Community and Corporate Fundraiser

We are looking for a creative, self-motivated and enthusiastic fundraiser to lead our Community and Corporate fundraising across our region.

Role: Community and Corporate Fundraiser

Location: This role will be based in our office in either Devizes or Bristol, with regular travel across the West of England (Bristol, Bath and NE Somerset, South Glos, Wiltshire and Swindon).

Salary: £26,000 pro rata

Contract type: Permanent, 0.6 FTE.  This could be 3 days a week, but this role does require some unsocial hours, and so would suit an annualised hours contract.

Closing date: 20th July 2022

We are looking for a creative, self-motivated and enthusiastic fundraiser to lead our Community and Corporate fundraising across our region.

The role is responsible for building and managing a pipeline of fundraising opportunities, creating great relationships with our supporters, and organising a small number of fundraising events.  You would represent the charity at events throughout the region, including giving talks or presentations.

This is an exciting opportunity for a proactive person with strong people skills to make a real difference to the lives of local people living with sight loss in the area.

You will have experience in fundraising, charity or community sector, a proven ability to ‘make the ask’ and motivate supporters to make income targets.

Full details of the post can be found in the job description and person specification here:

Sight Support Community Corporate Fundraiser – JD – Jun22 – v3 (DOC, 143 KB)

Sight Support is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity, and welcome applications from all backgrounds. As a sight loss charity, we particularly encourage applicants who are visually impaired to apply.

If you would like to know more about the role before you apply, informal confidential discussions prior to application are welcome; please call 01380 723 682 to arrange an appointment, or you could send questions by email to info@sightsupportwest.org.uk and we will reply as soon as possible.

Closing Date: Wednesday 20th July

Interviews will be held the week of the 25th July.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the criteria outlined in the person specification.

Please send these documents to: info@sightsupportwest.org.uk

We require all applicants to have the appropriate right to work in the UK.