Job vacancy | Fundraiser

Job vacancy | Fundraiser

08 January 2019

We are seeking an enthusiastic, all-round fundraiser who can support the implementation of our fundraising strategy.  Your work will support Scouts Scotland in the delivery of our ambitious plans for Scouting and young people.

About Scouts Scotland

We are Scotland’s largest co-education youth movement. Each week we help almost 40,000 young people across Scotland enjoy fun, friendship and outdoor adventure. By 2023 we will have prepared more young people with skills for life, supported by amazing leaders, delivering an inspiring programme. We will be growing, more inclusive, shaped by young people and will make a bigger impact in our communities. 

Position: Fundraiser

Location: Scouts Scotland HQ, Dunfermline

Contract: Full time or part time, permanent

Hours: Up to 37 hours per week

Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum depending on full or part-time hours

Role Summary and Purpose

This role will support the Head of Fundraising, Finance and Administration in the implementation and growth of our fundraising strategy.  This is an exciting position for someone to provide outstanding support to our community and events fundraising activities across Scotland and to develop your trust and grant fundraising experience.  

About you

We are looking for someone with broad fundraising experience to support the Head of Fundraising, Finance and Administration. You will work creatively, engaging with donors, inspiring donations among existing and future supporters and members. You will have experience of working in one of these areas of fundraising: community, events, trusts.

Application Schedule

The closing date for applications is 9am on 31 January 2019. Applications should be emailed to or sent by post to Scouts Scotland Headquarters (Recruitment), Fordell Firs, Hillend, Dunfermline, KY11 7HQ.

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Interview Schedule

Interviews will be held at Scouts Scotland Headquarters in the week commencing 11 February 2019. Please note that if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.