Community and Events Officer

  • Full time
  • £28,006 – £31,050
  • On site: Edinburgh - Charis House
  • Closing 23rd June 2024


  • Advertised from 10th June 2024
  • Permanent
  • Job reference: 002168

Role

Are you passionate about making a difference in your community? Do you thrive on organizing dynamic events and building strong relationships? CrossReach is looking for an energetic and dedicated Community and Events Officer to join our team in Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Event Champion: Recruit and support participants for fundraising events, including exciting challenge events and local activities.
  • Local Hero: Act as the go-to contact for all fundraising queries in your area, providing timely and helpful support.
  • Event Organizer: Plan, organize, and host engaging events to promote CrossReach and attract new donors.
  • Community Connector: Collaborate with community organizations and support corporate fundraising initiatives to broaden our reach.
  • CRM Guru: Manage and maintain the CRM database, ensuring all communications are accurate and timely.
  • Safety First: Ensure all events comply with health and safety standards and best practices.

Why Join Us?

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits: Enjoy a rewarding compensation package.
  • Innovative Opportunities: Lead and innovate in the fundraising space.
  • Supportive Environment: Work in a mission-driven organization that values your contributions.
  • Community Impact: Make a tangible difference in the lives of those we serve.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Education: Educated to Higher/A level (or equivalent); a degree in events, communications, or fundraising is a plus.
  • Experience: Proven track record in recruiting participants and organizing successful fundraising events.
  • Skills: Strong networking and relationship-building abilities, proficiency in MS Office, CRM systems, and social media management.
  • Mobility: Valid driver's license and access to a car.

Ready to be part of a team that truly cares? Join us at CrossReach and make a real impact in the community. Apply now and help us drive meaningful change through innovative fundraising and community engagement.

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