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Events Fundraiser
Sue Ryder

Job Description

Events Fundraiser


Up to £28,000 per annum

Are you looking to take ownership of events?  Do you love fundraising events and would like to put your ideas into action?  If so come and join one of the UK’s most recognisable charities and contribute to the incredible work we do across Sue Ryder.

You will be part of a small friendly team driven by an enthusiasm for improvement and innovation. Ideally this role is suited to someone looking to oversee and manage events which include the London Marathon, Great North Run, International Treks and our new bespoke challenge amongst others. The position includes supported responsibility for planning, development, implementation and evaluation of events, working closely with our Marketing, Data and Regional Teams.

Other responsibilities include:

  • To manage and deliver a portfolio of events and work on new events as directed by the senior Events Manager
  • Responsible for the delivery and management of income and expenditure for allocated event portfolio
  • To promote and market event opportunities to the general public, current supporter base and internally
  • To work closely with Hospice Teams to maximise income
  • To deliver sector leading supporter care

With strong support from Regional Leads we focus upon providing great stewardship to our participants, Events Fundraisers have freedom to develop a customer journey which not only provides a good return on investment but also develops a relationship with the charity which goes beyond raceday.

Ideally you will have experience of working on Running and Challenge Fundraising Events. You’ll be an excellent communicator with fantastic customer service skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels.

*Competitive Benefits Package* – 25 days holiday rising to 30 plus bank holidays, buy and sell holiday scheme, private pension, staff discount with thousands of retailers, enhanced maternity pay, 20% off New Goods and lots more. Please visit our website for the full list.

Closing Date 25 July 2017 - applications will be screened and interviews may be booked in advance of the closing date