Fundraising Support Officer

Location: London / Manchester
Closing Date: 2nd Jun 2023
Anna Freud (square)

Employment Type: Employed

Location: London / Manchester.
Application Deadline: 02 June 2023 12:00.
Positions Available: 1.
Vacancy Type: Permanent/Full Time.
Working Hours: Full-time (35 hours per week) or part-time (minimum 28 hours per week). Flexible working is possible. Some out of hours work (before 09:00, after 17:00 and weekend) may be required occasionally.
Salary: £31,000 to £32,500 per annum FTE, depending on experience, plus 6% contributory pension scheme.

Job Summary

The Anna Freud Centre is a world-leading mental health charity for children, young people and their families. Our mission is to close the gap in wellbeing and mental health by advancing, translating, delivering, and sharing the best science and practice with everyone who impacts the lives of children, young people and their families. More information about the Anna Freud Centre is available on our website:

We value diversity and aim to have diverse workforce that reflects the community and our service users, in line with our vision, values and inclusion commitments. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

The Fundraising Support Officer provides vital support across the Fundraising team on a daily basis, undertaking a variety of tasks to ensure efficient and effective working practices across the team. The Fundraising team is responsible for all major donor, trust and foundation, corporate, community and statutory income. It is a high-growth, responsive and innovative team, having increased annual revenue by £1 million in the last 12 months to £4.6 million. The post-holder will have a key responsibility for migrating our current customer relationship management (CRM) system to a new platform over the next few months. They will also provide support across the Fundraising team in maintaining our fundraising pipeline, monitoring fundraising income, carrying out due diligence on prospective funders, ensuring that donations are acknowledged promptly and appropriately, and undertaking key administrative tasks to support our fundraising activity.

This is an excellent opportunity to work across a busy and successful fundraising team, developing understanding of the various income streams we secure (trusts and foundations, statutory, major donors, corporates and community). You will also have exposure to and gain insight from the most experienced specialists in the mental health and wellbeing space. This is an exceptional opportunity for an organised, collaborative and motivated individual to join a highly successful and energetic team, as the Centre drives forward with its ambitious Closing the Gap strategy.

Please email [email protected] with any job enquiries, or if you require assistance or experience difficulties when applying. Please note that successful candidate(s) will be asked to evidence their Right to Work in the UK post-job offer – we do not hold a sponsor licence therefore we are unable to provide Visa sponsorship.

Hybrid working (a mixture of onsite and home/remote working). Staff are working onsite for at least 20% of their working hours, either at the Anna Freud Centre in King’s Cross (4-8 Rodney Street, London N1 9JH) or our Northern Hub in Manchester (Huckletree, The Express Building, 9 Great Ancoats Street, Manchester M4 5AD).

Contract duration

Closing date for applications
Midday (12pm), Friday 2 June 2023.

Notification of interview
Shortlisted applicants will be notified no later than Thursday 8 June 2023. During shortlisting, applicants are anonymously assessed using the criteria visible in the Job Profile. Please note: due to the high volume of applications received, we will not be able to provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 12 June 2023.

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