Community Fundraiser – closing date 14 July 2017

We are looking for a Community Fundraiser to join our busy fundraising team. This is a key role and is integral to the development of successful support from the local community and to maximising long-term relationships with community supporters and donors.

Main tasks include:

  • Developing, maintaining and implementing several community events and activities to increase income generation and raising the charity’s profile within the Reading area, including the annual music festival, Are You Listening?
  • Identifying existing community events such as summer fairs and marathons at which Reading Mencap can take part
  • Taking responsibility for the recruitment of volunteers for Reading Mencap’s fundraising events and activities.

The postholder will be required to attend events in the Reading area and some weekend and evening working may be required.

Address Line 1
21 Alexandra Road
Contract type
Part time
Central Reading
£10 per hour, 16 hours per week
Marie-Claire Dillon, Fundraising Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 966 2518
How to apply

For a job description and application form, please contact or call 0118 966 2518.

If you would like an informal chat before you make an application, please contact Marie-Claire Dillon on 0118 966 2518, email or Mandi Smith on 0118 966 2518, email

Open for applications from
21 June 2017
Closing date for applications
14 July 2017
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course