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The RAF Benevolent Fund offers many opportunities to work, develop and thrive in a number of various specialisations with an overall aim to make the lives of both serving and former members of the RAF all the better in their time of need.

Supporter Care Executive

Term: Two-year contract
Location: London
Salary: Circa £25,000 salary and benefits

This is an exciting position in one of our dynamic fundraising teams based in our London office. The successful candidate will play an important role in the fundraising team and has specific responsibility for supporter care and gift aid.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly organised individual who is interested in a career in fundraising. The successful candidate will enjoy working as part of a team, speaking to supporters on the phone, be able to manage their time effectively, meet deadlines and prioritise workload. An articulate communicator with excellent IT skills, you must be able to demonstrate a willingness to meet supporters’ expectations and enjoy working on a variety of projects.

See the job profile. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Louise Gibson, Head of Individual Giving on 020 7307 3349.

To apply, please send your CV together with a covering letter detailing why you believe you are suitable for this role and how you meet the person specification to Pete Thompson, HR Manager, RAF Benevolent Fund, 67 Portland Place, London W1B 1AR or email pete.thompson@rafbf.org.uk.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday, 30th May 2018 at midday.
Please note interviews will take place on Tuesday 5th June 2018.

Community Fundraiser - Scotland and Northern Ireland

Terms: Full time fixed term contract
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: c. £28,000 + car and benefits

We need to recruit an exceptional community fundraiser with the skills and experience to further develop our fundraising capabilities primarily within Scotland. As part of our UK community fundraising team, you will be responsible for raising income by maximising existing networks of supporters and building new relationships within the RAF and with community groups and local business in Edinburgh and Glasgow.

To be successful in this interesting and rewarding role you'll need to have:

  • proven experience of exceeding fundraising targets
  • strong networking skills and the ability to quickly build relationships
  • ability to influence and motivate people to support us
  • passion and commitment to make a difference

You must have proven community fundraising experience, ideally possessing an Institute of Fundraising Certificate. You will also have initiative, flair and enthusiasm for the work of the RAF Benevolent Fund. If you know something about the RAF that would also be useful but is not essential.

The role requires significant travel around a large geographical area and some overnight stays away from home as well as working occasional evenings and weekends at events.

See the job profile for this role. To apply please send your CV and a covering letter, outlining why you believe you would excel at this role, to Pete Thompson, Human Resources Manager, email pete.thompson@rafbf.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 29 May 2018. Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on the 13 or 14 June.

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