Fundraising Officer

Bristol AFter Stroke
Contract Type: 
Part Time
15 hours a week
Details of Role: 

We are looking for a dynamic fundraiser to join our experienced and dedicated team at Bristol After Stroke.   Established 36 years ago, Bristol After Stroke is an independent local charity helping people rebuild their lives after stroke. Our services offer a unique combination of practical, social, emotional and psychological support to stroke affected people and their carers and loved ones.

This role aims to support Bristol After Stroke raise funding to support our services and ambition.

Main duties include:

  • Work to generate unrestricted and restricted funds from the local community, local businesses, trusts, foundations and grant making bodies towards an agreed income target.
  • Identify groups, committees, individuals, and organisations in the area to develop and support fundraising efforts.
  • Be proactive in fundraising networking, keeping abreast of changes and new developments within the fundraising environment.
  • Manage relationships with existing and new funders ensuring they are aware of Bristol After Stroke’s activities and performance and receive regular updates.
  • Submit high quality, well researched and well targeted proposals to donors that meet funding priorities.
  • Undertake independent research into potential funding bodies that would fund Bristol After Stroke’s work
  • Develop and support a fundraising committee

The individual should be educated to degree level, have two years experience of fundraising and have a successful track record of generating income.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 4 September, 2019 - 17:00
How to Apply: 

To apply please complete the application and equalities monitoring form and return via email to  office@bristolafterstroke  Interviews will be held on Monday 16th SEptember 2019.

If you would like to discuss this position or have any further queries please either contact the office on 0117 9647657 or Rebecca Sheehy on 07989 747960

Contact Person: 
Amy Gill
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
0117 9647657
Postal Address: 
Bristol After Stroke The Gatehouse Centre Hareclive Rd Bristol BS13 9JN