Senior Fundraiser - Community
Based flexibly across the central belt/homebased

Our Community Fundraising team has evolved in recent years and we’re looking for the final piece in the puzzle to manage stand out opportunities and relationships. 

Relationships are at the heart of what we do. The Senior Fundraiser - Community will deliver the best support to show our appreciation and maximise the potential of our supporters. 

We know a lot about our support base, and have the structure to channel creativity and ideas which then become unique and innovative fundraising propositions.  Creating and delivering Dragons Glen Junior has shown that there is a real appetite and space for products like these.  We have a thirst to grow these offerings and this role will play a key part in leading and delivering on some of these projects.

We’re needing someone who can also spot an opportunity and bring it to life.  Our community team have their own geographical patch and will develop key relationships and maximise the potential.

We’re looking for someone who is a real peoples person and has the intuition and drive to deliver on ambitions fundraising plans.

If this sounds like you, please read our candidate pack for more information.

Further Information

This is a permanent, full time role of 35 hours per week based flexibly across the central belt/homebased.

Job title: Senior Fundraiser - Community

Job Subtitle: Based flexibly across the central belt/homebased

Reference number: FR21/14

Location: Based flexibly across the central belt/homebased

Closing date: 30/09/2021 12:00

Interview date: It is anticipated that the interviews will take place on Thursday 7th October 2021.

Salary: £27,477 to £32,076

To apply, please download and complete the attached 3 forms below (A, B and C) and email completed forms to:

Alternately, if you are unable to email us, postal applications may be sent to Human Resources, Children 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 1AT.

Please also refer to the 'Candidate Pack' and ‘Job Description and Person Specification’ and ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information as per relevant documents attached below.

For further information or enquiries, please email:

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st.