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Regional Fundraiser – East Midlands (Maternity Cover)
Parkinson's UK

Job Description

Regional Fundraiser – East Midlands (Maternity Cover)
£31,360 per annum
35 hours per week
Home-based, covering – East Midlands (Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire)

Parkinson’s UK is the Parkinson’s support and research charity. Among our greatest strengths are our people, the enthusiasm of our local groups and supporters and the commitment of our staff.

We continue to work towards finding a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's. You could be part of helping us achieve this.

We have expanded our fundraising team over the past few years, to meet the increased demand in income, necessitated by significant growth and development of the charity.

Within this role, you will work with the Regional Fundraising and Development Team, and other members of the Parkinson’s UK Fundraising Directorate, to ensure effective delivery of the regional fundraising strategy in the East Midlands region, in order to enhance the local case for support.

You must be a confident and self-motivated individual with previous experience in fundraising, as well as the ability to forge excellent relationships with prospective donors, colleagues, Parkinson’s UK local groups, members and volunteers.

A proven background of managing your own workload to meet targets and deadlines, while developing fundraising activities and the local case for support, is essential.

The position will be based from your home and you must live within reasonable distance of the area you will be covering. You need to be a reliable self-starter, and you must have held your driving licence for a minimum of one year.

For more information and to apply, please click on the Apply on Website button.

Closing date: 17th July 2017

Please note, only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified.

Parkinson’s UK is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from disabled persons, including those with Parkinson’s disease.

Parkinson’s UK is the operating name of the Parkinson’s Disease Society of the United Kingdom. A charity registered in England and Wales (258197) and in Scotland (SC037554).