Fundraising Executive – Community Events and Tribute

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Location: WC1N, Central London

Salary: Competitive

Contract type: Full-time, permanent

Closing date: Friday 13 October

*This vacancy may close earlier if we receive enough applications, therefore we encourage all applicants to apply immediately

A great opportunity has arisen to join the Community Events Team at Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity. This is a dynamic and inspiring supporter-focused team, working with thousands of supporters who raise money in aid of the charity through a varied range of activity. The team also has responsibility for our volunteer ambassador programme, in-memory fundraising, and the ‘charity desk’ in GOSH, whilst working closely with the wider hospital community.

This role would suit someone with excellent communication skills and initiative looking to develop in account management and project management. We are looking for someone with experience of working in a busy fundraising team who will help to build lasting relationships with supporters from a variety of backgrounds, including patient families, community groups, companies and individuals fundraising in memory.

Some of the key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Delivering excellent supporter care
  • Taking a proactive approach to identify new opportunities
  • Advising fundraisers in all aspects of fundraising including planning, marketing, charity law and guidelines
  • Manage digital stewardship for the team, including social media and automated stewardship emails

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How to apply

To apply, please send a detailed covering letter (no more than one page) and CV to The covering letter should clearly outline the following:

  • How you are suitable for the role using the person specification highlighted in the job description
  • Your motivation to work for the hospital and charity
  • Your salary expectation and notice period

Applications that do not follow this guidance will not be progressed.

Please submit your CV and covering letter at your earliest convenience if you are suitable for the position. Please quote the reference number (VCC016) in the subject line.

Due to the large number of applications we receive, we are only able to inform shortlisted candidates of the outcome of their application. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If your application is not successful, we hope that you will not be discouraged and will still apply for other suitable vacancies