Community Fundraising Coordinator
About the Role
As a Community Fundraiser, you will help to deliver fundraising initiatives by working closely with communities and volunteers within the region and play a vital role in helping us to meet our fundraising targets, allowing us to campaign for life-saving skills and equipment, such as defribillators, to be accessible by anyone. As a Community Fundraising Coordinator, you will be responsible for recruiting and liaising with volunteer fundraisers and providing support for events, as well as, supporting fundraising directly with local businesses. You will also support fundraising volunteers with legal requirements, fundraising policies, regulations and ensure that activities meet St John Ambulance standards.
Please note the role can be based in any St John Ambulance manned offices in the East of England.
Ideally, you will have previous fundraising experience, however, we are looking for someone who is passionate about people and effecting positive change within communities, so you may have worked previously in a sales or customer service environment, or other customer led role. You must be motivated and able to develop strong, long-lasting relationships within the community and recruit and engage with fundraising volunteers.
St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. Much of our front-line delivery is provided by our dedicated and highly-trained volunteers.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people, many of them under 18, also learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.
Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat, the communities we serve, and our own people.
We are a team of over 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid, training and campaigning.
Your wellbeing is very important to us, we, therefore, provide a variety of confidential services to help manage your money, health and mental wellbeing which you can start using from the moment you join.
You will receive; Competitive salary, fantastic pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, health and wellbeing portal, access to discounts portal including gym discounts, high street stores and restaurants and access to our confidential assistance programme.
Interview Date: 6 March 2019
Application Review Date: 22 February 2019
We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role
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