SSAFA – Community Fundraising Officer


Circa £27,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
London EC3R

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full time Community Fundraising Officer in the Fundraising Department at SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced community fundraiser to identify key supporters and ensure they receive the highest possible standard of supporter care. You will build productive networks with community based groups as well as plan and deliver new fundraising products. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to strategy and make the role your own.


To carry out this role successfully you will have:

  • A good understanding of the principles of stewardship and the measures that are used to achieve high levels of supporter loyalty.
  • An understanding of fundraising project management techniques and their application.
  • Experience in administrative and database processes along with a good attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm, drive and ambition to build on the Charity’s already busy calendar of events.

Download the job description here.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


For further information

If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Jim Morrison, Head of Community Fundraising on 07788410800 for an informal discussion.

Find out about the benefits SSAFA has to offer here.

Closing date: 9am on 23rd January 2017

Interviews: 26th January 2017.  If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to undertake an aptitude test as part of the selection process.

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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