Individual Giving Officer

Surfers Against Sewage

St Agnes, Cornwall
£19,500 - £22,500 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent Franka Fueller

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning, marine conservation

Closing date: Monday, 3rd February 2020   6 days left

Who are we?

Surfers Against Sewage is a national marine conservation and campaigning charity dedicated to protecting the ocean and we won’t stop until it’s completely clean, safe and protected for everyone.

From our headquarters in St Agnes, Cornwall, we inspire, unite and empower communities to take action to protect oceans, beaches, waves and wildlife. Our campaigns tackle environment issues including marine plastic pollution, water quality, climate change and coastal development.

The new role:

We have exciting plans to grow unrestricted income to protect the ocean and we’re looking for a talented and motivated individual to help establish and grow our Individual Giving programme.

You’ll be joining a skilled team to grow our income and inspire new members and donors across the UK to support SAS. You’ll work on developing a broad range of digital and print communications and appeals, including our popular members’ magazine.

You’ll play an important role in developing and delivering our individual giving strategy and work closely with the wider Fundraising and Campaign teams to spot opportunities.

The role is full time 37.5 hours and will be based in our headquarters overlooking the sea in St Agnes, Cornwall.

About you:

We’re looking for a talented and motivated individual with experience of working in a successful fundraising or marketing team, in an acquisition or engagement role.

You will have experience of digital and print marketing tactics, copywriting and creating content to recruit, develop and retain donors or customers. You’ll have an eye for spotting opportunities and enjoy contributing to strategy.

Above all, you’ll have a passion for fundraising and the desire to work in a high performing team.

What we’re offering:

Salary £19,500-£22,500

25 days per year plus Bank Holidays - and 1 additional day holiday per year after each full year of service, up to 3 years.

We’re currently piloting a new flexitime policy, so your hours can be spread around core hours of 10.30am - 3.30pm

Our office is based in an incredible location overlooking the sea and there’s a beautiful beach 5 mins walk from the office!

See JD for full details on full benefits.

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter explaining why you want the role, how your skills and experience meet the requirements and what you can bring to the team to 

 Full details and Job Description can be found on our website here -

Closing date: 10pm Monday 3rd February

Interviews expected to be held on Monday 17th February at SAS HQ in St Agnes, Cornwall.

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