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Fundraising Officer

Fundraising Officer

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    St Albans

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    £25k - 31k per year

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    Fundraising Team

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  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

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Crohn’s and Colitis and TPP recruitment are excited to be working in exclusive partnership to recruit for a Fundraising Officer- Legacy and In-Memory Giving. Crohn’s and Colitis UK are a vibrant and compassionate charity dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis the two main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease . This is achieved through support, services and broad range of activities with the aim of finding a cure one day. This is of particular important to over 300,000 people affected by the disease in the UK, half of those diagnosed each year under age of 29.

The Role

This is an exciting time to join Crohn’s and Colitis UK as the new Fundraising Officer – Legacy and In- Memory Giving and develop the charities legacy and in-memory giving programme.  The role will involve implementing the organisations in-memory giving strategy in order to increase income and maximise conversion of donors into legacy pledgers.  You will manage the implementation of marketing plans for In Memory giving and develop all communications to In-Memory donors to promote further fundraising.  This role entails significant legacy administration, as such, you will manage bequests to ensure they are realized in a timely and uncontentious manner. 

Person Specification

You will have experience fundraising from individuals and a successful track record in direct marketing, preferably from legacy or in-memory giving.  A natural networker, you will have experience building strong relationships and have excellent written and oral communication skills. 


Crohns’s and Colitis UK pride themselves on being a caring and compassionate charity and you will benefit from being in a warm and supportive environment. You will work in their new vibrant office based very close to St Albans Station (20 minute commute to London St Pancras) whereby you can purchase an interest free season ticket loan. You will receive a holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays. You will benefit from flexible working and family friendly policies such as enhanced maternity and paternity leave. Finally you will be automatically enrolled into the Group Person Pension Plan.

How to Apply

Closing date for applications:  TBC

If you are interested in this role or wish to register with TPP to hear about future posts, please call Patrick on 020 7198 6040 or send your CV to We do try to get in touch with all applications of interest however due to the volume of applications we receive this isn’t always possible.

Plus free training for fundraisers!

All fundraisers who secure a role through TPP receive a £100 CPD voucher to use with the Institute of Fundraising.  More details are available on the TPP Recruitment website

We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.