Pancake race

Fundraiser

Fundraiser Full time £24k pa

Watford Mencap is excited to recruit a full time Fundraiser to join the Fundraising Manager to help grow and develop opportunities with existing and new supporters to increase income.

We are seeking a self-starter, who may not necessarily have previous fundraising experience but you will be confident talking to and engaging with people at all levels, whether it’s a service user, a corporate sponsor or a group of student volunteers. The role is varied, you could be recruiting volunteers; sourcing raffle prizes, organising public events or creating social media content.

You are creative, energetic and have great communication skills. You will be provided with on-the-job support to help grow your talents so that you can make a difference to people with learning disabilities. You will need a broad experience of fundraising or equivalent transferable skills. You must have excellent interpersonal skills as well as flexibility and great organisation skills.

The role will be based in our new community hub in Watford, a short walk from Watford Junction Station.

The role is full time. Please email Michelle Hamilton at mhamilton@watfordmencap.org.uk for further information and an informal chat about the role. Please see the job description and person specification here. You can submit your CV in the first instance, or complete an application form.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

The closing date for this vacancy is 12 noon on Friday 28th May 2021.

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