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Current opportunities to join the team include:
Corporate Fundraising Coordinator
We are looking to recruit a Corporate Fundraising Coordinator, who has energy and a willingness to learn, to be part of our Investment and Partnerships team and be responsible for securing income and influence from corporate led partnerships through the delivery of a tailored account management service.
SIA is the expert voice and leading source of support for people with spinal cord injuries and their families. We have an impressive track record of providing high impact, quality services for 45 years, with the success of our sustained income generation being critical to this. You’ll be joining the charity at a pivotal time in its development. SIA has been successful in securing a major funding partnership, alongside our continued charity partnership with Williams Formula One Racing, that offers exciting opportunities for the future.
Our ideal candidate will have a strong background in developing partnerships with a range of corporate organisations. Our specific connections are relevant to spinal cord injured individuals and their families, including care agencies, solicitors, product companies and wealth managers however, we welcome interest from individuals with experience in different sectors.
There is a need for you to be an effective and persuasive communicator selling funding packages at the same time as demonstrating the value for that business. In addition, we want to see strong interpersonal, planning, IT and time management skills.
In return, we offer you the opportunity to be part of a committed, passionate and friendly team and to develop and strengthen national partnerships for a life-changing cause.
Based at our offices in Milton Keynes, this is a full-time post (37.5 hours per week) offered at a salary of £27,142 per annum plus 25 days’ annual leave and usual Bank Holidays, pension scheme, life cover and free parking.
The deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 7th October 2019
Interviews will be held in Milton Keynes on Monday 14th October 2019
Fundraising Events Coordinator
We are looking to recruit a Fundraising Events Coordinator to join the team and be responsible for managing our diverse portfolio of Special Events across the UK, including black tie dinners, charity race days, golf days and networking events amongst others.
Our successful candidate will be a dynamic and innovative individual who, as well as delivering a series of existing events, will look to identify opportunities to expand the event calendar by developing effective strategies and marketing plans designed to maximise income and broaden our supporter base. They will have a proven track record in event management (preferably in the fundraising sector), have excellent communication, planning and time management skills, and be able to prioritise a busy workload. They will also have the ability to manage and deliver fundraising budgets at a good return, regularly evaluating the financial viability of events and developing contingencies to address shortfalls.
Based at our offices in Milton Keynes, this is a full-time post (37.5 hours per week) offered at a salary of £27,540 per annum plus 25 days’ annual leave and usual Bank Holidays, pension scheme and life cover.
Closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 20th September
Interviews will be held in Milton Keynes on Monday 30th September 2019.
Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Manager
Do you have a passion for strategic analysis? Do you believe in the power of evidence and data to develop high impact services? Then you may have what it takes to join us.
Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) is the leading national charity supporting people paralysed by spinal cord injury. We are looking for someone with outstanding research and analytical skills to help us to develop life-changing services for SCI people. You will be responsible for upgrading our information management systems, redesigning and expanding them to ensure that data, evidence and user experience are placed at the centre of our service development.
We are looking for someone with the ability to apply creative solutions to complex problems. Motivated, flexible and able to work as part of a team, you will have experience of developing effective and efficient systems for gathering and evaluating data. You should also have a strong desire to learn about the work of SIA and the needs of spinal cord injured people. This role will suit someone with experience in a similar organisation, or someone with relevant transferable skills seeking to move into the charity sector.
Based at our head office in Milton Keynes, this is a full-time role (37.5 hours per week) and is offered at a salary of £30-32,000 per annum, depending on experience.
Closing date for completed applications: 5pm Friday 27th September 2019
Interviews will be held at SIA House on Wednesday 16th October
No CVs and no agencies please.
We also have a number of volunteering opportunities – find out more here.
SIA is accredited as a ‘Disability Confident: Employer’ by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). For more details about what this means, visit the DWP website.