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The Cottage Family Centre - Fundraising Coordinator
Post: Fundraising Coordinator Salary: £17 per hour Hours: 18 hours per week Location: Kirkcaldy
The Cottage Family Centre is looking for an experienced Fundraising Coordinatorfor their premises in Kirkcaldy. The focus of the work at the Centre is to provide a range of support to those families and individuals within family units who are vulnerable to social exclusion.
The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of fundraising activity, will be specifically responsible for generating essential income for our family centred services through grants, trusts, foundations and corporate sponsors.
Working with their services, you will identify opportunities to generate new income streams. You will be highly organised, with the ability to multitask and prioritise effectively. As importantly, you will bring a positive attitude and personal drive to the role and the wider organisation.
At least 2 years’ experience in a fundraising position for third sector Organisations supporting vulnerable children and families.
The ability to research and develop new income streams
A working knowledge of Microsoft packages
Evidence of writing dynamic funding proposals and evidencing of outcomes through reporting
Inspiring people to commit to the fundraising goals of the Centre
Research skills and attention to detail: sourcing information and statistics, researching trends, assessing costs.
Creativity: putting together innovative events and projects