Meningitis Research Foundation
Meningitis Research Foundation

Charity registered in Scotland SC037586

Meningitis Research Foundation funds research to prevent meningitis and septicaemia, promotes education and awareness to reduce death and disability, and gives support to people affected.  We are a national charity with offices in Bristol, Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin, and Blantyre in Malawi.


Current vacancies

Fundraising and Support Officer x 2

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th April 2019

The candidate

We are looking to recruit 2 x Fundraising and Support Officers based in our Edinburgh office. The ideal candidate will be a natural leader with excellent communication skills. They will bring real energy and drive to a role that requires flexibility, working with volunteers and developing and securing fundraising opportunities in their community.

Context

Community is the heartbeat of MRF and this role is key to ensuring MRF is part of every community. You will develop our profile, build partnerships and strengthen our work with volunteers to ensure they have the skills and opportunity to raise funds on our behalf.

Purpose

  • To support, develop and inspire volunteers, community fundraisers and key supporters, utilising these networks to raise funds that enable MRF to achieve a world without meningitis and septicemia
  • To ensure individuals and families affected by meningitis and septicaemia have the support, guidance and information they need
  • To raise the public profile of the MRF with families and key stakeholders in the community
  • To deliver the agreed community fundraising strategy, implementation plan, targets and income growth
Shortlist

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