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Sands United is a volunteer and supporter-originated product based around football, and is born out of a clear need for bereaved fathers be able to access a less formal type of support.

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and outgoing individual to join our expanding team who is able to hit the ground running and make an impact from day one. This new role will benefit someone who is proactive, highly organised and a good communicator with the drive and passion to further develop their skills by maximising fundraising opportunities through building and growing Sands United. Initially this will be focused around men’s football teams, however we envisage this transferring to other sporting activities and including women’s’ and mixed gender teams and individuals.

You will have a good understanding of how sport can have a positive effect of health and wellbeing, preferably with a sporting background and shared love of sport, with a proven track record of reaching/exceeding income and performance targets.

Additionally, you will have strong IT skills including using a fundraising database plus the ability to use social media effectively within a fundraising environment.

With excellent organisational and communication skills, you will be able to manage a varied and demanding workload. You will have the ability and confidence to build and develop relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders, as you will work closely, sensitively and collaboratively with colleagues across the organisation as well agencies and suppliers. You will work hard to monitor performance to achieve the best results and maximise the potential for Sands United.

To apply:

Please submit your CV, together with a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the criteria in the person specification to Please also complete the Diversity and Equality Monitoring Form and send this with your application.

Closing date for applications 24th July 2019

Interview Date: 30th July 2019

As we have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with feedback about their applications. Interviews will be held at: Victoria Charity Centre, Ground Floor, 11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB. Telephone: 020 7436 7940

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