Events and Fundraising Officer

Recruiter
Lingen Davies Cancer Fund
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
£19,409 - £22,683
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a motivated and proactive individual with experience of co-ordinating and planning events? Are you creative and keen to use your skills for a great local cause?

As Events and Fundraising Officer, you will use your skills to develop and deliver a diverse and successful events calendar for the charity that raises funds, increases awareness and builds support. You will use your experience to research potential new events to ensure the agreed ambitious income targets are met.  You will also work as part of a dedicated and enthusiastic fundraising team.

Lingen Davies Cancer Fund will soon be celebrating 40 years of making a positive difference to lives affected by cancer in Shropshire, Telford and Mid Wales.  To mark the occasion has recently launched an appeal to raise £1.25m to make a difference in 3 areas of the cancer journey; cancer prevention and early detection, cancer treatment services, and living beyond cancer.

We need a positive, enthusiastic person to join our team and help us to achieve these challenging targets, and make a genuine impact to people in our community.

Location: Shrewsbury (travel in the charity’s area of work across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, and Mid Wales is a requirement of the role)

Hours: 37.5 hours (including evening and weekend work as required)