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Junior Fundraiser Training Programme

United Kingdom
Job Type
21 Sep 2022
Break into fundraising and make a difference Are you passionate and self-motivated? Do you have excellent written and verbal communication skills? If you would like to use your abilities to raise funds for charities, Chell Perkins Ltd's Junior Fundraiser Training Programme will teach you everything you need to know. Chell Perkins Ltd makes a real impact on the third sector through fundraising. We want to nurture a new generation of fundraisers to provide a wider range of charities with access to exceptional fundraising support. "This programme has been an amazing opportunity to work with so many different clients, and constantly learn new skills on the job. I have learned so much in my first year." Junior Fundraiser, 2022 How it works Year one: You will be inducted into an immersive home-based training programme, featuring online training with the Chartered Institute of Fundraising and our own specialist team, as well as self-study. You will gain a practical, hands-on understanding of fundraising with trusts and foundations for a portfolio of charity partners. You will be involved in the company's work from day one, in client-facing meetings, researching trusts and foundations, and writing fundraising bids, always fully supported by more experienced team members. Year two: This year you will continue with your trust and foundation work and begin to develop familiarity with a wider range of approaches, including direct mail, corporate, capital, events, individual donor and major donor fundraising. There will also be the opportunity to study for the Chartered Institute of Fundraising's Certificate in Fundraising, or equivalent, fully funded by Chell Perkins Ltd. Years three to five: By now you will have gained practical fundraising skills across a diverse range of income streams. This experience will enable you to develop further skills in fundraising strategy and consultancy across the third sector. There will also be opportunities to study for further professional qualifications and to specialise in your chosen field and career path from this point onwards. " The hands-on training opportunities that come with a role at Chell Perkins are invaluable for anyone who is looking to get into fundraising. I don't think you could find a more immersive and rewarding experience in the charity sector anywhere else!" Junior Fundraiser, 2022 Why Chell Perkins? At the end of our Junior Fundraiser Training Programme, you will be a professional fundraiser, capable of fundraising for partner charities of any size in any field. But there's much more to the scheme than that. Get in touch to find out more about our opportunities to complete professional qualifications ability to work from anywhere in Great Britain buddy system for trainees quarterly team-building days monthly 'work from anywhere' food and drink allowance staff sabbatical scheme after five years' service. The Chell Perkins team are a great bunch of people to work with. We really care about our partner charities and YOUR future. Our supportive and empowering work culture will enable you to realise your own potential. "The whole team is invested in your development and goes above and beyond in teaching and encouraging you to think critically about the third sector and the role of fundraising in society. This programme is truly unique and rewarding. I recommend it to anyone thinking of beginning a fundraising career." Junior Fundraiser, 2020 Client mix Candidates should be aware that at present 70% of our partner charities come from a Christian background (churches or Christian charities). While it is not a requirement to be Christian, candidates must be happy to write for a faith-based audience. Applications For more details about this opportunity, click 'apply' to download the Job Description & Person Specification document. If our Junior Fundraiser Training Programme sounds like it could be a perfect fit for you, why not apply? We look forward to hearing from you!
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  • Job Reference: 717444883-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Chell Perkins Ltd
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 19:00:00 EST