Fundraising and Marketing Assistant

Young Carers Development Trust
£17,500 - £19,500
Contract Type: 
Part Time
South West
Details of Role: 

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Fundraising and Marketing Assistant with good people skills to support our work at the Young Carers Development Trust. You will help support the fundraising and marketing with community fundraising, funding applications, corporate fundraising, events, and marketing including website and press and media development.

This role would be an excellent opportunity for somebody with office experience looking to move into a fundraising and marketing role within the charity sector.

Please note we will be interviewing for this role on a rolling basis as applicants apply.

Main duties and responsibilities: 

  • Assist on a range of campaigns, including challenge and social events, Trust and Foundation funding letters and applications, corporate fundraising, liaison with local clubs (e.g. rotaries) , fundraising appeals and prospect research, developing funding reports including collating data where needed.
  • Support the team with web related research for fundraising and marketing initiatives 
  • Add events and information onto the YCDT website 
  • Work with the Charity Admin Assistant to update our social media channels and respond to supporter enquiries online 
  • Drafting press releases and news stories contacting media outlets to pitch stories 
  • Support the development of YCDT fundraising and PR events, including targeting guests for events through calling businesses and individuals to ‘sell’ the event. 
  • Work with the Charity Admin Assistant in the development of YCDT’s newsletter
Closing Date: 
Friday, 23 September, 2022 - 14:45
How to Apply: 

To apply please send a covering letter explaining why you are interested in the role and how you are suited to it and CV to Karina Eccles –

Please note we will be interviewing for this role on a rolling basis as applicants apply.

Contact Person: 
Karina Eccles
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
07368 366660
Postal Address: 
C/O The Carers’ Centre, Woodlands, Lower Bristol Road, Bath, BA2 9ES