Application Deadline

Reference: GAO/07/14

Salary: c£22k per annum, (plus London Weighting Allowance) pro rata

Hours: 14 hours per week (9.30am - 5.30pm)

Contract: Permanent

Location: Sands Head Office – 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY 

Sands, the Stillbirth and neonatal charity is a well respected national charity that:

  • Supports anyone affected by the death of a baby.
  • Works in partnership with health professionals to ensure that bereaved parents and families receive the best possible care.
  • Promotes and funds research that could help to reduce loss of babies’ lives.

Sands is growing and we are investing in our staff team and part of this expansion we are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic person to join the Fundraising Team.

Sands fundraising team is expanding and we are looking to recruit a Gift Aid Officer to support the busy team.  We are looking to increase income and this role will be instrumental in helping us to achieve this.

 A confident manner and excellent communication skills are vital along with the ability to work as part of a growing team and also on your own and on your own initiative.  A good understanding of fundraising practices and GiftAid is essential and experience of working in a similar role would be ideal. 

Excellent customer service skills are needed to ensure that Sands continues to maintain and grow at the levels required to maintain the services we provide.

Please review the job description below and return the completed application form and equal opportunities form to

Closing date: 1st August 2014

Job description. 

Application form. 

Equal opportunities form. 

As we are a small charity and have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with individual feedback about their applications.

Interviews will be held at our Head Office: Sands, 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY