals and obtain value for money in all aspects of your event expenditure, with agreement from the Events Fundraising Manager.
Work with the Digital Team to take the lead on recruiting and communicating with event participants via social media channels and stewardship emails.
Work with teams from the External Affairs Dept. to create content for social media and develop materials and resources that promote participation in all activities.
Maintain effective working systems for administration of own work and of the department
Maintain and monitor a record of all enquirers, participants and income for allocated events, including using the fundraising database, Samaritans website, on-line sponsorship systems and other tools.
Excellent event management or community fundraising experience.
Excellent verbal, written and presentational skills.
Excellent Organisational Skills.
Demonstrable project management skills.
Experience of marketing activities through both on and off line channels.
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.