Digital Fundraising Assistant

£23,000 - £26,000 yearly
  • Sightsavers
  • Haywards Heath, UK
  • Sep 30, 2019
Permanent Administration Fundraising Marketing Project Management Social Media Web

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Sightsavers is seeking an enthusiastic Digital Fundraising Assistant to join our friendly, award-winning Digital Fundraising Team.  This is a varied and vital role which helps ensure that we can run effective digital fundraising campaigns and fully support all fundraising campaigns online.  This position is responsible for managing some specific, discreet digital fundraising projects (such as landing pages and emails) as well as working with colleagues across fundraising and beyond to ensure that digital support for the relevant campaigns runs smoothly.

Salary: £23,000 - £26,000 per annum

The role will involve:

  • managing specific digital fundraising projects which could include the briefing, creation and optimisation of landing pages or new digital advertising creative
  • working with stakeholders to make sure that projects are delivered on time and on budget
  • supporting colleagues with using the email platform
  • adding value to offline fundraising campaigns
  • proactively considering a global perspective to ensure efficiency and optimisation across all countries
  • liaising with our other fundraising teams in the UK, Ireland, Sweden, Norway, Italy, the US and India to keep everyone updated
  • monitoring and reconciling income and expenditure
  • providing admin support to the team and much more...

We're looking for someone with:

  • a real passion for digital and marketing and some experience of managing multiple projects and activities
  • strong organisational and admin skills, as well as writing, editing and proofing skills with great attention to detail
  • an understanding of and commitment to equality of opportunities for disabled is really important

There are some other 'nice to haves' like experience of using a CMS and experience of working in the fundraising/ charitable sector but we are confident that we can support the right individual to excel in this role and learn everything else that they need to know on the job.

We anticipate that interviews will take place at our offices in Haywards Heath w/c 28 October 2019. 

To find out more, please view the full job description.