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Fundraiser - Sporting Events

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Fundraiser - Sporting Events

  • Location:

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £27 - £30.6k per annum

  • Contact:

    Pete Trybus

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry Date:

    09 Dec 00:00

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This is an awesome opportunity for any aspiring fundraisers to manage a number of large-scale sporting events fundraising in this leading children's charity's challenge event portfolio. You will project management specific events, including the Virgin Money London Marathon, Velo Birmingham & Midlands and London Landmarks Half Marathon, for 250+ participants.

You will be responsible for the production and delivery of business and marketing plans as well as the delivery of excellent supporter experience, ensuring event participants are engaged and motivated. There is a lot of cross-team collaboration, so will enable you learn from and work alongside a variety of fundraising specialists.

We are looking for an experienced mass participation events fundraiser with excellent project management, communication and organisational skills. You will have the ability to build and develop relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders, as you will work closely with colleagues across the organisation, agencies and suppliers to deliver a first-class stewardship programme.

You will have a good understanding of the challenge events market, and a track record of reaching/exceeding income targets. There is plenty of scope for development and career growth potential and will best suit an ambitious, organised and engaging individual.

They are looking to pay £24,000 - £27,241 plus £3,366 ILW and will be based from Old Street, Central London. The application deadline is Friday 6th December with a cover letter necessary.

We actively encourage people from ethnic minorities and LGBTQ+ Individuals to apply for this role. Charity People actively promotes equality, diversity and inclusion. We match charity needs with skills and experience of candidates, irrespective of age, disability (including hidden disabilities), race, religion or belief, gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, or sexual orientation. We do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the charities we work with.

If you are not interested but know anyone suitable for this role then we do offer a £250 referral fee if successful.

If you'd like to be considered for this role please send your (word doc) CV to or call on 020 7939 7425 to have an initial chat about the position.

Please note, due to the number of applications we receive we aren't always able to respond to unsuccessful candidates.