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Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Direct Marketing Executive

Circa £29,000

Full-time permanent post based in Aldgate, Central London

The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is fighting for a life unlimited for everyone affected by the condition. Our mission is to create a world where everyone living with cystic fibrosis will be able to look forward to a long, healthy life.

The Cystic Fibrosis Trust has a fundamental story to tell, a story of a devastating genetic condition and the fight to lift the limits people with cystic fibrosis (CF) currently face. It’s the story of a mission to create a new future where everyone with cystic fibrosis can live a life unlimited by their condition.

The charity is at an exciting time as we prepare to take our fight further and wider than ever before. We’re campaigning to put cystic fibrosis on the government agenda and to raise awareness of CF around the country on a local and national level.

This exciting post is responsible for fundraising from individuals through a range of direct marketing techniques and to recruit and retain individual donors for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. Working in a small and passionate team, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference and get hands on experience of all elements of direct marketing. Activities include direct mail, raffles/gaming, telemarketing, digital marketing and payroll giving.

The right candidate will have a broad range and experience of direct marketing skills and a passion for learning and developing. As a member of the Fundraising Regulator the Trust aspires to the highest quality, compliant fundraising. Our supporters are often personally affected by cystic fibrosis and are highly knowledgeable and committed to the Trust. With a good, sound working knowledge of using relational databases, Excel and Microsoft Office you will help us to beat cystic fibrosis for good. Good planning and organisational skills are essential and your passion for our cause will be clear.

If you feel you can contribute to helping us create a life unlimited for people with cystic fibrosis, take a look at the full role description. Then complete the application form and equal opportunities formand send your CV and a covering letter detailing your relevant experience to The equal opportunities form will be separated from your application form prior to the selection process. The information you provide will be treated as sensitive data under the Data Protection Act 1998.

Closing date for completed applications will be Friday 1 December 2017 with interviews being held on 6 & 7 December 2017.


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