Fundraising Officer

Salary: £21,900 - £22,667 per annum
Hours: Flexible work pattern options considered (Full Time or Part Time)
End date: 9-12 months Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover)

A new opportunity for an experienced fundraiser to join our team on a fixed term basis, has arisen for the role of Major Gifts & Partnership Officer.  Reporting to the Major Gifts and Partnership Manager the successful candidate will support raising money from charitable trusts, corporate partnerships and high net worth individuals. 

Researching potential funders the role holder will be highly motivated to identify new opportunities as well as developing existing relationships.  In addition, you will possess excellent communication skills and be required to write compelling fundraising propositions to charitable trusts as part of the fundraising strategy.

We are looking for someone with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in this field of fundraising with practical experience of trust and foundations, corporate fundraising and major donors.   Experience of broader fundraising principles is desirable

As part of our committed team environment, the working atmosphere is friendly, inspiring and supportive.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes a full-time holiday entitlement starting at 27 days per year, increasing to 33 days plus bank holidays, or continuation of NHS entitlement. A contributory pension scheme, life assurance, plus a contributory cash reimbursement plan for you and family members.  Please see website for further details of our rewards.


Closing date –  4 December 2020

Interview process – First stage virtual introduction meeting, second stage competency-based interview

A full job description is available at the bottom of this page. 

To apply

Please send your completed Hospice application form and an up to date CV to:

HR Admin, St Wilfrid’s Hospice, Walton Lane, Bosham, West Sussex PO18 8QB

01243 755183