Application Deadline

Job title: Supporter Care Officer

Responsible to: Senior Fundraising & Events Co-ordinator 

Location: Sands, Victoria Charity Centre, 11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £23,000 per annum plus £3,400 per annum London Weighting Allowance

Hours:  35 per week (9.30 to 5.30pm, with a one hour unpaid lunch break)

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 seeking a Supporter Care Officer to join its Fundraising Team to ensure the efficient and effective processing of income from supporters and provide excellent customer care.

We need someone with a high degree of accuracy, flexibility, customer service and problem solving skills, with a demonstrated ability to meet set deadlines and targets; producing a high standard of work even when under pressure.  We require a real team-player who has a highly flexible and proactive approach.

The ideal candidate will also have excellent interpersonal skills, good attention to detail and the ability to manage their own workload whilst supporting other team members.

Substantial experience of working with databases and in producing reports, statistics and analysis within CRM databases, such as ThankQ and/or Raiser’s Edge, is an absolute requirement for this role.

Above all, you will have empathy with the overall aims and objectives of the charity and an ability to engage with Sands’ volunteers and supporters in an appropriate and sensitive way.

Closing date: 11th September 2016

Interview date: w/c 19th September 2016

Application information. 

Application form. 

Equal opportunities form. 

As we have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with feedback about their applications. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, then please assume that you have not been shortlisted.