Comic Relief

Fundraising Assistant (6 Month Fixed Term Contract)

As part of the Community Fundraising Team, the Fundraising Assistant will provide essential support to ensure the team is well supported and the Sport Relief campaign is delivered successfully.

Key Accountabilities / Objectives

  • Support the Community Fundraising Associate with multiple fundraising stewardship campaigns across the Community & Schools teams

  • Work closely with the Workplace Fundraising Manager to cultivate ‘High Value’ community accounts through support with idea generation, effective stewardship, caseload management and facilitating fundraising donations

  • Deliver proactive outbound communications with fundraisers in the public, as well as schools, face to face, on the phone, over e-mail, by post and confidently using our database

  • Support the Community Fundraising Team to identify interesting and engaging fundraisers and stories for potential media and promotional use, and gather and store the appropriate permissions

  • Undertake any appropriate work as delegated by the Community Fundraising Associate, and assist the wider team with administrative support as required

  • Coordinate any School and Community Fundraising Team meetings, events and internal communications

Essential Education and Skills

  • Experience of working as an administrator or assistant desired

  • Experience of using MS Windows (Excel and PowerPoint) and databases

  • Effective Communications, written and oral, with experience of communicating with the public in a professional setting desirable

  • Strong interpersonal skills and customer care orientation

  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills

Role posted - 2019-10-22T09:12:22Z 10:12am, 22nd Oct 2019 BST