Community Fundraising Officer - Home working

Location Bristol
Discipline: Fundraising
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £31,750.63 per annum
Job ref: 017302
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 03 May 2024 23:59

Are you someone who really understands what makes fantastic supporter relationships? Do you have an eye for innovation and trying new things?

We're looking for a Community Fundraising Officer to join the amazing fundraising team at Hft. Through a thematic approach to fundraising, you will recruit, retain, motivate and develop supporters and volunteers. Join us and join the fun!

A great personality and a can-do attitude are really important to this role as you will maximise income for learning disabled people. We need someone with natural customer service skills who wants to deliver an outstanding experience for all their supporters.

You will be managed by an expert who will work collaboratively with you to reach your goals. We are also a flexible employer with many of the team working compressed or flexible hours. There are new opportunities to develop your skills and be part of something exciting. Join us and join the fun!

You should be:

-        A strong communicator

-        Personable

-        A great relationship builder

-        Passionate about making a difference

-        Good influencing skills

-        Able to spot an opportunity

-        Compassionate

-        Team player

-        Organised

What’s in it for you?

There are a range of benefits and career development opportunities at Hft. We’ll give you a comprehensive induction, full training, and lots of support along the way. ​​​​​​​

With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in you to ensure you have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support people to live the best life possible. As a “Gold” standard Investors in People accredited employer, we are committed to supporting colleague wellbeing as a priority.

  • Annual Leave: 33 days pro rata (including 8 days statutory bank holidays)

  • Training: Access to award winning training and development

  • Wagestream: Allows you to flexibly access your pay throughout the month and utilise a range of financial support, through its dedicated app

  • Aviva Digicare + workplace: Access to wellbeing services including health checks, Digital GP and mental health support.

  • TELUS health: A 24/service, completely confidential counselling and support platform and helpline that is free for all colleagues to use.

  • Discounted mobile ‘phone contracts. As an Hft employee, you’ll be able to take advantage of Vodafone’s Employee Advantage programme, giving you up to 30% off.

  • Care Friends: Employee referral app – earn money for referring your friends to work for Hft.

  • Free life assurance – 3 x your annual salary

  • and more‿

Working Hours: Full time, Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)

Salary: £27,622.63 per year, plus £3,840 car user allowance and  £288 home working allowance

Location:  Home based role – the ideal candidate will be based in Bristol or Central England due to regular visits to events, services, communities and Bristol head office.

F​​or more information on the role and responsibilities, please refer to the job description & person spec.

Job Description and Person Specification



​​​​​​​​​​​We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive sufficient applications.

Hft's usual terms and conditions apply. Hft is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. As a Disability Confident Employer, Hft is helping to ensure that disabled people have the same opportunities to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations that people without disabilities do. Successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced disclosure check against the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Having a criminal record may not bar you from employment.