Events Fundraising Coordinator

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Home Worker (England, Wales and NI)

Salary: £22,814 - £23,735 depending on skills and experience + London allowance of £3,600 if applicable

Working Hours: 35 per week

Closing Date: 02 January 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed (interviews will be conducted through Zoom or Teams)

Contact: Roisin Greenup - roisin.greenup@alzheimers.org.uk / 07738 115880

Events Fundraising Coordinator

Reference number: VAC2656

**Please Note that if we receive enough suitable applications before the close date we will stop applications early. Please apply early to avoid disappointment!**

The deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is 5pm on the closing date.

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic Events Fundraising Coordinator to join our ambitious Events team, working within our Memory Walk team. As a team, we deliver the organisation’s flagship event programme, Memory Walk, and our new event series, GLOW. We aim to provide the best possible event experience, to increase sign ups and income, to ultimately support more people affected by dementia.

This role will be responsible for supporting on key aspects of both the GLOW and Memory Walk series delivery with specific focus on supporter care, internal and external relationship management, and process support. This will ensure the smooth running of our events, that we are providing the best possible experience for our participants and that income targets are reached.

About you

We are looking for an organised, innovative and target driven individual who has experience working in a busy events environment. Supporting on multiple events across the GLOW and Memory Walk series, you’ll be able to prioritise your own workload, make quick data-led decisions and problem solve to ensure we maximise our income to increase the impact we have on the lives of people affected by dementia.

You will be a great communicator who is comfortable building relationships both internally and externally and is experienced in providing outstanding supporter care with great attention to detail.

We are looking for someone who is passionate and enthusiastic to play a key role in the delivery of our growing events.

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. 

You can also visit our Working for Us pages, which give you more information about what it’s like to be an employee at the Society.

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Please note, that for home-working roles, we require a reliable WiFi connection and a minimum 10Mb/s broadband. For our home-working employees, we currently offer a home-working allowance of £16 pounds a month (full-time).

If you’re experiencing problems applying for this role please contact recruitment@alzheimers.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do. This means ensuring our recruitment processes are barrier-free and inclusive as possible to everyone. We will make adjustments for people who have a disability or long-term condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application process, please contact us at recruitment@alzheimers.org.uk.

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