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Fundraising Administrator

  • Full time
  • £19,500 – £21,634
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th August 2021

  • Advertised from 13th August 2021
  • Hours: 37.5 per week. Fixed Term Contract – 12 Months
  • W661


Around since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity. SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years.

Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

Would you like to be part of a driven and dynamic fundraising team? The role of Fundraising Administrator is integral in ensuring successful delivery of our ambitious fundraising strategy. You will support the fundraising team providing essential administration to ensure the highest standards of supporter care are delivered at all times. You will help to maintain the fundraising database and ensure streamlined processing of all donations received from SAMH supporters.

You will work with the team in a variety of ways including:

• Managing the processing of all donations, ensuring receipt, banking, data capture and fulfilment

• Building effective relationships with our suppliers, processing and generating invoices

• Work with the Fundraising Operations team to ensure all donations are thanked within agreed timescales

Our ideal candidate will be highly organised, with excellent attention to detail. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience of working with databases.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications will be Thursday 26th August 2021 at 12 noon.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 9th September 2021.

Basic Disclosure, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website

Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to, no other form of application will be accepted.