Charity registered in Scotland SC012302
SCIAF is the official overseas relief and development agency of the Catholic Church in Scotland. It was established in 1965 to express the commitment and concern of the Scottish Catholic community towards low income and marginalised communities across the world. Our long-term development programmes are based on a partnership model which aims to strengthen the ability of low income people to respond to their own situation. SCIAF also responds to humanitarian emergencies, working with local partners and via international networks.
Located in the Engagement Department (Fundraising, Communications and Education), the Fundraising team plays a key role in developing opportunities for supporter engagement to achieve the growth plans set out in the Engagement Strategy and the wider 2016-2020 strategic plan for SCIAF. This role will work with the Senior Individual Giving Officer to implement and deliver key tasks of the Individual Giving strategy as part of the wider Fundraising Strategy. Using the latest sector trends and up to date fundraising industry standards, it will maximise lifetime value of our donors by increasing the frequency and levels of their giving.
Located in the Engagement Department (Fundraising, Communications and Education), the Fundraising team plays a key role in developing opportunities for supporter engagement to achieve the growth plans set out in the Engagement Strategy and the wider 2016-2020 strategic plan for SCIAF.
With support from the Fundraising Manager, this new role will lead the new Community Engagement team and develop and deliver a new strategy as we focus on working with the Catholic population in Scotland through their communities (primarily parishes and schools) to generate short, medium and long-term income and long-term engagement using a variety of new opportunities for fundraising, volunteering and campaigning.
About the post: This role oversees and reports on the financial aspects of institutional grants and represents SCIAF with key donors. The postholder will prepare and review the budgets, financial and audit reports of SCIAF’s partners in collaboration with project staff. They will also help build the capacity of our overseas partners in financial issues related to institutional grant and will assist the Head of Central Services in the preparation/review of financial reporting requirements.