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Working with us is a rewarding and challenging experience. If you feel you have the skills and experiences to help us to achieve our ambitions we would be happy to hear from you.
In return we offer competitive rates of pay and a wide range of benefits.
Salary: £25,000-£30,000 Depending on skills and experience
This new role offers great potential for personal development and career progression.
We require a Corporate Fundraiser to generate agreed fundraising income from new and existing corporates, businesses and assigned corporate organisations, developing part-nerships and growing Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaigns.
Reporting to the Corporate Fundraising Manager you will be a key member of the Fund-raising and Marketing Team. You will be responsible for identifying, prospecting and growing corporate relationships and increasing corporate participation in Sports and Challenge events. You will ensure that each relationship is managed and developed to maximise its full potential and you will represent the organisation to corporate supporters including making presentations and pitches. In addition you will produce partnership proposals and sponsorship offerings and brief colleagues and volunteers on issues related to Corporate Fundraising
It will be your responsibility to maintain computerised records on current, former and potential corporate partners and individuals, using Progress and Microsoft Office software. You will manage existing partnerships with Rotary and Breast Cancer Awareness Month companies and create fundraising campaigns.
You will work with PR, outside agencies and consultancies and create materials and information along with the Corporate Fundraising Manager for corporate partners, to help build up a corporate package that can be used to secure new sources of support.
The duties are wide ranging and varied and also include supporting and maintaining our marketing and web based communications.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a confident, driven, and enthusiastic candidate who is looking to develop their experience in fundraising. It is also an opportunity to make a difference and work in a growing ambitious organisation that funds pioneering research into new breast cancer treatments, the tools for earlier diagnosis and advice to reduce the risk of recurrence and secondary spread.
Our ideal candidate will have some experience of working in corporate fundraising and a proven track record in partnership acquisition. The ability to present to peers, business professionals and large audiences on the charity, our research and the scope for CSR involvement is essential as is the ability to write and deliver fundraising plans.
The candidate must be able to manage and adhere to budgets and use all standard computer software. Excellent literacy, numeracy and social media skills are also essential and a knowledge of charity databases would be an advantage.
You are required to have a full clean UK driving licence and must be able to work some weekend and evenings.
Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org with a CV and covering letter describing why you wish to join us and clearly outlining what you would bring to the role relating your skills, experience and knowledge to the person specification.
This role is full time although part time 4 days per week will be considered for the right candidate.
Closing Date 28 April 2017
Your time is precious. Would you give some of it to Against Breast Cancer?
You can work in our main fundraising office in Abingdon, Oxfordshire and / or help out at one of our fundraising events Use your passion or hobby – get involved with like-minded people in your area.
Be part of our events support team and help us at events around the country
Why volunteer for Against Breast Cancer? You can make a real difference to our potentially lifesaving breast cancer research by giving us some of your time, skills and experience. There are many ways you can help, learn new skills, make new friends and have fun at the same time!
Job hunting? If you are between jobs you can keep active and have something for your CV
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Are you a student? Learn new skills, start building you CV and gain valuable work experience
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Contact us today to find out how you can help. We look forward to hearing from you!