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| 29th September, 2021

Fundraising and Communications Assistant

Children’s Heartbeat Trust – Join our Team

Supporting children and young people with heart disease in Northern Ireland.

We are a children’s charity based in Northern Ireland that offers our employees the opportunity to make a real and lasting difference to the lives of children and young people living with congenital heart disease (CHD), and their families.  We are passionate about providing support to those affected by CHD and believe in delivering the highest standards of care and support to our heart families.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and committed individual to join our team.

Fundraising and Communications Assistant

Hours: 37.5/ week

Location: Based in Belfast, covering Northern Ireland

Fixed term contract for 2 years.

Salary: £18,562 – £18,933

Essential Requirements include:

  • 6 GCSE’s Grade C or above to include English and Maths or equivalent
  • Demonstrate a minimum of 2 years’ experience working with databases

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with fundraising campaigns throughout the year including events, community fundraising, corporate fundraising, in memory and individuals giving.
  • Provide excellent donor care and support through face to face interactions, telephone, email, social media and written communications.
  • Update social media platforms, website and publications with relevant information in relation to the charity’s fundraising events and support services.
  • Collate and Record communication analytics across website and social media platforms for planning, monitoring and reporting.

For an application pack please email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 5pm on Tuesday 19th October 2021

Children’s Heartbeat Trust reserve the right to interview only those candidates who appear from the information provided to be the most suitable for the job.

Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday 2nd November 2021

We are an equal opportunities employer.



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