WR Fundraising Recruitment

Senior Corporate Fundraising Officer

Hertfordshire / Hybrid | Up to £35,000 per annum | Full Time, Permanent

WR Fundraising Recruitment is very proud to be working with a national health charity. They are the only charity in the UK that focusses on this particular cause, so you can make a real impact here.


We’re on the lookout for a Community Fundraising Manager, to join in an energetic role within a successful, growing team. This is a new role for the charity, where you can make a difference. The Community Fundraising Manager will be based in the South-West, where there will be plenty of opportunity to go out and about to communities such as schools and local organisations, along with supporting individuals with events.


This role calls for an experienced Community Fundraising Manager, to drive income through growth and create exciting opportunities for the charity’s supporters. You will be maximising fundraising from campaigns, challenge events and community activities.


Duties will include:

  • Developing and implementing new relationships with a range of supporters
  • Driving income growth and creating opportunities
  • Managing and developing regional fundraising by creating a fundraising strategy
  • Designing and developing the charity’s annual community fundraising campaigns and events
  • Exploring new community-based events to attract audiences and engage existing supporters
  • Identify and steward existing and potential relationships in your area
  • Researching new funding opportunities from community supporters
  • Managing 1 fundraising officer 


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience within fundraising particularly community fundraising (circa 2 years)
  • Experience of building successful relationships
  • Ability to confidently communicate with the public, positively influence and persuade people to support your own ideas
  • Ability to motivate, inspire and lead supporters at various levels
  • Ability and willingness to travel regularly across the area

We are WR and we invest in our candidates by providing optional new starter coaching - enhancing confidence, wellbeing, professional relationships and managing change.

To apply or for further information, please email a copy of your up to date CV in the first instance to: fundraisers@wr-rec.uk.


The team at WR Fundraising Recruitment are passionate about bringing together talented fundraising professionals with fantastic organisations. We’d love to hear from you if you are looking for a new fundraising opportunity.