Business Development Officer
Salary: £21,840 – £26,000
Location: Chorley, Lancashire
Do you want to work for an incredible local youth charity that has state-of-the-art facilities and activities that are indispensable to young people in Lancashire? This includes everything from arts and drama studios to a sports hall and employability workshops. But, it’s so much more than that.
This charity also supports vulnerable young people with challenging, gritty issues through its team of qualified youth workers; often in collaboration with social services. Dealing with everything from mental and sexual health, to employability coaching and support with healthy relationships.
They are looking for a new Business Development Officer to help grow their fundraising income, working alongside an experienced income generation team. You’ll be responsible for stewardship of a business loyalty scheme, as well as providing fundraising administrative support and researching prospective supporters.
With a creative flare and strong organisational skills, you’ll have great writing skills which can help convey this charity’s important message. Your excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with a wide range of people, whilst managing multiple deadlines, will enable you to provide support across the team. This is a hugely rewarding fundraising job where you can see first-hand the direct impact of your work on young people.
This opportunity would suit either someone with previous fundraising, sales or marketing experience or a new college/university leaver looking for their very first charity role.
If you are interested in this role, please send a copy of your CV to Ellen Drummond at Charity People to find out more.
If you are interested in this role, please get in touch with a copy of your CV to Ellen Drummond at Charity People who will be happy to provide lots more information.
***Charity People’s offices will be closed from Christmas Eve until 4th January to give our busy team a much needed break, so please bear with us for a response in early January – we’ll be in touch very soon and the closure has been factored into deadlines***
Only because this role has been previously advertised, applications will now be reviewed on a rolling basis, so please get in touch as early as you can to avoid disappointment.
Final deadline: 9am on Monday 17th January
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