Role details

Regional Fundraiser

East Riding of Yorkshire   •   £20,000 - £23,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Regional Fundraiser
  • East Yorkshire

About Our Client

Third sector organisation.

Job Description

  1. With colleagues, develop and manage a local fundraising plan that contributes to the fundraising strategic plan.
  2. Raise sustainable income from the local community in your area through existing and new supporters.
  3. Develop fundraising opportunities across across a broad range of target markets including corporates, trusts, community organisations, schools and universities.

  4. Promote and deliver key activities including: challenge events, sporting events and partnerships, community events and partnerships, charity own events and collections.

  5. Support the development of annual operational plans to deliver community fundraising including budget targets and phasing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting.

  6. Deliver excellent supporter care including supporter recruitment, development and stewardship

  7. Work collaboratively with colleagues to increase awareness of Yorkshire Cancer Research's work and promote fundraising initiatives as appropriate across multiple communication channels.

The Successful Applicant




  • Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office and databases
  • Knowledge of Community Fundraising products and practices
  • Familiarity of health and safety legislation and risk assessments
  • Understanding of the local community
  • Experience and knowledge of Raiser's Edge


  • Ability to ask for support
  • Communication skills including active listening skills
  • Strong logistical planning skills
  • Strong administrative and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to prioritise, plan and organise own workload unsupervised
  • Ability to establish and maintain local networks

  • Management of volunteers
  • Presentation and report writing skills


  • Current driving licence
  • Certificate in Fundraising (or equivalent vocational experience)


  • Experience of setting up and developing new relationships with people and systems from scratch.
  • Experience of communicating with customers, supporters and third parties
  • Experience of recruiting, organising and motivating people with different capacities and experience
  • Experience in budgets and financial planning
  • Experience of successfully working to deadlines and targets
  • Experience of marketing activities to the general public
  • Experience of planning and delivering successful events

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and proactive
  • Self-motivated and organised
  • Collaborative worker at all levels
  • Creative and innovative
  • Resourceful
  • Attention to detail and thoroughness
  • Empathy and patience
  • Tenacity
  • Commitment to the purpose of the charity
  • Enjoys working with a diverse range of people
  • Positive approach to equality and diversity
  • Happy to work on their own

What's on Offer

Permanent role paying a salary up to £23k.

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