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Fundraising Officer - Running Events - EXPIRED

Job Title Fundraising Officer - Running Events - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location City of London, London
Salary £27300 - £30300 per annum
Job Published 18 Nov 2014
REF 49826
Contact Name TPP Fundraising
Contact Email fundraising@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

TPP Recruitment is working with one of the UK's largest charities to recruit a Fundraising Officer (Running Events) for a fixed term contract between January 2015 - August 2016.

If you're a self-motivated, experienced fundraiser or event manager looking for their next challenge then this is definitely the role for you. This household name children's charity is looking for a driven and ambitious individual to project manage their calendar of running events, including both the London and Brighton marathons. The post holder will have direct responsibility for delivering large scale, mass participation events and delivering excellent customer service to over 5,000 supporters, organising and inspiring them to raise over £4m. Given the strength of the charities brand among the UK general public and the number of people who therefore want to take part in challenge events for them, the post-holder should find this role a highly rewarding and fulfilling position.

Working with stakeholders of all levels of seniority, you will need to use your superb diplomacy and negotiation skills to build strong working relationships with individuals, volunteers and departments in order to further streamline and improve the project management process. You'll get the satisfaction of knowing that your work is inspiring thousands of people nationwide to get behind a very, very good cause.

Key responsibilities include:
*Project managing the running events cycle to hit substantial income targets
*Collaborating with teammates and various internal and external stakeholders to ensure that all running events run smoothly and professionally
*Marketing, evaluating and budgeting all events in the running events calendar, as well as stewarding participants in order to maximise their fundraising potential

The ideal candidate will demonstrate:
*Ambition, drive, energy and enthusiasm
*Superb organisational skills
*Proven project management skills
*Superior communication and organisational skills

Closing date: Tuesday 2 December 2014

If you're interested in applying or would just like an informal chat about the role, please call Luke Ounsworth on 020 7198 6040 or get in touch at luke.ounsworth@tpp.co.uk.

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 website: http://www.tpp.co.uk/CPDvoucher.

TPP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

TPP Not for Profit was voted Best Recruitment Agency 2014 at the IoF PIFAs.TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

TPP Not for Profit was voted Best Recruitment Agency 2014 at the IoF PIFAs.

Ref: EXPIRED - 49826 | Published: 18th Nov 2014