This vacancy has now closed

Community Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £24,500
  • Edinburgh (with frequent travel)
  • Closing 29th September 2019

  • Advertised from 12th September 2019
  • 35 hours per week. Permanent.


Age Scotland is the national charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 so that they can love later life.

We support and enable hundreds of community and older people’s groups across Scotland. We provide information, friendship and advice through our free helpline and publications. We tackle loneliness and isolation with our Community Connecting Service and much more.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Community Fundraiser to join the Fundraising and Marketing team at Age Scotland.

The purpose of this role is to implement the fundraising strategy and take a lead role in maximising income from community fundraising activities with a focus on challenge/sponsored events, bespoke Age Scotland events, private and street collections, static collection boxes, fundraising volunteers and local businesses.

The successful applicant will have a successful track record in community fundraising and achieving or exceeding targets.

The post will be based in Edinburgh.

Application notes

Full details of the role are available from our website: Alternatively, you can call 0333 323 2400 to request an application pack.

Closing date: 8pm on Sunday 29th September 2019

Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Monday 7 October 2019

Age Scotland, part of the Age Network, is an independent charity dedicated to improving the later lives of older people on the ageing journey, within a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in Scotland. Reg No: 153343 Charity No: SC010100. Registered Office: Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh EH9 1PR.