Senior Fundraising Operations Officer

Could you help families through one of the most challenging and emotional times of their life? One in seven babies are born premature or sick and needing care on a neonatal unit – this isn’t what most parents expect for their baby. Join Bliss to support babies, families and NHS staff and make an impact at this critical time.

Role Summary

Bliss is an award winning, digital first organisation looking for a Senior Fundraising Operations Officer to play a central role in a supportive and ambitious Fundraising Team.

You will have experience of working with processes and supporters, with a particular emphasis on CRMs and fundraising operations, and will have a passion for delivering excellent supporter care in as efficient way as possible.

The ideal candidate will have experience of creating and managing data and supporter care processes for a fundraising team or similar private sector organisation, and will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Understanding of a variety of fundraising techniques and the key operational needs of each type of fundraising activity
  • Highly computer literate, with experience of fundraising CRMs, Excel, and batch importing data
  • Excellent time management, with the ability to prioritise workloads to meet demanding deadlines
  • Willingness to accept responsibility
  • Excellent internal and external relationship management
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving ability
  • Excellent attention to detail

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop and refine their skills in this varied and creative role.

Why work for Bliss?

Bliss values and celebrates the work of its Fundraising Team and our organisation’s strategy prioritises a mix of digital and traditional ways of building relationships with supporters. We understand that we all have different priorities at home and we therefore offer a mix of financial and non-financial benefits including 25 days paid holiday, flexible working practices, time off for volunteering, learning and development via peer to peer, blended, cascaded and self-directed learning and family friendly policies.

How to apply

Interested applicants are requested to submit the following documents by emailing davidb@bliss.org.uk (David Boorman) or via post to: HR Officer, Bliss, 4th Floor, Maya House, 134-138 Borough High Street, London SE1 1LB

  • CV
  • Supporting statement explaining how you meet the above criteria
  • Equal Opportunities Form

Recruitment Timeline

  • The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 16 September 2019 but please note that early applications may be prioritised
  • The first round of interviews is provisionally scheduled for 18-19 September at the Bliss head office
  • Second round interviews will be arranged for the following week

It is Bliss’ policy not to contact applicants who have not been invited for interview so if you have not heard from us by 18 September you should assume that, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.

Job Description

Equal Opportunities Form