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Fundraiser and Events Coordinator
Salary: £23,790 (pro rata £10,150.40 to £12,688) per annum
Hours: 16 to 20 hours a week
Contract: Permanent
Location: Harwell Innovation Centre, Didcot, OX11 0QG
Closing date: 23:59, Monday 11 March 2019

Could you grow the income of a successful local charity and use your skills to improve the lives of vulnerable young people?
We wish to appoint a Fundraiser and Events Coordinator to contribute to the continued sustainability and growth of the charity. Full details of the role here.

The role offers flexibility in hours to work around you, opportunity for home working, free on site car parking and good public transport links.

Your experience and skills will help identify and develop opportunities, foster donor relations, regular giving, grants, appeals and corporate partnerships, in other words maximise funding opportunities to support young carers.

You will be enthusiastic, effective, creative and committed with an eye for the detail as well as an ability to seize and maximise opportunities. Comfortable working to deadlines and managing multiple projects simultaneously, you will ideally have at least 2 years’ experience of successful fundraising, have excellent relationship management skills and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of charity fundraising and community events. Due to the nature of the role, occasional evening and weekend working may be required from time to time.

To apply: Email your CV and a covering letter stating what skills and experience you could bring to our charity and why you would want to work with us. Email to: using ‘Application Fundraiser and Events’ in the title.

Closing date: 23:59, Monday 11 March 2019

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We are always keen to welcome volunteers to help support our organisation and our work with young carers.

Find out how you could make a difference to the lives of young carers contact Donna Cowieson at Be Free Young Carers (01235 838 554).

More information about volunteering with Be Free Young Carers here

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