National Community Fundraiser (maternity cover)

To generate income through delivery of our community fundraising strategy

Based in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Part-time position – 21 hours per week; 13-month fixed-term contract
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 per annum, depending on experience (pro rata)

The Lymphoma Association is a national charity which provides information and support to people affected by lymphoma – the fifth most common cancer in the UK. We also work with and support the healthcare practitioners who care for lymphoma patients.

We are looking for a passionate and motivated fundraiser to generate and increase income through community and local fundraising activities.  By further developing our fundraising strategy, you will support individuals and community groups to raise funds for the Association and help build excellent donor relationships. You will also manage and support two regional community fundraisers to maximise income within their regions.

Applicants will be able to hit the ground running, with at least two years’ experience of successfully meeting targets in a community fundraising role, working with volunteers and donor relationship development. Previous line management experience would also be an advantage.

The Lymphoma Association has a positive and compassionate culture. Our vision, mission and values are embedded in all that we do.

Our vision
Everyone affected by lymphoma will receive the best possible support, treatment and care.

Our mission 
Through information, education, support and influence, we will make sure no-one has to face their lymphoma alone.

Our organisational values 
The Lymphoma Association works to a clear set of values in everything that it does, as follows:

Staff receive excellent benefits such as generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced entitlements to sick pay and maternity/paternity/adoption leave and pay, and access to a life assurance and permanent disability insurance scheme.

Job description

Lymphoma Association overview

Application form

Equal opportunities and diversity form

If you would like to apply for the role, please complete the Application Form. Candidates’ applications will be scored by their ability to demonstrate how they meet the criteria of the Person Specification in the Job Description. Please email your application to jobs@lymphomas.org.uk 

Closing date for applications is 12pm on Wednesday 7 February 2018. Interviews will be held in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire in the week commencing 12 February 2018.​

If you have any queries about the application process, please contact Non Kinchin-Smith, HR Officer n.kinchin-smith@lymphomas.org.uk 

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all sections of society. 

The Lymphoma Association is a registered charity in England and Wales (1068395) and in Scotland (SC045850).