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Development Officer, Philanthropy

Development Officer, Philanthropy

Salary: £14,294 (£23,824 0.6 FTE)
Contract: Fixed-term until 31st March 2020
Hours: 22.5 hours per week 
Location: Bristol

About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our fundraising department. This individual will play a key role in the philanthropy team by providing superb administrative support, events management, research and donor care to grow philanthropic income.

About you

You’ll thrive in this role if you are passionate about the work of the Soil Association and committed to providing an excellent experience for Soil Association supporters. You will be able to work independently as well as part of a team. You will be highly organised and possess excellent administration, communication, and research skills with strong attention to detail.

Please follow the link below to read the full Job Description for the role.

Our employee benefits

Working with us you will have a range of financial and lifestyle benefits, including:
• 27 days annual holiday plus bank holidays, increasing to 30 days with service (pro rata for part-time)
• A defined contribution pension scheme
• Free membership of the Soil Association Charity
• Discounts on organic produce, farm visits
• Volunteer days to give back to the local community or support green initiatives
• Family friendly policies, flexible working and childcare vouchers
• Cycle to work scheme

Important dates

Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 9th December 2019
Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 16th December 2019 in our Bristol office, 51 Victoria Street, Bristol BS1 6AD

Start date: 2nd January 2020

Please note we will look at applications on arrival and reserve the right to bring the closing date forward at any time.

To apply

Please submit your CV with a covering letter (both in Microsoft Word format). Your covering letter must cover the “essential” criteria listed in the Job Description to: recruitment@soilassociation.org

Please make sure that the file names of the documents you attach contain your name (first name and surname).

Thank you for your interest in supporting our work at the Soil Association.