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Marketing and Digital Fundraising Executive

  • We’re looking for someone with an experience and interest in all things digital fundraising to help develop our charity’s online fundraising profile.The role will involve:Work across our marketing and fundraising teams to support and drive forward digital fundraising opportunities
    Play a lead role in the development and delivery of virtual fundraising events and challenges – through our online fundraising platform
    Help grow our Facebook fundraising presence by testing new ideas and concepts
    Work with our supporter care team to provide excellent customer service to fundraisers
    Support the wider team with direct marketing fundraising asks
    Adopt a test and learn approach to all activity to optimise resultsAbout youYou will be motivated by new opportunities to engage supporters digitally and will be comfortable driving forward your own ideas and working across multiple teams and workstreams.

    You will be motivated by the digital fundraising environment, always looking to test new approaches to benefit the charity and improve your own skills.

    You will have the following skills and experience:

    A comprehensive understanding of the workings of virtual events and challenges
    A digital high performer – with experience working with content management systems, email and social media platforms
    Experience and understanding of key digital marketing disciplines
    Excellent copywriting skills
    Experience leading or contributing to cross team projects
    Dedication to providing excellent customer service

    About us

    Yorkshire Cancer Research is the largest independent cancer charity in England. With an ambitious goal of saving 2000 lives a year, it is an exciting time to be joining the charity. Every week in Yorkshire almost 600 people are told they have cancer, by working for Yorkshire Cancer Research you are helping to protect and save these lives.

    The Benefits

    We offer all our employees a wide range of benefits including an enhanced contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays (increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service), flexible working arrangements, private medical insurance, enhanced maternity leave, career progression, learning and development, wellbeing initiatives, offices within walking distance of Harrogate train station, free onsite parking and a whole lot more.

    We’ve got a strong set of values that inform everything we do and we’re looking for people who are aligned with these. As our Digital Marketing Officer, you will strive for excellence, have integrity, champion expertise through improvement and innovation and be a great team player. To find out more about our values and how important they are to us, please visit our website.

    To Apply

    To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner (recruitment@ycr.org.uk). Please read our privacy notice before applying.

    Please visit our Careers Page to find out more about working for Yorkshire Cancer Research and to view the full role profile.

    The charity is a responsible and flexible employer. We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

    We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us.

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Jacob Smith House
7 Grove Park Court

01423 501269

Job Vitals

Type: Full Time

Closing date for applications: 2022-04-24

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000

Reference Number: 116194

You must have a degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline or proven experience working in a similar role at a similar level, and an understanding of digital marketing within the charity sector.

Type: Full Time
Categories: Charity, Marketing

You must have experience of working in a digital and technology role at a similar level, working on multiple projects within a project management or delivery environment, developing and maintaining strong relationships with a broad range of stakeholders and a passion for the digital and technology landscape. Reporting to the Digital & Technology Manager, you will help to administer and deliver the digital roadmap, co-ordinate (or lead) the delivery of projects and support departments across the charity to take full advantage of our technology.

Type: Full Time
Categories: Charity, Marketing