Communications and Fundraising Assistant

CHAS Bristol
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Contract Details: 
12 months fixed term with potential to be extended
Details of Role: 

Do you want to make a difference to homelessness in Bristol?

If so, why not join CHAS!

CHAS are looking for a Communications and Fundraising Assistant.

CHAS has recently gone through a period of sustainable growth to meet increasing demand for services. This role is a key position within CHAS: helping develop the charity’s emerging communications presence and helping secure revenue streams for the charity’s ambitious future growth. You will work closely with the CHAS Director supported by the mentorship of experienced fundraisers and marketing/communications professionals to ensure the smooth running of key processes. This will include creating and maintaining a marketing & communications program for the charity, strengthening our brand and supporting fundraising applications and appeals. There is opportunity to shape this role as the charity develops.


Personal Outlook

This is a junior role, which comes with on the job training. It would suit a flexible person, with a strong interest in writing and communications, a strong commitment to the voluntary sector and a desire to make a real difference, as part of a small staff team.

We are keen to have a staff team which is representative of the community we serve and also welcome applications from people with life experience of housing and homelessness issues to help us to shape and develop our service.

What’s in it for you?

  • The opportunity to make a big difference in a small organisation
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme/Health Assured Wellbeing App
  • Access to the Bike to Work scheme
  • Employer pension
  • 25 days leave + Bank Holidays (Pro Rata)
  • Homeworking with occasional time in the office (COVID-dependent)

Please see job description for full details.

Closing Date: 
Monday, 8 November, 2021 - 09:00
How to Apply: 
  1. Read through the attached Job Description and Person Specification
  2. Complete the Application Form and Equalities Monitoring form
  3. Email both forms to by 9am, Monday 8th November 2021. CVs will not be accepted.
  4. Interviews will be held week commencing 15th September 2021.

Any queries about the position? Email and we will get back to you at the earliest convenient time.

Contact Person: 
Pieter Roden
Contact Email:
Postal Address: 
CHAS Bristol Easton Business Centre Felix Road Easton BS5 0HE