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Fundraising Executive

A really exciting and unique opportunity has arisen to work with a fantastic human rights charity as a Fundraising Executive. This role requires a dynamic, creative and motivated individual who is looking to start a career in the third sector. You will have the chance to learn from, and work alongside, one of the most successful longstanding fundraisers in the last 30 years.
Key responsibilities
Key responsibilities will include:
Develop and execute the fundraising strategy, from planning and analysing to setting fundraising targets and meeting them
Research and locate potential supporters, maintaining existing support as well as finding new fundraisers by being the face of the charity
Work closely with the Director on a range of fundraising relationships from major donors to preparing applications for grant making trusts.
Manage and organise fundraising events including marketing and promoting these events, constantly reviewing progress and target.
Following discussion at Fundraising Committee group, prepare agenda and papers, engage with Committee members, and take brief action notes of meetings
20% time will involve working closely with the Director including tasks like Operate the charity's Twitter and Facebook, and to send news releases to the media and supporters
Key requirements
In order to apply you should have the following:
No charity experience needed, but a desire to really grow and develop in fundraising and charity.
Educated at degree level, with a willingness to learn a go getter.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with various situations diplomatically, a real people person
Written and verbal communication skills, both persuasive and concise.
Analytic, creative and a problem solver
Determined to succeed and unafraid of a challenge

How to Apply

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