Fundraiser (Events)


St Gemma's Hospice
£19,991 to £23,363 per annum
37.5 hours per week

St Gemma’s Hospice is the largest hospice in Yorkshire and one of the largest in the UK.  The Hospice provides expert palliative and end of life care, in a quality environment, for thousands of local people each year.  It’s a prominent and respected charity at the heart of the local community with a large range of specialist services to support patients, their families and friends.
Working for St Gemma’s can offer a rewarding career in a friendly environment.  Over 250 staff across a 4 acre site, 25 Charity Shops and a Retail Hub work together to ensure that patients and their families have the best possible experience and receive the highest quality of care.
St Gemma’s has a fundraising target of over £6 million per year.  A self-motivated individual is required to work as part of our busy, dynamic and successful team.
The role is responsible for developing and managing various events and initiatives and assisting with larger scale events organised by the team.  Previous experience in event management is essential and it is desirable to have some fundraising experience.  You will need excellent computer skills and be able to communicate well both orally and in writing. 
It is essential that you have the ability to plan effectively and meet tight deadlines.  You will be responsible for delivering challenging income targets and keep tight control of expenditure.
Ability to drive and use of a car is essential as well as being able to work flexible hours (including evenings and weekends).
To discuss this opportunity in greater detail please contact Pete Watson, Senior Fundraiser (Events) on 0113 218 5505.
Closing date:             Monday 19th November (5pm)
Interviews:                 TBC

Start date: October 29th, 2018
End date: November 19th, 2018
Interview Dates To Be Confirmed.